13th parallel south
The 13th parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 13 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane. 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 13° south passes through:
Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes Atlantic Ocean Angola Angola / Zambia border Zambia Democratic Republic of the Congo Zambia Malawi Lake Malawi Mozambique Passing through Pemba Bay Indian Ocean Mozambique Channel France Overseas department of Mayotte Indian Ocean Mozambique Channel Madagascar Indian Ocean Timor Sea Australia Northern Territory Gulf of Carpentaria Australia Cape York Peninsula, Queensland Coral Sea Passing just north of the Torres Islands, Vanuatu Pacific Ocean Passing north of Wallis Island, Wallis and Futuna Peru Bolivia Brazil Rondônia - for about 3 km Bolivia For about 12 km Brazil Rondônia
Bahia - mainland, Itaparica Island and the mainland again (city of Salvador)