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Earth's closest position to the sun during its orbit
Furthest position to the sun during its orbit
5 reasons for seasons
- Axial Parallelism
Earth Revolves around the sun 365.24 days at a speed of 107,280
earth rotates on its axis once every 24 hours at 1675 kph
tilted 23.5 degrees from plane of ecliptic
Plane of ecliptic
great circle formed by the intersection of the plane of the earth's orbit with the apparent annual path of the suns in the heavans
Axis maintains its alignment during orbit around the Sun
earth is a sphere situated parallel to sun's rays
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