The temperate climate zone is located between the Tropic of Cancer and the Arctic Circle in the Northern Hemisphere and between the Tropic of Capricorn and the Antarctic Circle in the Southern Hemisphere. Areas with a te... More »

Some countries and regions located entirely within the temperate zone — including those with subtropical temperate climates — are the United States, Canada, Uruguay, all of Europe, Northern Africa, the Middle East, Japan... More »

Temperate forests can be found in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres, located between about 25 and 50 degrees in latitude. These forests are prevalent in eastern North America, western and central Europe and nort... More » Science Biology

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 »

The northern boundary of the Torrid Zone is the Tropic of Cancer and its southern boundary is the Tropic of Capricorn. The Torrid Zone, also known as the Tropical Zone, is the region of perpetual summer. It also contains... More »

The Frigid Zones are the areas north of the Arctic Circle and south of the Antarctic Circle. They are the coldest places on Earth and have extreme weather conditions. More »

According to, 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 »