Much of this material on cycles and the ecliptic plane is covered in this short video.



Movement in the sky

Ecliptic plane


Daily path of the Sun

Summer and winter solstices

Summer in the northern hemisphere
Winter in the southern hemisphere

Winter in the northern hemisphere
Summer in the southern hemisphere

NOTE: This is not to scale; in reality, the sun is a lot bigger to scale, and Earth is a lot further away.

Astrological ages

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