Countries that lie in both Hemispheres

Countries that lie in both hemispheres

International Date line that intersects four countries is not shown in this image as it is diagonally opposite to Prime Meridian

Countries that lies in both Hemispheres of North and South 

There are 13 countries in world that lies in both North and South Hemispheres. In other words these countries are intersected by Equator. These countries from East to West are – 1) Kiribati, 2) Indonesia, 3) Maldives, 4) Somalia, 5) Kenya, 6) Uganda, 7) Democratic Republic of Congo, 8) Congo, 9) Gabon, 10) Sao Tome and Principe, 11) Brazil, 12) Columbia and 13) Ecuador.

 

Countries that lies in both Hemispheres of East and West

There are eight countries that are intersected by Prime Meridian and hence they lie in both East and West Hemispheres. These countries are – United Kingdom, France, Spain, Algeria, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Mali and Togo.

Intersected by International Date Line (180 Degree Meridian) – there are four countries that are intersected by International Date Line. These are – Fiji, Kiribati, Russia and USA.

 

Country that lies in all four Hemispheres

Kiribati is the only one country of world that lies in all four hemispheres – East, West, North and South.