Question by  jmartell (17)

What city is in the equator?


Answer by  MariusAragon (37)

There are many cities in the world which is in the equator such as Pontianak in Indonesia, Quito in Ecuador, Kampala in Uganda and Macapa in Brazil.


Answer by  nuttree (1596)

No city is exactly on the equator, but at least four are within 1 degree north or south. The closest city in Pontianak, Indonesia, at 0 deg 19' S. Other near-equatorial cities are Sorok, Indonesia, at 0 deg 50' S, Kampala Uganda, at 0 deg 19' N, and Kisangani, Congo, at 0 deg 33' N.


Answer by  Chris48 (475)

The Equator is an imaginary line that runs around the center of the earth and thus separates the Northern and Southern Hemispheres. As a result, there are no cities "in" the equator. There are several major cities located near the Equator. They include Quito, Ecuador; Kigali, Rwanda; Libreville, Gabon; Singapore; and Kisanangi,Congo.


Answer by  ParrotPirate (477)

Since the Equator goes around the entire globe, it passes through many cities. Some of the largest include Singapore; Quito,Peru and Libreville, Gabon. Nairobi, Kenya and Mogadishu, Somalia are also near the Equator.


Answer by  laurencesmith1 (106)

Quito, the capital of Ecuador in South America lies roughly on the equator. The name Ecuador comes from the Spanish word for equator. Other cities lying near the equator are Singapore City, Singapore and Padang, Indonesia in Asia.

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