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What country is located 30 degrees north?

What country is located 30 degrees north?

Around the world

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
30°0′N 0°0′E Algeria
30°0′N 9°28′E Libya
30°0′N 24°56′E Egypt Passing just south of Cairo
30°0′N 34°32′E Israel Passing just north of Kibbutz Lotan

What is found at 30 degrees north?

The horse latitudes are regions located at about 30 degrees north and south of the equator. These latitudes are characterized by calm winds and little precipitation. The horse latitudes are located at about 30 degrees north and south of the equator.

What countries are at 30 degrees latitude?

List of countries by latitude

Latitude Locations
30° N Palestine; Morocco; Algeria; Libya; Giza, Egypt; Jordan; Saudi Arabia; Iraq; Kuwait; the Persian Gulf; Iran; Afghanistan; Pakistan; India; Nepal; southern China; southern Japan; northern Mexico; United States

What city is at 30 N latitude 31 longitude?

This location is Cairo city in Egypt. The ’rounded’ number coordinates of 30 degrees north and 31 degrees east do not relate to the exact centre of the city.

What cities are at 30 degrees south latitude?

The 30th parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 30 degrees south of the Earth’s equator….Around the world.

Co-ordinates Country, territory or ocean Notes
30°0′S 29°1′E South Africa KwaZulu-Natal – passing just south of Durban
30°0′S 30°57′E Indian Ocean

What continent touches the longitude of 30 degrees east?

The meridian 30° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Europe, Turkey, Africa, the Indian Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.

Why is 30 degrees called the horse latitude?

The horse latitudes were named by the crews of sailing ships, who sometimes threw horses overboard to conserve water when their ships were becalmed in the high-pressure belts.

Why are there deserts at 30 degrees latitude?

Most of the world’s deserts are located near 30 degrees north latitude and 30 degrees south latitude, where the heated equatorial air begins to descend. The descending air is dense and begins to warm again, evaporating large amounts of water from the land surface. The resulting climate is very dry.

What city is 30 N and 90 W?

New Orleans
As an example, the location for New Orleans is 30 N, 90 W. This is read as 30 degrees north latitude, and 90 degrees west longitude. The map above shows the New Orleans location.

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