Ecliptic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈkliptik|  American pronunciation of the word ecliptic
Brit.  |ɪˈklɪptɪk|  British pronunciation of the word ecliptic

noun

- the great circle representing the apparent annual path of the sun; the plane of the Earth's orbit around the sun; makes an angle of about 23 degrees with the equator

all of the planets rotate the sun in approximately the same ecliptic

Examples

all of the planets rotate the sun in approximately the same ecliptic

Longitude is ever measured from the intersection of the equator and ecliptic.

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