Earth's Place In Space

Earth's Rotation

The Earth's Axis

The Earth rotates around an imaginary line. This line passes through the North and South Poles of the planet. The Earth's axis is on a slanted angle of 23.5 degrees.

The Earth's Rotation

The Earth orbits around the Sun on a fixed path. The Earth takes 1 year or 365 days to revolutionise around the Sun fully. One full day is the same as 24 hours. One hour is equal to 60 minutes and one minute is the equivalent of 60 seconds.

Some more examples of the Earth's Rotation