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What Is Manhattanhenge? Where Can You See It?

The sun sets along 42nd Street in Manhattan during an annual phenomenon known as "Manhattanhenge," when the sun aligns perfectly with the city's transit grid. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)

The sun sets along 42nd Street in Manhattan during an annual phenomenon known as "Manhattanhenge," when the sun aligns perfectly with the city's transit grid. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)

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New York (AP) -- Didn't make it to Stonehenge for the solstice? There might still be time to catch Manhattanhenge, when the setting sun aligns with the Manhattan street grid and bathes the urban canyons in a rosy glow.

This year's last peak Manhattanhenge sunset was Monday, but a partial view may be visible Tuesday. Some background on the phenomenon: