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Tellurian is a variant spelling of tellurion, an instrument that depicts how day, night and the seasons are caused by the movement of the Earth on its axis and around the sun; it is similar to an orrery. u know me e u got ebe e u know me e u got ebe e. ... A day (symbol: d) is a unit of time equal to 24 hours. ... Melbourne skyline at night Night is the time when a location is facing away from the Sun, and thus dark. ... This article is about divisions of a year. ... Earth is the third-closest planet to the Sun. ... The axis of rotation of a rotating body is a line such that the distance between any point on the line and any point of the body remains constant under the rotation. ... The Sun is the star at the center of our Solar system. ... A simple orrery. ...

A Tellurian is also someone or something inhabiting the planet Earth. The concept of being a Tellurian is the ideological notion of a small, yet growing number of people who prefer to refer to themselves as such, instead of citizens of their nation or members of their religion in order to emphasize the idea of equality on a borderless and unified planet. (See also: Terran.) A planet is generally considered to be a relatively large mass of accreted matter in orbit around a star that is not a star itself. ... Earth is the third-closest planet to the Sun. ... Citizenship is membership in a political community (originally a city but now a state), and carries with it rights to political participation; a person having such membership is a citizen. ... One of the most influential doctrines in history is that all humans are divided into groups called nations. ... A planet is generally considered to be a relatively large mass of accreted matter in orbit around a star that is not a star itself. ... Terran means of Terra, i. ...

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As it moves a Tellurion illustrates the juxtaposed motions of the sun, the earth, and the moon in their constellations.
Similar to an Orrery which is a mechanical device that illustrates the relative positions and motions of the planets and moons in the solar system in heliocentric model.
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