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Last Rays of Sunshine in East Iceland Fjord

Residents of the East Iceland town of Fáskrúðsfjörður caught their last glimpse of the sun yesterday as it set behind the snow-capped mountains.

winter-sun03Winter sun. Photo by Zoë Robert.

The sun won’t reappear until the end of January, reports.

The sun is lowest on the horizon around December 20 to 23 and is highest between June 20 to 23, when in some places in Iceland, the midnight sun does not set.


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