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The equator is a major line of latitude located at 0 degrees latitude. It divides Earth into the Northern and Southern hemispheres.
Some factory Tauruses were equipped with this feature, and some were not. The easiest way to tell is to look from inside the trunk for the fold down levers on the seat. You can also find them next to the headrest closest the pillar window.
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Quito in Ecuador is closest to the equator. It is no correct ; the town situated to the equator is Pontianak in Indonesia, West Kalimantan province, Borneo island. And it is not a small town: cca. 600 000 inhabitants.
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Quito, Ecuador. It's closest to the equator (0º14'S / 78º30'W) Kampala, Uganda (0º19'N / 32º35'E) São Tomé (0º20'N / 6º44'E) Libreville, Gabon (0º30'N / 9º25'E) In South America: Quito, Ecuador. (Ecuador means equator.) In Africa: Uganda, Kenya, and Gabon have capitals near the equator…
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Why Time Is Not Adjusted Near Equator The length of daylight is consistent near the equator. Changing the clocks would offer no benefit.
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The air distance from Mitad del Mundo, Ecuador, on the Equator, to Manila, Philippines, is 10,821 miles. That equals 17,414 kilometers. That equals 9,403 nautical miles.
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If you're looking to find out if the theory is true that it spins differently in the 2 hemispheres, it is true. In Uganda, right on the equator there was a demonstration of this gravity effect. They had a large funnel on each side of the line, about 20 ft away, and one right on the line. They poured…
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The Intertropical Coverance Zone. Or to abbreviate, ITCZ.
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The longitudinal extent of India is 30 degrees. The sun rises in the east and sets in the west. It takes 4 minutes for the sun to move across 1 longitude. Thus the eastern most point of India would be 2 hours ahead of the western most point (30X4=120 minutes) , in accordance with the local time. Thi…
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They are very closely related. Any great circle route moves along the circumference of a great circle around the globe. If a route does not stay on the circumference of a great circle, it is not a great circle route. It is easy to see what great circles are on the earth, and you can easily demonstr…
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Africa is both, but it is a little more north.
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Japan's absolute location is 35.68 N and 139.76 E. Therefore, in degrees of longitude, 137 E longitude best describes Japan's location.
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This is actually two separate questions. Be sure you read both answers. "What will happen when the Earth passes through the galactic equator?" The Sun orbits the center of the Milky Way galaxy in about 200-250 million years. However, the Sun's movement is not a simple ellipse; it's more complicated…
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Since it is an imaginary line on the map that divides the northern hemisphere from the southern hemisphere, there can be no opposite. There is another, however, and it is an imaginary line on a star map that separates the northern hemisphere from the southern hemisphere of stars.
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it is 3,897,769,560.5647393748 ft around the earth According to WGS-84, IAU 1976 and 2000, the exact length of the equator to the nearest whole number is 24,901 miles, or 40075 kilometers.
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Answer Yes, the Equator passes through the following countries: Gabon, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, Kenya, and Somalia.
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the middle of the earth
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Desert climate
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Although the oceans of the earth are all connected and truly one "World Ocean," most often the world is divided into four major "oceans" - the Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Arctic Ocean, and the Indian Ocean.Some consider there to be five oceans - the fifth being an ocean surrounding Antarctica cal…
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Today, it would be measured by GPS. In the past, a simple method would be to observe how high a start of known declination rises.
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We are smaller than a speck relative to the galaxy itself. Not every planetary system in the galaxy is oriented in the same way. The Milky Way appears as it does because of the inclination of earth's equatorial plane (celestial equator) to the galactic plane. We are near the galactic plane, but it w…
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Because the Earth is sperical is shape.
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The first astronomers thought they could keep time by following how long it took the sun to go from one high noon to the next. However, they soon realized the sun is not a good time keeper because the length of time it takes to do this changes with the seasons. The Earth is tilted as it moves aroun…
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There is a distance of 2973 miles between London Canada and the Equator. This distance is equivalent to 4785 kilometers.
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No. Look on a map and you will find that it is in the temperat zone of the US.
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The temperature at the equator, because day length is constant at 12 hours, does not vary with the seasons as it does at higher latitudes. Instead, it varies with altitude, because the work done by rising air causes it to cool and as a result temperatures higher above the surface are cooler than at…
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Answer The answer is Florida.
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south America, Africa, and Indonesia
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Helsinki, Finland is the farthest city from the Equator. After Helsinki, there is Moscow, Berlin, London, Bucharest, and Madrid.
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You will be in Atlantic Ocean, about 380 miles (611 kilometers) south of Ghana and 670 miles (1078 km) west of Gabon. Swimming off the west coast of Africa.
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All meridians of longitude pass through the equator.
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Answer Zero degrees latitude. Need a link? You got it.
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The equator is an imaginary line halfway between the North Pole and the South Pole.The equator is the most important line of latitude goes round the world at its widest point is 40,075 km long & divides the world into southern & northern hemisphere.====Answer #2:Find a point on your globe th…
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The equator corsses Asia, Africa and South America.
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Answer Answer is not possible without morThe distance will be greatest at the equator and deminish the further away from the equator you get( or the closer you get to the North or South Pole ). Any answer to this question would be dependent upon the exact latitude.
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In general, all of the Earth's landmasses are located to the north or south of the Equator. They are also located east or west of the Prime Meridian.
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It is 1,311 miles North of the Equator.
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The equator represents the zero degree latitute
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The equator is the imaginary line that divides the Earth in half. It is a circle around the Earth at its widest point, equidistant from both poles. The bulge of the planet at the equator is cause by the Earth's rotation, as is the corresponding flattening at the poles.
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The equator, an imaginary line at 0° latitude, divides the planet into northern and southern hemispheres. It also marks the greatest circumference of the Earth. In general, any "Great Circle" on the Earth's surface divides it into two equal areas.
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i belive the city relative north if the equator is where lake of the sea i dont know really im still trying to figure it out
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The longitude of the prime meridian is 0 degrees.
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It is south of the equator.
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The rings and equator on Uranus are oriented north to south. Unlike the equator on earth that runs from east to west.
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The circumference of the earth at the equator is 24,901.55 miles (40,075.16 kilometers). But, if you measure the earth through the poles the circumference is a bit shorter - 24,859.82 miles (40,008 km). This means the earth is a tad wider than it is tall, giving it a slight bulge at the equator. Thi…
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The equator is an imaginary line that divides the Earth into the Northern Hemisphere and Southern Hemisphere. Its length is about 24,901.5 miles (40,075 kilometers). The line crosses the continents of South America and Africa, as well as a number of islands, and runs through 14 countries, including …
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An equator is the intersection of a sphere's surface with the plane perpendicular to the sphere's axis of rotation and midway between its poles. "Equator" commonly refers to the Earth's equator: an imaginary line on the Earth's surface, equidistant from the North and South Poles, dividing the …
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Answer Because it's cold up there. The atmosphere gets colder at high altitudes so the snow doesn't melt as quickly as lower altitudes. But why is it colder? Because the atmosphere is less dense than at sea level. This explains why the air is colder. But why is the GROUND colder? I presume becaus…
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yes it is north of the equator. it is also very warm there in england.  Additional nswerDepends what you mean by warm. The average temperature in England is a lot less than in countries near the Equator, but much much, more than at the Poles.
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The equator passes through South America and Africa, and through Asia in Indonesia.
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It crosses 4 continents, which in order from largest to smallest are: 1. Asia - 17,139,445 square miles (44,391,162 square km) 2. Africa - 11,677,239 square miles (30,244,049 square km) 3. South America - 6,880,706 square miles (17,821,029 square km) 4. Oceania - 3,291,903 square miles (8,525,9…
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41 years, 8 months For the distance to travel, we'll use a very accurate calculation of 24,901.55 miles as the Earth's circumference at the equator. We'll have to make a few assumptions to work the problem. 1. The "web" we're talking about will be a single, long strand. 2. Our spider can spin a …
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Degrees of latitude and longitude can be further subdivided into minutes and seconds: there are 60 minutes (') per degree, and 60 seconds (") per minute. For example, a coordinate might be written 65° 32' 15". Degrees can also be expressed as decimals: 65.5375, degrees and decimal minutes: 65° 32.…
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The equator passes South America, Africa, AND Asia
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The Tropic of Capricorn is located south of the equator. Tropic of Capricorn: 23°26′22″SHowever, the Tropic of Capricorn can also be north of the equator, since the Earth is round.
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The Equator, Ecuador is located right on the line, which is where it gets its name from.
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The imaginary line is the equator, which runs east and west around the center of the globe. The equator is the imaginary line halfway between the North and South Poles and is at 0° degrees latitude. It divides the Earth into North and South Hemispheres. The Sun appears directly above the Equator a…
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A degree of Latitude is 69 miles or 110kms
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The equator is at zero degrees latitude.
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South America Africa
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Europe, Africa and Antarctica.
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There is definetly more land above the equator !! i have studied these in scince i have even had a test about these and it provbes on the map that it is more in the above than in the bottom.there is 150000000 square kilometer above
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Africa, Asia, and South America.
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Answer Asia is the largest Africa is the second largest
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Prime Meridian The Prime Meridian of the world lies at 0˚ longitude.
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None. A mile is a unit used to measure distance. Degrees have no relationship to distance measurement. They are used to measure arcs and angles in mathematics and temperature in physics, as well as having some other meanings.
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Talahsse Florida
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Africa Asia South America
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On a globe of the Earth, some rainy afternoon, find every point you can that'sexactly mid-way between the north and south poles, and mark each one witha tiny pencil-dot. When you've made enough dots, you'll begin to realize that they all line up around the 'middle' of the Earth, crossing Africa, the…
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France owned the the land at the time
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The Prime Meridian is the imaginary line which runs from pole to pole through Greenwich.
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The sun is directly above the tropic of cancer when it enters the sign of cancer, and directly over the tropic of Capricorn when it enters Capricorn. also they are the same equal length in latitude and longitude - 33 1/3 degrees north and south.
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about 5 billion miles.
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Since the Earth is a sphere ... shaped like a ball ... you can start out from the Prime Meridian, go either east or west, and arrive on any continent you want. If it's North America or South America you're headed for, your trip is shorter if you go west. If it's Asia or Australia you're headed fo…
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The Equator passes through a total of 11 countries. Ecuador, Columbia, and Brazil, in that order from West to East.
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This area is known as the Northern Hemisphere. All points north of the equator are said to be in the northern hemisphere
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the arctic circle is north of the tropic of cancer
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There are only 5 oceans in the world
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Lines of latitude measure distance from North to South, lines of longitude run north to south2nd answer: Latitude is the wrong answer. Distance is measured in miles, feet, yards, meters, kilometers, and so forth. Latitude is a measurement of degrees, not distance.
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The smallest of the main oceans is the Arctic Ocean.The largest is the Pacific Ocean.
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Answer The answer is Ecuador, Columbia, and Brazil.
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No, the equator is 0o latitude. Greenwich, England is at 51.4788o N.
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All lines of constant latitude are parallel, which is a big part of the reason thatthey're often referred to as "parallels" of latitude. The equator is one of them.
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ANSWER: The equator is the circumference of the Earth, measured east-west at equal distances between the North and South Pole. It has no width, and its length is 24901.460897 miles or 40.075,016686 km.
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Angola, Zambia, Tanzania, Namibia, Botswana, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Angola, Rawanda, Burudi, Mozambique lie entirely south of equator.   The coutries through which the equator passes are: Gabon, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda, Kenya and Somalia
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