Which capital city is closest to Tropic of Cancer?
Udaipur is a city in Tripura. It is the city nearest to the Tropic of Cancer.
Which state is closest to the Tropic of Cancer?
The Tropic of Cancer passes through eight states in India:
- Gujarat (Jasdan)
- Rajasthan (Kalinjarh)
- Madhya Pradesh (Shajapur)
- Chhattisgarh (Sonhat)
- Jharkhand (Lohardaga)
- West Bengal (Krishnanagar)
- Tripura (Udaipur)
- Mizoram (Champhai)
Where does Tropic of Cancer meet in India?
Tropic of cancer and IST meridian intersect at Koriya district in Chhattisgarh. Tropic of Cancer passes through 23 degrees and 50 minutes north. IST meridian passes through 82 degrees 30 minutes which goes via Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh.
Which cities does Tropic of Cancer pass through?
Here is the list of cities and states through which Tropic of Cancer passes in India.
- Mizoram (Champhai) 23.45.
- Tripura (Udaipur) 23.53.
- West Bengal (Krishnanagar) 23.4.
- Jharkhand (Lohardaga) 23.4.
- Chattisgarh (Sonhat) 23.47.
- Madhya Pradesh (Shajapur) 23.43.
- Rajasthan (Kalinjarh) 23.43.
- Gujarat (Jasdan) 22.03.
Is Kolkata nearest to Tropic of Cancer?
Solution(By Examveda Team)
Among the following cities, Kolkata one is nearest to the Tropic of Cancer. Distance between Kolkata, India and the Tropic of Cancer, 97 km = 61 miles.
Which city is nearest to the equator?
Quito is the closest capital city to the equator. Quito’s altitude is listed at 2,820 m (9,250 ft).
How close is India to the equator?
India is 1,520.05 mi (2,446.29 km) north of the equator, so it is located in the northern hemisphere.
Which state in India does the Tropic of Cancer pass?
The tropic of Cancer passes through 8 states in the country-Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chattisgarh, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Tripura and Mizoram.
Where is Prime Meridian of India located?
The Standard Meridian of India has a longitude of 82°30’E. This Standard meridian passes through Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh and it is considered as the standard time for the whole country.
Where is India’s standard meridian?
– Hence, time along the Standard Meridian of India (82°30’E) passing through Mirzapur (in Uttar Pradesh) is taken as the standard time for the whole country.