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Exactly what time did the winter solstice occur? Tom Sykes

Posted December 31, 2006 1:09 p.m. EST

MIKE MOSS SAYS:      Tom,     The solstice this year occurred at 7:22 pm EST on 21 December. Next year's winter solstice will pass at 1:08 am EST on the 22nd.