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At the summer solstice, June 21, the Russians are waiting for the most energy-rich sunlight. This alerted the scientific Director of the hydrometeorological center of Russia Roman Vilfand, reports TASS.
According to him, this day the sun reaches 23 degrees North latitude. Under these conditions, the celestial body becomes perpendicular at noon and then goes to the equator.
This phenomenon will not affect the climate. Vilfand explained that if there were no movement of warm and cold air masses, the summer solstice was the most active warming of the underlying surface.
Earlier, the Russians promised a rare solar Eclipse on June 21. In the Moscow planetarium, said that this year astronomical phenomenon will have on the summer solstice. Next time of the dates of events in the XXI century will coincide in 2039.
In Russia you can watch the private phase of the annular Eclipse. Most of them will be visible in the South of the Altai territory, the Republic of Tyva and the Altai Republic near the border with Kazakhstan, China and Mongolia. In the European part of the country the maximum phase can be seen in the South of Dagestan.
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