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1. ### how long does it take for the earth to make one rotation ?

... a complete rotation once every 23 ..., the length of a day on earth has been... The year would take more days..., we would have longer day and nights...

18 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 08/11/2009

2. ### How did it come to be that one rotation of the earth came to be 24 hours?

..., and each minute 177 seconds. How long would an hour be? i/36 of the time between sunrises.. How long would a minute be? 1/93rd of an hour... and a second would be 1/...

11 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 31/01/2012

3. ### A day is one rotation of the Earth . God created the universe in 6 days. How did he know how long a day was?

... and that it took a few billion... the rotation down. It... of the sun and the ... and of the earth when they ...4) See how all six ... one day?

18 Answers · Society & Culture · 17/06/2012

4. ### If a day is defined as the Earth rotating from high noon to high noon, how long does one full rotation take ?

Well, actually we get leap year because the orbit around the sun takes 364.2425 days, not because of the length of Earth 's rotation , though they're related, obviously.

5 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 23/01/2008

5. ### how long does it take for the earth to make a full rotation ?

... to make one 360-degree rotation . That..., because Earth orbits the Sun...same direction of Earth ...s rotation , it takes 3 minutes... longer for the ...

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 20/07/2013

6. ### 1. What do you call the movement of the earth on its axis?

1) Rotation 2)???? 3) The Sun, the Moon, the planets, and...east and set in the west. And that's because Earth spins -- toward the east. Earth rotates...

3 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 07/03/2010

7. ### how long does it take for the moon to make one rotation ?

The rotation period of the moon is 27.32 days. This is the same amount of time as the orbital rotation around the earth . That is why the same side always faces the earth .

35 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 09/03/2009

8. ### How long does it take the Sun’s equator to make one rotation ?

The sun's equator makes one rotation in 25.05 Earth days. The polar regions of the sun are much slower and take 34.3 Earth days to make one rotation .

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 15/05/2008

9. ### how long does earth take to complete one orbit around the sun?

...faculty/ritter/geog101/textbook/energy/ earth _revolution_ rotation .html " The revolution of the Earth around the Sun (365.25 days...39;s or the 1/4 days add up to one more full day and we give that extra day to...

6 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 14/01/2009

10. ### earths rotation around the sun?

The earth makes one complete rotation around the sun in 365.24 days or one calendar year. It travels at a rate of about 20 km/sec. or 72,000 km/h. If the earth suddenly stopped it'...

6 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 31/12/2008