The Equator lies at latitude 0⁰ and is the only line of latitude that forms a great circle. The imaginary circle created by projecting the earth’s equator onto the sky is called the celestial equator.
The equator cuts through the land and/or territorial waters of the following countries:
- São Tomé and Príncipe;
- Republic of Congo;
- Democratic Republic of the Congo;
And here is the Kenyan equator: