Which lines of longitude passes through India?
Tropic of Cancer is an imaginary line, at an angle of 23.50 degrees North from the Equator, that passes through the middle of India.
How many longitudes are passes through India?
Explanation. India is located in the northern hemisphere of the world. From the extends south to north, the mainland of India extends between 8°4’N and 37°6’N latitudes. From the other extends west to east, India extends between 68°7’E and 97°25’E longitudes.
Which is the longitudinal line passing through the center of India?
Detailed Solution. The correct answer is 82 degrees 30 minutes east longitude. India the mainland extends between latitudes 8°4’N and 37°6’N and longitudes 68°7’E and 97°25’E. 82 degrees, 30 minutes east longitude has been considered as India’s Standard Meridian.
Is India passes through Equator line?
Since India lies completely in the northern hemisphere, the equator cannot pass through India.
Which latitude passes through maximum states in India?
Detailed Solution. The correct answer is option 3, i.e. 24° N latitude passes through maximum Indian states. Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh and Odisha (3). Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Odisha and West Bengal (5).
What countries are on longitude?
Countries, Capitals, Latitude and Longitude Table
|American Samoa||Pago Pago||170°43’W|
|Andorra||Andorra la Vella||01°32’E|
Which countries are crossed by longitude?
Which countries does the Prime Meridian pass through? In the Northern Hemisphere, the Prime Meridian passes through the UK, France and Spain in Europe and Algeria, Mali, Burkina, Faso, Tongo and Ghana in Africa. The only landmass crossed by the Meridian in the Southern Hemisphere is Antarctica.