Solstice sunrise over Monterrey, Mexico

Raul Cortes in Monterrey, Mexico, caught the solstice sunrise in a sequence of images on December 22, 2019.

silhouette of 2 peaks with orange light behind them.

View at EarthSky Community Photos. | Start here and scroll down to watch the solstice sunrise. Image via Raul Cortes of Monterrey, Mexico. Thank you, Raul.

Mountain with yellow-orange light emanating between 2 peaks and sun visible between them.

View at EarthSky Community Photos. | Image via Raul Cortes. He wrote: “The sun shows at the bottom of the saddle, between the two peaks that form the Horse Saddle Hill (Cerro de la Silla).” Thank you, Raul!

Bottom line: Photos of the December solstice sunrise – December 22, 2019 – as captured from Monterrey, Mexico.

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