65th parallel north

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65th parallel north

The 65th parallel north is a circle of latitude that is 65 degrees north of the Earth's equatorial plane. It crosses the Atlantic Ocean, Europe, Asia and North America.

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Starting at the Prime Meridian and heading eastwards, the parallel 65° north passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
65°0′N 0°0′E / 65.000°N 0.000°E / 65.000; 0.000 (Prime Meridian) Atlantic Ocean Norwegian Sea
65°0′N 11°37′E / 65.000°N 11.617°E / 65.000; 11.617 (Norway)  Norway Nord-Trøndelag; Nordland; Nord-Trøndelag
65°0′N 14°10′E / 65.000°N 14.167°E / 65.000; 14.167 (Sweden)  Sweden
65°0′N 21°23′E / 65.000°N 21.383°E / 65.000; 21.383 (Baltic Sea) Baltic Sea Gulf of Bothnia
65°0′N 24°34′E / 65.000°N 24.567°E / 65.000; 24.567 (Finland)  Finland Island of Hailuoto and mainland
65°0′N 29°36′E / 65.000°N 29.600°E / 65.000; 29.600 (Russia)  Russia
65°0′N 34°48′E / 65.000°N 34.800°E / 65.000; 34.800 (White Sea) White Sea Onega Bay
65°0′N 35°42′E / 65.000°N 35.700°E / 65.000; 35.700 (Russia)  Russia Solovetsky Islands
65°0′N 35°51′E / 65.000°N 35.850°E / 65.000; 35.850 (White Sea) White Sea Onega Bay
65°0′N 36°48′E / 65.000°N 36.800°E / 65.000; 36.800 (Russia)  Russia Onega Peninsula
65°0′N 37°43′E / 65.000°N 37.717°E / 65.000; 37.717 (White Sea) White Sea Dvina Bay
65°0′N 40°19′E / 65.000°N 40.317°E / 65.000; 40.317 (Russia)  Russia
65°0′N 179°53′E / 65.000°N 179.883°E / 65.000; 179.883 (Bering Sea) Bering Sea Gulf of Anadyr
65°0′N 175°52′W / 65.000°N 175.867°W / 65.000; -175.867 (Russia)  Russia Chukchi Peninsula
65°0′N 172°13′W / 65.000°N 172.217°W / 65.000; -172.217 (Bering Strait) Bering Strait Passing just north of King Island, Alaska,  United States
65°0′N 166°41′W / 65.000°N 166.683°W / 65.000; -166.683 (United States)  United States Alaska
65°0′N 141°0′W / 65.000°N 141.000°W / 65.000; -141.000 (Canada)  Canada Yukon
Northwest Territories - passing through Great Bear Lake
Nunavut
65°0′N 87°7′W / 65.000°N 87.117°W / 65.000; -87.117 (Roes Welcome Sound) Roes Welcome Sound
65°0′N 86°12′W / 65.000°N 86.200°W / 65.000; -86.200 (Canada)  Canada Nunavut - Southampton Island
65°0′N 83°17′W / 65.000°N 83.283°W / 65.000; -83.283 (Foxe Basin) Foxe Basin
65°0′N 78°3′W / 65.000°N 78.050°W / 65.000; -78.050 (Canada)  Canada Nunavut - Baffin Island
65°0′N 66°30′W / 65.000°N 66.500°W / 65.000; -66.500 (Cumberland Sound) Cumberland Sound
65°0′N 63°49′W / 65.000°N 63.817°W / 65.000; -63.817 (Canada)  Canada Nunavut - Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island
65°0′N 63°27′W / 65.000°N 63.450°W / 65.000; -63.450 (Davis Strait) Davis Strait
65°0′N 52°11′W / 65.000°N 52.183°W / 65.000; -52.183 (Greenland)  Greenland
65°0′N 39°47′W / 65.000°N 39.783°W / 65.000; -39.783 (Atlantic Ocean) Atlantic Ocean Denmark Strait
65°0′N 23°14′W / 65.000°N 23.233°W / 65.000; -23.233 (Iceland)  Iceland
65°0′N 13°36′W / 65.000°N 13.600°W / 65.000; -13.600 (Atlantic Ocean) Atlantic Ocean Norwegian Sea

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