Imaginary line around which Earth spins; drawn from the north
spinning of the earth on its axis, which causes day and night; it takes 24 hours for Earth to complete one rotation.
The motion of earth around the sun, which takes about 365 1/4 days, or one year to complete.
Orbit- Curved path followed by Earth it moves around the Sun.
Twice-yearly time when the Sun is directly above the Earth's equator and there are equal hours of a day and night.
when the sun reaches its gratest distance north or south of the equator.
depression formed by large meteorites.
the changing views of the moon as seen from earth.
when the earth moves into the moon shadow.
occurs when the Sun,Earth and moon are lined up so that the full moon moves into earths shadow.
its composed of the sun, planets, asteroids,comets,and other objects in orbit around the sun.
used to measure distances between objects in the solar system.
small rocky objects that mostly lie in a belt located between orbits of mars and jupiter
mainly made of rocky particles and water, ice.
is a cloud of material that rotates slwly in space.
Curved path followed by Earth it moves around the Sun.