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1. ### Is it true that if Earth had a 120 hour rotation rate it would still be habitable?

Yes, that is true. During the Devonian period of of the Paleozoic era Earth 's day was only 16 hours and approximately 20 minutes long...

6 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 20/11/2020

2. ### How come the constellation Orion, Sirius and the big dipper go away some nights when looking at the sky?

... of Orion and Canis Major rise in the east and set in the West because of Earth 's rotation .  Depending on how far south your location is, some or all of ...

6 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 23/10/2020

3. ### Physics question need help?

... Answer... a)  A Sidereal Day  [ time Earth takes to make ONE complete Rotation compared to the distant stars ]  is  :   t =  23 hrs 56 min 4.06 sec .... or...

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 22/10/2020

4. ### Babylon 5 rotational rate of a person ?

... seem slow when in radians/sec  but   it = about  10.7˚ of rotation per second,  so it probably would do the job    :)   !!

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 19/10/2020

5. ### How did Cape Canaveral get chosen as the launch site for US space flights?

...toward the west because it's against the earths rotation . They needed an ocean to drop the excess pieces into and for ...or Georgia coast but that area of Florida was flat warm year...

6 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 12/10/2020

6. ### Do new cars require calibration?

... your position on the earth every few seconds, and comparing the straight-line distance between those points... The main speedometer measures the speed of rotation of the gearbox (transmission) output shaft and by...

4 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 16/09/2020

7. ### If planet Earth was not rotating on its axis, would our gravity be somewhat increased due to the loss of the centrifugal force affect? ?

... (e.g a Kerr black hole) but the low mass and small angular momentum of the earth gives an almost infinitesimal boost to gravity so stopping it’s rotation would give an infinitesimal reduction in gravity.

7 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 28/09/2020

8. ### Why do hurricanes gravitate towards land?

Not that it has any thing to do with Politics, but it has to do with the rotation of the Earth , it causes then to move Westward. They don't gravitate toward land, land just gets in the way.

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 26/08/2020

9. ### What would happen or what would life be like if Earth days were only 18 or 21 hours instead of 24?

...only 18 or 21 hours instead of 24?   Imagine it only took the Earth   >>a couple of hours less than 24 to complete a full rotation ,  >>making a day less than 24 hours. In fact, it *...

6 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 24/08/2020

10. ### How is time calculated?

You're overthinking the problem.  Gravity is a function of mass. https://emandpplabs.nscee.edu.../find/findFg.htm Planetary rotation doesn't have anything to do with its mass...

5 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 24/08/2020