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What is equator /

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Asked by kundan kate, 02 Jan '13 10:49 pm
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Earth center line
Answered by dhirendra Singh, 02 Jan '13 10:54 pm

 
  
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Equator is an imaginary line that divides earth into two parts - upper and lower.
Answered by Seshadri Srinivasan, 02 Jan '13 11:05 pm

 
  
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Imaginary confossitic
Answered by Manas, 02 Jan '13 11:04 pm

 
  
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Vishuv-vritt
Answered by Kuldeep S, 02 Jan '13 10:50 pm

 
  
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The equator is an imaginary line that is drawn around our earth. The equator divides the earth into the northern and southern hemispheres.
Answered by anil garg, 03 Sep '13 10:37 pm

 
  
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A corresponding line on a planet or other body
Answered by aflatoon, 03 Jan '13 09:59 am

 
  
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Zero degree lattitude, passing across the centre of the globe
Answered by priya rai, 03 Jan '13 08:33 am

 
  
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The equator is an imaginary line that divides the Earth into the North Hemisphere and South Hemisphere. Its length is about 40,075 km (24,901.5 miles). The equator runs through numerous countries, including Ecuador, Columbia, Brazil, Gabon, So Tom and Prncipe, Congo, Zaire, Uganda, Kenya, Somalia, and Indonesia. The equator crosses the territorial waters of the island nations of the Maldives and Kiribati, but does not actually touch the land here.

The equator is, in general, warmer and wetter than most other places in the world. The average temperature on the equator is about 80 to 90 F (27 - 32 C). This is very balmy in comparison to the Poles the South Pole has an average temperature of -40 to -50 F (-40 to -45 C). The equator is where the world's tropical climates, including tropical rainforests can be found. The Amazon rainforest, the African rainforest, and the Indonesian rainforest all equatorial make up the vast majority of rainforest worldwide (small patches of rainforest ...more
Answered by Rocking Raaj, 02 Jan '13 10:54 pm

 
  
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