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If the sun dial was invented in the southern hemisphere, would clocks go anti-clockwise?


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    lumen2light 4 years ago

    Yes time goes forward, the direction of the hands on a clock is irrelevant to the direction of time, but if you put a sundial in the southern hemisphere, the shadow would rotate anti clockwise, hence the question.


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