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How can you prove that the earth is a sphere by looking at the Pole Star?

ICSE Class 9 Total Geography Ch 1:The Earth as a Planet


The North Star appears lower and lower in the sky as you travel toward the equator because of earth’s spherical shape,  where the North Star is just visible at the horizon.The latitude of the equator is 0°.
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