Karachi: This 22nd June will be the longest day and the shortest night of the year. According to the astronomy experts, this day the duration of daytime will be about 14 hours while the duration of night is going to be around 10 hours.
The duration of day starts to decrease gradually after 1st July and the period of day and night on 22nd December gets equal. In this way, the night of December 22 is considered as the longest night of the year and the shortest day.
It is to mention here that this happens every year, all over the world and not just in Pakistan. 22nd June is also regarded as the hottest day of the year.