Make sure you have your camera handy, because Manhattanhenge is coming back.
On Sunday, July 12 and Monday July 13,the sun will be in perfect alignment with Manhattan’s East-West numbered streets, allowing you to get the perfect sunset photo across the city grid.
According to the Hayden Planetarium, you will be able to see half of the sun on Sunday, July 12 at 8:20 P.M. and the full sun on Monday at 8:21 P.M.
The best streets to view Manhattanhenge are: 14th Street, 23rd Street, 34th Street, 42nd Street and 57th Street.
If standing in the street to snap photos of sunsets isn’t your thing, the Hayden Planetarium will host apublic programthat highlights the history and astronomy of the phenomenon known as Manhattanhenge.