Visualization
ES0404  Explore a model of Earth's daily rotation.

This animation shows Earth on an equinox, the first day of spring or fall, when every place on the planet has equal amounts of daylight and dark. It takes 24 hours to make a full rotation.

  !   Use the lever on the left to tilt the model so you can view it from different angles. Use the buttons below to stop or step through the animation.