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Monday, May 30, 2011

Manhattanhenge (Kate Hinds/WNYC)

PHOTOS. Take a peek at the twice annual phenomenon known as Manhattanhenge where the sun sets in perfect alignment with the Manhattan street grid. Named after Stonehenge in England, the city's version comes every May 30 and July 12. On Monday, New Yorkers observed the sunset at 8:17 p.m.

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Manhattanhenge
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Manhattanhenge
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Manhattanhenge

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