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Bazen Manhattan Gündönümü olarak adlandırılan Manhattanhenge, yılda iki kez, batan güneşin New York kentindeki Manhattan'ın doğu-batı sokak ızgarası ile tam olarak aynı doğrultuya geldiği özel bir görünümdür. Güneş 'Büyük Elma'nın üstünde batarken, kesişen her sokağın hem kuzey, hem güney tarafını aydınlatır. New York kentini, gündönümlerinde güneşin taşlarla aynı doğrultuya gelip benzer etkileyicilikte bir görüntü oluşturduğu Stonehenge gibi bir güneş saatine dönüştürdüğü için, bu olaya "Manhattanhenge" adı takılmıştır.

2012 yılında, Manhattanhenge 29 Mayıs ve 12 Temmuz tarihlerinde görülmektedir.

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