Today in the Far North

This sort of thing interests me —

Here in St. Pete, on the longest day of the year (today), Sunrise is at 4:35am and Sunset is at 11:26pm:

I just noticed that for the next month dusk is on the day after dawn.

Here is the sun path. Notice how far in the NE the sun rises and how far in the NW it sets:

For comparison, here is what it looks like near the equator:

and above the arctic circle:

Here is how much (and how little) daylight we get up here:

Here is our location (just about even with Anchorage, Alaska):

And here’s some info about precipitation, temperature, etc. (the average temperature in July is 17C/62F) —

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