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do we accelerate as the earth rotates once every 24 hours?

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  2. Yes, you accelerate towards the center of the Earth (due to the daily rotation), and also towards the sun.

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    posted by drwls
  3. I should point out that acceleration can be a change in direction (as it is here) as well as a change in speed.

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