Day 3 - Day 3 Time Zone Geography- 360/24hrs = 15per hour...

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Day 3 Time Zone Geography- 360°/24hrs = 15°per hour Weather vs. Climate a- Weather- daily variation in temperature, precipitation and wind etc. b- Climate- summary of weather patterns in time. c- Global winds/ocean circulation patterns controlled by solar energy-influence weather/climate d- Incoming Solar Radiation 1- Insolation- # of energy intercepted by an area on Earth 2- Initial angle varies by season and time of day. Equinox and Solstice effect seasons: March 21, June 21, September 22, December 21 e- Daily/seasonal variations 1- Vary by location –( @ equator) 12hrs. of day, 12hrs. of night 2- Higher latitudes, longer days in summer and shorter days in winter. 3- Areas between Tropic of Cancer(23°N) and Tropic of Capricorn(23°S) receive large # of solar radiation year round and are the warmest 4- 5- High latitudes receive more solar radiation in summer than tropics. Poles have no “right”
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Day 3 - Day 3 Time Zone Geography- 360/24hrs = 15per hour...

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