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Perihelion and aphelion - Wikipedia

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... nearest and farthest points (apsides) of a body's direct orbit around the Sun. The perihelion is the point in the orbit of a celestial body where it is nearest to its orbital focus, ... Eart...

Why Earth is Closest to Sun in Dead of Winter - Space.com

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Jan 2, 2007 ... If Earth is closest to the Sun in January, shouldn't it be summer?

Earth closest to sun on January 4 | Tonight | EarthSky

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Jan 4, 2017 ... On January 4, our planet Earth reaches its closest point to the sun for all of 2017 at 14:18 Universal Time (8:18 a.m. CST). This is Earth's ...

When is Earth closest to the Sun?

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On January 4, 2003, our Earth made its closest approach to the Sun for the year-- an event astronomers call perihelion. At perihelion, the Earth is about 147.5 ...

Why is it hot in summer and cold in winter? (Everyday Mysteries: Fun ...

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It is all about the tilt of the Earth's axis. Many people believe that the temperature changes because the Earth is closer to the sun in summer and farther from the ...

Perihelion, Aphelion and the Solstices - Timeanddate.com

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The Earth is closest to the Sun – at its Perihelion – about 2 weeks after the December Solstice and farthest from the Sun – at its Aphelion – about 2 weeks after ...

Why is it colder in the winter even though the Earth is closer to the Sun

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Why is it colder in the winter even though the Earth is closer to the Sun? Create a model of the Earth and the Sun to explore the effect of the Earth's position on ...

The Earth is Hottest When It Is Furthest From the Sun On Its Orbit ...

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Dec 4, 2011 ... In this case, there would only be a very slight variation in temperature as the Earth got closer or further away from the Sun, but for the most part, ...

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May 31, 2008 ... vid about Sun. ... How the sun is near to the earth ... Planet Earth 100 Million Years In The Future - What will happen to our world? - HD Full ...

How is the sun closer to the Earth during winter? - Quora

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Yes, the Sun is closer to the Earth during winter for the Northern Hemisphere, but this is not what determines the seasons. The Southern Hemisphere has ...