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Road sign marking the Tropic of Cancer..The Tropic of Cancer, or Northern tropic, is one of five major degree measures or major circles of latitude that mark maps of the Earth. It is the northernmost latitude at which the Sun can appear directly overhead at noon. This event occurs at the June solstice, when the northern hemisphere is tilted towards the sun to its maximum extent.

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  • Copyright: pradeep sz (pradeepsz) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 11] (53)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2009-07-23
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/6.9
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2009-07-27 23:49
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