Scott-Amundsen Station, 90 South
Here's an image of the sun during the Austral summer solstice, December 21st. The elevation of the sun above the horizon is very similar to how it would have appeared to Amundsen in December 1911. The sun is 23 degrees above the horizon, the same as the tilt of the earth's axis. Amundsen and Scott were using sextants to determine their latitude as they sought the South geographic pole.

Sun Dogs
Here's a photo of a rare Antarctic phenomenon known as "Sun Dogs" that is created by ice crystals suspended in the clear air.

Thanks to Susan Sawtell for these images
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