Select from the frequently asked questions below
- The seasons are caused by the 23.5° tilt of Earth’s axis.
- One hemisphere points more directly toward the Sun than the other hemisphere.
- At equinox, the Sun is directly over the Equator.
- Summer solstice is June 21 or 22 in the Northern Hemisphere.
- At winter solstice, the sun is closest to the South Pole (around December 22) The time is 9:00 p.m. Universal Time, at Greenwich, England, for summer solstice.
If the moon rises on March 1 at 6 pm in your location, then at what time will it rise on March 2? If the moon rises on September 21 at 6 pm, then at what time will it rise on September 22?