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Date of Sun on the Ecliptic

The student is shown a flat graph of the sun's path through the sky across the year, and is asked to determine based on the sun's location on the ecliptic line on the graph what day it is (the equinoxes or solstices).

keywords: ecliptic, sun, equinox, solstice

swf file: ca_coordsmotion_datesuneclip.swf