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Closer to the sun

George Henry Johnston

Closer to the sun

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English


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StatementGeorge Johnston.
The Physical Object
Pagination273 p. ;
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22092886M

So, does it matter how close Earth is to the Sun? Well, yes, in a sense, it does, just not the way people expect. Earth's orbit around the Sun is only slightly elliptical. The difference between its closest point to the Sun and the most distant is a little more than three percent. That isn't enough to cause huge temperature swings.


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