Summer Solstice, Longest Day of the Year

FUN FACT FROM BATON ROUGE 360

Baton Rouge, LA – June 21 marks the longest day of the year in the northern hemisphere, as well as the shortest night. This is the moment that the earth’s tilt toward the sun is greatest in the course of the year.

Photo: A Walk in State Capitol Park in Baton Rouge, by Kevin Woolsey Photography.

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