Misconception CLM056:

Sunlight does not strike any point on the surface of the earth at a 90° angle (AAAS Project 2061, n.d.).

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CL083001

At all times during a day there is only one point where sunlight is striking the surface of the earth at a 90° angle.

15%

CL083002

At any time during a day there is only one point on the surface of the earth where sunlight strikes at a 90° angle.

13%