Manhattanhenge

Manhattanhenge, occurs when the setting sun aligns itself with the east-west grid of streets in Manhattan, allowing the sun to shine down all streets at the same time. [15 photos total]

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People crowd onto 42nd Street as they take photos of the "Manhattanhenge" phenomenon in the Manhattan borough of New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Carlo Allegri) #
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People crowd a bridge that goes over 42nd Street as they take photos of the 'Manhattanhenge' phenomenon in the Manhattan borough of New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Carlo Allegri) #
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People take pictures at sunset, during the bi-annual occurrence "Manhattanhenge" in New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz) #
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People take pictures at sunset during the bi-annual occurrence "Manhattanhenge" in New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz) #
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The Flatiron Building is seen at sunset during the bi-annual occurrence "Manhattanhenge" in New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz) #
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People crowd a bridge that goes over 42nd St as they take photos of the Manhattanhenge phenomenon in Manhattan borough of New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Carlo Allegri) #
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People watch the sunset during the bi-annual occurrence "Manhattanhenge" in New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz) #
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A man takes a picture of a sunset, during the bi-annual occurrence "Manhattanhenge" in New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz) #
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People take pictures at sunset, during the bi-annual occurrence "Manhattanhenge" in New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz) #
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People crowd a bridge that goes over 42nd St as they take photos of the Manhattanhenge phenomenon in Manhattan borough of New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Carlo Allegri) #
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People take pictures at sunset, during the bi-annual occurrence "Manhattanhenge" in New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz) #
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A woman takes pictures at sunset next to the the Flatiron Building, during the bi-annual occurrence "Manhattanhenge" in New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz) #
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People take pictures at sunset during the bi-annual occurrence "Manhattanhenge" in New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz) #
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People take pictures at sunset, during the bi-annual occurrence "Manhattanhenge" in New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz) #
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A woman moves a chair after taking pictures of the sunset during the bi-annual occurrence "Manhattanhenge" in New York July 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz) #

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