The Question: How many countries does the equator pass through?

https://www.worldatlas.com/articles/countries-on-the-equator.html

Mar 20, 2019 ... The Equator passes through the land of 11 countries of the world. Also, the equator traverses the territories of two island nations but does not ...

https://www.thoughtco.com/countries-that-lie-on-the-equator-1435319

Oct 17, 2018 ... Of the 13 countries that lie on the equator, seven are in Africa—the most of any continent—while South America is home to three of the nations ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Equator

Nations or territories that touch the Equator (red) or the IERS Reference Meridian (blue). An equator of a rotating spheroid (such as a planet) is its zeroth circle of latitude (parallel).

http://worldpopulationreview.com/countries/equator-countries/

The equator of the Earth is an imaginary horizontal line that divides the planet in ... Most days in these nations also have a consistently equal length of daylight ...

https://www.quora.com/What-is-a-list-of-the-countries-that-the-equator-passes-through

Seven of the countries are in Africa—the most of any continent—while South America is home to three of the nations (Ecuador, Colombia, and ...

https://www.tripsavvy.com/african-countries-located-on-the-equator-1454059

Jan 11, 2019 ... One of Africa's most beautiful equatorial markers belongs to its second smallest country, São Tomé and Príncipe. The island nation celebrates ...

https://www.glotter.com/globetrotter/countries-crossed-by-the-equator/?lng=en

Nov 30, 2007 ... The equator (Latitude = 0°) divides the earth in a Northern and Southern hemisphere. The length of the Earth's equator is 40,075.0 km ...

https://www.forbes.com/sites/quora/2012/03/20/why-is-there-such-a-strong-correlation-between-geographic-distance-from-the-equator-and-prosperity/

Mar 20, 2012 ... For each country, calculated a "weighted average distance from the equator" that reflects where the "average person" lives, using gridded ...

https://geology.com/world/world-map.shtml

This type of projection causes a minimum of country-shape distortion near the equator, a small amount of distortion at mid-latitudes, but extreme distortion near  ...