Empire State Building, 30 Rock in Blue in support of Autism Speaks, World Autism Awareness DayEmpire State Building, 30 Rock in Blue in support of Autism Speaks, World Autism Awareness Day

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Earth Hour, the  annual worldwide event created by the WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature) that takes a stand against climate change, occurred from 8:30-9:30pm on Saturday March 31.   Here’s my film of the midtown Manhattan skyline filmed from the Union Square area.

First the lights to 30 Rockefeller Center went off (except for the GE sign) just after the video starts.  Around 45 seconds later the Empire State Building went dark.  Next you’ll see the Chrysler Building lights start to go off at around the 1:04 mark in the video and go dark several seconds later (although this actually happened around 2 1/2 minutes after the Empire State Building, and that footage was removed because you would have been seriously bored and probably long gone!).

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Lights Shut off for Earth Hour 2011 in New York City

Posted by LG On March - 26 - 2011

Earth Hour, the  annual worldwide event created by the WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature) that takes a stand against climate change, occurred from 8:30-9:30pm on Saturday March 26.  I filmed New York City skyline as the lights turned off.

First the Chrysler Building lights went out.  30 Rock was next, (although the famous GE sign lights never went off).  4 Times Square and Bank of America Tower spires were next.  B of A’s crown followed.  Then the Empire State Building.  The rows of B of A’s crown took around a minute to fully turn off.

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