Aphelion and Perihelion Distances
Name: Robert C. J.
Date: 1999 - 2000
Could you tell me how much closer the state of MO would be to
the sun in the summer than the winter, approx.
The earth-sun distance is:
147.5 million km at perihelion on January 4
152.6 million km at aphelion on July 2
Missouri is CLOSER to the sun in January and FARTHER in July.
---Nathan A. Unterman
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