Which of the following is not true about the astronomical feature known as the "ecliptic"?

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    It passes through the constellations of the zodiac.
     It is the path taken by the Moon as it orbits around Earth.
     It forms a circle on the celestial sphere that is inclined at an angle of 23.5 degrees to the celestial equator.
     It is the plane in which Earth orbits around the Sun.
     It is the apparent path through the sky taken by the Sun over the course of the year.
asked Sep 20, 2012 in Astronomy by anonymous
    

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It is the path taken by the Moon as it orbits around Earth.
answered Sep 22, 2012 by SkyStar ~Expert~ (2,855 points)



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