when the sun reaches its highest point at noon
summer solstice
when the reahes its lowest point at noon
winter solstice
the third planet from the sun
earth
the name of a country which has a midnight sun in summer
the land of the midnight sun
a period of 24 hours
day
a period of 365 days
year
the natural satellite of the earth
moon
the star round which the earth orbits.
sun
the time in the morning when the sun appears or full daylight arrives
sunrise
the time in the evening when the sun disappears or daylight fades.
sunset
a period of darkness that occurs in polar regions
polar night
the period from sunset to sunrise in each twenty-four hours.
night
move or cause to move into a sloping position
tilt
the location on the surface of the earth which is at the northern end of the axis of rotation.
north pole
an imaginary line about which a planet rotates
axis
a half of the earth
hemisphere
a course along which someone or something moves
direction
the regularly repeated course of an object or spacecraft about a star or planet.
orbit
each of the four divisions of the year marked by particular weather patterns and daylight hours
seasons