It's when you stand normally with your feet together in parallel. It's also called sixth position.
The ballet position in which the heels on both feet are touching is called first position.
Traditionally, there are five (see related links). However, more recently a sixth position has become pretty mainstream, and that position is just your two feet together, parallel and touching.
Sixth from the Sun.
It means "to the fourth (position)"
1st position and parallel (or 6th position)
Pierre Beauchamps in the mid 1600s.
turned in 1st is called 6 position.
the number of steps in ballet are numerous. there are five basic positions. 1-5 position. but the different steps of ballet would take a long time to name them all. there is a ballet dictionary naming all of the steps of ballet.
In Ballet u are always in some position like first seconded and so on in jazz u have sharp movements and are most of the time never in s "position".