Twice a year, the setting sun aligns perfectly with Manhattan’s grid, beautifully illuminating every cross street in the borough.

Half Sun on the grid:
Tuesday, May 29 — 8:17pm
Thursday, July 12 — 8:25pm

Full Sun on the grid:
Wednesday, May 30 — 8:16pm
Wednesday, July 11 — 8:24pm

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Photo credit: 4rilla