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Asked in Arctic Circle
Where in the middle of globe can be found circle arctic?
The Arctic Circle, as of 1 July 2017, runs 66°33′46.7″ north of the Equator. The Arctic Circle is the most northerly of the five major circle (line) of Latitude. ...
Asked in South Pole, Equator, Arctic Circle
Why is the Arctic Circle closer to the Equator than the South Pole?
Look at a globe. The Arctic Circle surrounds the North Pole at the top of it, the South Pole is at the bottom. The equator circles the globe halfway between the two. Whichever way you read it, the Arctic Circle is closer to the equator than the South Pole is, and the Arctic Circle is closer to the equator than it is to the South Pole. ...
Where are the Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn and Arctic Circle and Antarctic Circle located on a globe?
The Tropic Of cancer is 23.5 degrees north from the equator and the Tropic of Capricorn is 23.5 degrees south of the equator. The artic circle is the top of the globe and the Antarctic circle is located south of the globe ( way at the bottom) ...
Asked in Arctic Circle, Antarctic Circle
What is the Arctic Circle capital?
The Arctic Circle is not a country. It's an imaginary line of constant latitude on the globe. It extends all the way around the world in length, but its width is zero. It has no population, no area, and no capital. ...
Asked in Antarctic Circle
What is the significance of the Arctic Circle and the Antarctic Circle?
These two circles on the world globe mark the latitude south of which -- the Arctic Circle, or north of which -- the Antarctic Circle, at least one sunrise and one sunset occurs in each 24-hour period. South of the Antarctic Circle and North of the Arctic Circle, there is at least one 24-hour period without a sunrise or a sunset, depending on the season. ...
Which region of the globe will have light 24 hours a day when the northern hemisphere has its summer solstice?
a-plus areas north of the Arctic Circle
Asked in Equator, Arctic Circle
Is the Arctic Circle or the South Pole closer to the Equator?
Seeing as the arctic circle refers to a line around the globe slightly south of the north pole (Approx. 66 degrees N) and the South Pole is a single point at the very southernmost point of the earth, and given that the equator is directly in the middle between the north and south poles, the arctic circle would clearly be closer. ...
Where are the Arctic Circle Antarctic Circle Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn located on the globe?
Arctic Circle. . . . . . . . . 66.5Â° north latitude (23.5Â° from the north pole) Antarctic Circle . . . . . . 66.5 south latitude (23.5Â° from the south pole) Tropic of Cancer . . . . . 23.5Â° north latitude (23.5Â° north of the equator) Tropic of Capricorn . . . 23.5Â° south latitude (23.5Â° south of the equator) ...
Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry
Where you can find tartic circle in the globe?
If you've looked and haven't been able to find it yet, the reason may be the spelling you're looking for. Try instead to find the Arctic Circle. It's a circle around the north pole, about 1/4 of the way down from the pole to the equator. (The equator is the fattest part, around the middle of the globe.) ...
Asked in Earth Sciences, Literature & Language
What Are The Lines That Run East To West on a globe?
Lines of latitude, which include - the Arctic Circle; The Tropic of Cancer; The Equator; The Tropic of Capricorn; The Antarctic Circle. The one in the middle is the equator. Latitudinal lines run from east to west. ...
Asked in Anthropology, Earth Sciences
Why is a great-circle route often used in navigation?
Since the earth is a globe, some air routes are shorter when the flight goes over the Arctic. Those flights take a part of the "great circle" and shave off hours of distance. In fact great circle routes are applicable anywhere on the globe because they are the shortest routes between any two points. ...
Asked in Africa
What does Africa lies in the tropic zonemean?
The globe is commonly divided from north to south into five zones between the North Pole and the South Pole. From the North Pole to the Arctic Circle is the arctic zone. From the Arctic Circle to the Tropic of Cancer is the temperate zone. From the South Pole to the Antarctic Circle is the antarctic zone. From the Antarctic Circle to the Tropic of Capricorn is also the temperate zone. In the middle, from the Tropic of Cancer to the...