The angle of the altitude of the sun is lower at the winter solstice in June and higher at the summer solstice in December. According to our solar chart, there are 7 winter months facing North and 5 summer months facing South. These data inform basic approaches for design. Arqitectura Universidad Alas Peruana, Lima. Satipo is a warm, humid mountainous region at the edge of the Amazon basin, eight hours from Lima, known as the Ecological Capital of the Central Forest.