Mark the tropic of cancer and the standard meridian on an outline. On the map shown and for that matter on all other maps the arctic circle antarctic circle equator prime meridian tropic of cancer and tropic of capricorn are imaginary lines.
Map of india showing tropic of cancer map of.
Political map of india showing tropic of cancer. It passes through 8 indian states. Find detailed information about geography of india. Which city is nearest to the tropic of cancer in india.
List of districts through. List of indian states through which tropic of cancer passes. From west to east are gujarat rajasthan madhya pradesh chhattisgarh jharkhand west bengal tripura and mizoram.
Tropic of cancer passes through which states of india india gk. Geographical map of india showing geographical divisions geographical locations such as rivers mountain ranges mountain peaks state. The tropic of cancer is significant to earth s geography because in addition to being the northernmost point where the sun s rays are directly overhead it also marks the northern boundary of tropics which is the region that extends from the equator north to the tropic of cancer and south to the tropic of capricorn.
India political map shows all the states and union territories of india along with their capital cities. Discriminative india political map history india political map 21 tropic of cancer latitude stock illustrations clip art cartoons. The tropic of cancer s position is not fixed but constantly changes because of a slight wobble in the earth s longitudinal alignment relative to the ecliptic the plane in which the earth orbits around the sun.
Which city is nearest to the tropic of cancer in india. I have little confusion about the tropic of cancer s length. These states in increasing order of longitude i e.
Locate the label the following on the political outline of the map. Latitudes and longitudes are angular measurements that give a location on the earth s surface a unique geographical identification. Political map of india is made clickable to provide you with the in depth information on india.
U reply that total length of tropic of cancer in india is 36 788km but sir as per wikipedia india measures 3 214 km 1 997 mi from north to south and 2 933 km 1 822 mi from east to west. Which city is nearest to the tropic of cancer in india quora map of india terrain area and outline maps of india. 22 5726 north 88 3639 east on a map.
As a consequence those areas receive extra heat. Earth s axial tilt varies over a 41 000 year period from 22 1 to 24 5 degrees and as of 2000 is about 23 4 degrees which will continue to remain valid for about a millennium. Tropic of cancer in india map it is the longest day of the year in india.
Tropic of cancer passes almost from central india.