4. This year’s solstice occurs in North America at 10:51 Universal Time, 6:51 a.m. EDT, 5:51 a.m. CDT, 4:51 a.m. MDT, and 3:51 a.m. PDT.
Regardless of where you live, you can welcome the solstice at sunrise. Whether you watch the sun rise over the ocean, the mountains or the desert, don’t forget sunglasses and sunscreen.