Winter Solstice Explained (INFOGRAPHIC) – The Weather Channel

Winter Solstice Explained (INFOGRAPHIC)
The Weather Channel
(Image credit: NOAA). At the winter solstice, the sun's most direct rays are pointed at the Tropic of Capricorn, 23.5 degrees South latitude. In the Northern Hemisphere, the sun is farthest south in the sky at noon on the winter solstice. (Image credit