Answer to Question #28104 in Other Geography for john
The Tropics of Capricorn and Cancer mark the latitudes 23.5 deg S and 23.5 deg N on Earth. What is significant about the regions in between these two latitudes?
Indicated figures determine the maximum latitude where the Sun can rise to the zenith at noon (in the northern hemisphere -the summer solstice, in the southern hemisphere - the winter solstice).
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