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Based on information provided by Maps of the World, the latitude and longitude of Australia is 27 degrees 00' S and 133 degrees 00 E. Located at these coordinates, Australia is one of the smallest continents in the world... More »

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The latitude of Sydney, Australia is 33°52′04″ S, and the longitude is 151°12′26″ E, according to the WGS 84 coordinate reference system. This system is also known as the World Geodetic System and is used in mapping and ... More »

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The tropical rainforests are found at various longitudes and in the 3,000 mile band between the latitudes 23.5 degrees north and 23.5 degrees south. The line at 23.5 degrees north is known as the Tropic of Cancer, while ... More »

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The latitude of Sydney, Australia is 33°52′04″ S, and the longitude is 151°12′26″ E, according to the WGS 84 coordinate reference system. This system is also known as the World Geodetic System and is used in mapping and ... More »

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Australia's average temperature, based on data from 1961-1990, is 71.24 degrees Fahrenheit; in 2013, the country experienced one of the warmest years on record, as of 2015, with an average temperature of 73.2 F. Due to t... More »

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Animals that live in Australia include kangaroos, dingos, wombats and the inland taipan, the world's most venomous snake. Along with New Guinea, the country is also home to the world's only monotremes (mammals that lay e... More »

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Australia is the largest island in the world. It is also the smallest continent in the world, covering just under 3 million square miles and supporting a population of 23 million people, 80 percent of whom live near a co... More »

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