43rd parallel south
The 43rd parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 43 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane. It crosses the Atlantic Ocean, the Indian Ocean, Australasia, the Pacific Ocean and South America.
On December 21 the sun is at 70.83 degrees in the sky.
Around the world
Starting at the Prime Meridian and heading eastwards, the parallel 43° south passes through:
Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes Atlantic Ocean Indian Ocean Australia Tasmania Pacific Ocean Tasman Sea New Zealand South Island Pacific Ocean Chile Chiloé Island Gulf of Corcovado Chile Argentina Atlantic Ocean