# If the tilt of the Earth changed, would the tropics latitude change too? [closed]

I wanted to know if the tilt of the earth were changed to 30 degrees would the tropics of cancer and Capricorn also both change to 30 degrees?

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## closed as off-topic by called2voyage♦Feb 3 '14 at 16:24

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Short answer: yes. –  David H Feb 2 '14 at 2:20
Related (also closed): astronomy.stackexchange.com/questions/853/… –  called2voyage Feb 3 '14 at 16:25