65th parallel south

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65th parallel south

The 65th parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 65 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane. It crosses the Southern Ocean and Antarctica.

Around the world[edit]

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

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
65°0′S 0°0′E / 65.000°S 0.000°E / -65.000; 0.000 (Prime Meridian) Southern Ocean South of the Atlantic Ocean
South of the Indian Ocean
South of the Pacific Ocean
South of the Atlantic Ocean
66°0′S 63°12′W / 66.000°S 63.200°W / -66.000; -63.200 (Antarctica) Antarctica Antarctic Peninsula, claimed by  Argentina,  Chile and  United Kingdom
66°0′S 59°3′W / 66.000°S 59.050°W / -66.000; -59.050 (Southern Ocean) Southern Ocean South of the Atlantic Ocean

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