# To the nearest degree what is the latitude of South America's northernmost point?

12 degrees North

### How far is panama from the equator?

The northernmost point of mainland Panama lies at approximately 9.6 degrees latitude north of the equator. The southernmost point lies at approximately 7.2 degrees north latitude. Each degree of latitude corresponds to 111 kilometers. So 7.2 degrees of latitude is equivalent to around 800 km away from the equator, and 9.6 degrees corresponds to around 1065 km away.

### How many miles is in 1 degree?

Degrees of longitude are uniform in length. 1 degree (Longitude) = 69.69 miles*Cos(Ө)(latitude) however the length of a degree of latitude depends on were you are on the planet. A degree of latitude at the equator is notable longer than, for example, a degree of latitude at the latitude of Toronto, Canada.

### Does Alaska have a more westerly latitude than Hawaii?

Latitude reflects north or south Alaska is at a higher latitude than Hawaii. East / West relationship is longitude. 155.9W for Hawaii, W152.4 Kodiak Alaska, so Hawaii is farther West. The Aleutian Islands cross over the 180 degree longitude line, Alaska is in fact the westernmost, northernmost, and easternmost state!

### Which line of latitude is nearest is nearest the equator?

The 1st parallel north is a circle of latitude that is 1 degree north of the Earth's equatorial plane. It crosses the Atlantic Ocean, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Southeast Asia, the Pacific Ocean and South America. The 1st parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 1 degree south of the Earth's equatorial plane. It crosses the Atlantic Ocean, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Southeast Asia, Australasia, the Pacific Ocean and South America.

### At what degree of latitude passes through Cape Town?

Approximately 33 degrees south. ============================= -- The latitude at the Capetown International Airport terminal building is 33.97° South. -- The latitude at the northernmost point on Robben Island is 33.79° South. -- The latitude at the summit of Devil's Peak is 33.954° South. -- The center of the intersection of Marais Rd and Graham Rd in Sea Point, facing the entrance to the Marais Road Synagogue, is located at 33.9135° south latitude 18.3903° east longitude.

### What is the northernmost point on earth to receive the sun's direct rays?

The sun's most direct rays strike the earth at a 90 degree angle. The most northern latitude at which this occurs (at summer solstice) is the tropic of cancer. The southernmost latitude to receive the sun's vertical light is known as the tropic of capricorn. Midway between these two latitudes is the equator. Can't see "the following"

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