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The position of the sun in the sky (northern hemisphere)

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       In varying the date, place and time we are in a position to ponder several questions :

- Does the Sun always rise in the East ?applet 
- Does the Sun always rise at the same time ?applet 
- Is the Sun always due South at 12.00 o’clock noon ? applet 
- Where should one go to witness the sun at midnight ? And at what period of the year ?applet 
- Where is the sun at midday, in the southern hemisphere ?applet