Consider the following statements:
- A Lunar day is four minutes longer than a Solar day
- A Solar day is equal to a Sidereal day
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
Both are incorrect statements
First statement is incorrect because a lunar day is 50 minutes longer than a solar day. While a solar day is exactly of 24 hours, a sidereal day is equal to 23 hours, 56 minutes, 4.09 seconds.
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