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25th Parallel South

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25th Parallel South

Line across the Earth
25th parallel south

The 25th parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 25 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane, just south of the Tropic of Capricorn. It crosses the Atlantic Ocean, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Australasia, the Pacific Ocean and South America.

Around the world

Starting at the Prime Meridian and heading eastwards, the parallel 25° south passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
Atlantic Ocean
 South Africa Northern Cape
 South Africa North West
North West
Indian Ocean Mozambique Channel
Indian Ocean
 Australia Western Australia - Dorre Island
Indian Ocean Geographe Channel
 Australia Western Australia
Northern Territory
Coral Sea
 Australia Queensland - Fraser Island
Coral Sea
Pacific Ocean Passing just north of Pitcairn Islands Pitcairn Island
 Brazil Paraná
São Paulo - for about 20 km
Paraná - for about 15 km
São Paulo
Atlantic Ocean

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