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According to About.com, the Tropic of Cancer is a line of latitude that runs through the Northern Hemisphere, 23.5 degrees north of the equator. Because it encircles the earth, the line also is found in the Eastern and W... More »

The Tropic of Cancer passes through the Bahamas, Mexico, Mauritania, Mali, Western Sahara, Algeria, Niger, Libya, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, India, China, Abu Dhabi, Oman, Bangladesh, Burma and Taiwan. It also passes through t... More »

The Tropic of Cancer lies at 23.5 degrees north of the equator and includes the countries of Mexico, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Oman, India, and southern China, as well as the Bahamas. The Tropic of Cancer is mirrored by ... More »

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The Tropic of Capricorn, also known as the Southern Tropic, is parallel to the equator and located at approximately 23.5 degrees south latitude. It is the southernmost latitude where the sun appears directly overhead, wh... More »

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The seven important lines of latitude are the equator at 0 degrees, Tropic of Capricorn at 23.5 degrees south, Tropic of Cancer at 23.5 degrees north, Antarctic Circle at 66.5 degrees south, Arctic Circle at 66.5 degrees... More »

Mexico and the Bahamas are the nations in the Western Hemisphere that the Tropic of Cancer passes through. It is located at 23.5 degrees north latitude. The Tropic of Cancer represents the imaginary line where the sun sh... More »

The Tropic of Cancer passes through the Bahamas, Mexico, Mauritania, Mali, Western Sahara, Algeria, Niger, Libya, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, India, China, Abu Dhabi, Oman, Bangladesh, Burma and Taiwan. It also passes through t... More »