44th parallel south
The 44th parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 44 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane. It crosses the Atlantic Ocean, the Indian Ocean, Australasia, the Pacific Ocean and South America.
Around the world
Starting at the Prime Meridian and heading eastwards, the parallel 44° south passes through:
Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes Atlantic Ocean Indian Ocean Pacific Ocean Tasman Sea New Zealand South Island, passing just south of the town of Ashburton Pacific Ocean New Zealand Chatham Island Pacific Ocean Chile Guaitecas Archipelago Gulf of Corcovado Chile Northern slopes of Melimoyu volcano Argentina Atlantic Ocean