Parallel 42 Around the world

Starting at the Prime Meridian and heading eastwards, the parallel 42° north passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
42°0′N 0°0′E  Spain Passing just north of Girona
42°0′N 3°11′E Mediterranean Sea
42°0′N 8°39′E  France Island of Corsica
42°0′N 9°27′E Mediterranean Sea Tyrrhenian Sea
42°0′N 11°58′E  Italy Passing just north of Rome
42°0′N 15°0′E Mediterranean Sea Adriatic Sea
42°0′N 19°9′E  Montenegro
42°0′N 19°23′E  Albania
42°0′N 20°37′E  Kosovo Partially recognised as an independent state - claimed by  Serbia
42°0′N 20°46′E  Macedonia Passing through Skopje
42°0′N 22°52′E  Bulgaria
42°0′N 26°56′E  Turkey
42°0′N 27°25′E  Bulgaria
42°0′N 27°51′E  Turkey For about 3km
42°0′N 27°53′E  Bulgaria
42°0′N 28°2′E Black Sea
42°0′N 33°17′E  Turkey
42°0′N 33°34′E Black Sea
42°0′N 34°52′E  Turkey
42°0′N 35°7′E Black Sea
42°0′N 41°45′E  Georgia
42°0′N 46°5′E  Russia Dagestan - For about 2km
42°0′N 46°7′E  Georgia For about 3km
42°0′N 46°9′E  Russia Dagestan
42°0′N 48°20′E Caspian Sea
42°0′N 52°27′E  Kazakhstan
42°0′N 52°48′E  Turkmenistan
42°0′N 54°51′E  Kazakhstan
42°0′N 56°0′E  Uzbekistan
42°0′N 57°10′E  Turkmenistan
42°0′N 60°0′E  Uzbekistan
42°0′N 66°0′E  Kazakhstan
42°0′N 70°20′E  Uzbekistan
42°0′N 70°50′E  Kyrgyzstan
42°0′N 79°50′E  People's Republic of China Xinjiang
Gansu
Inner Mongolia
42°0′N 103°3′E  Mongolia
42°0′N 105°56′E  People's Republic of China Inner Mongolia
Hebei
Inner Mongolia
Hebei
Inner Mongolia
Hebei
Inner Mongolia
Liaoning
Inner Mongolia
Liaoning
Jilin
42°0′N 128°3′E  North Korea Passing through Baekdu Mountain
42°0′N 128°29′E  People's Republic of China Jilin (for about 8 km)
42°0′N 128°34′E  North Korea
42°0′N 130°2′E Sea of Japan Passing just south of Okushiri Island,  Japan
42°0′N 140°7′E  Japan Island of Hokkaidō
42°0′N 140°53′E Pacific Ocean
42°0′N 143°9′E  Japan Island of Hokkaidō
42°0′N 143°15′E Pacific Ocean
42°0′N 124°13′W  United States Oregon / California border
Oregon / Nevada border
Idaho / Nevada border
Idaho / Utah border
Wyoming
Nebraska
Iowa
Illinois - passing through Chicago
42°0′N 87°39′W Lake Michigan
42°0′N 86°33′W  United States Michigan
42°0′N 83°11′W Lake Erie
42°0′N 82°58′W  Canada Ontario
42°0′N 82°29′W Lake Erie
42°0′N 80°26′W  United States Pennsylvania (Erie County)
New York / Pennsylvania border
New York
Connecticut - running just south of the border with Massachusetts
Rhode Island - running just south of the border with Massachusetts
Massachusetts
42°0′N 70°42′W Cape Cod Bay
42°0′N 70°5′W  United States Massachusetts (Cape Cod)
42°0′N 70°2′W Atlantic Ocean
42°0′N 8°53′W  Spain
42°0′N 8°39′W  Portugal
42°0′N 8°7′W  Spain


Parallel 43rd Around the world

Starting at the Prime Meridian and heading eastwards, the parallel 43° north passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
43°0′N 0°0′E  France
43°0′N 3°2′E Mediterranean Sea Gulf of Lion
43°0′N 6°10′E  France Îles d'Hyères
43°0′N 6°14′E Mediterranean Sea
43°0′N 9°20′E  France Island of Corsica
43°0′N 9°27′E Mediterranean Sea Passing just south of the island of Capraia,  Italy
43°0′N 10°30′E  Italy
43°0′N 13°52′E Adriatic Sea Passing just south of the island of Vis,  Croatia
Passing just north of the island of Korčula,  Croatia
43°0′N 17°2′E  Croatia
43°0′N 17°40′E  Bosnia and Herzegovina
43°0′N 18°28′E  Montenegro
43°0′N 20°6′E  Serbia
43°0′N 20°34′E  Kosovo Partially recognised as an independent state - claimed by  Serbia
43°0′N 21°14′E  Serbia
43°0′N 22°49′E  Bulgaria
43°0′N 27°54′E Black Sea
43°0′N 40°56′E  Abkhazia Partially recognised as an independent state - claimed by  Georgia
43°0′N 41°54′E  Georgia
43°0′N 43°5′E  Russia
43°0′N 47°28′E Caspian Sea
43°0′N 51°46′E  Kazakhstan
43°0′N 56°0′E  Uzbekistan
43°0′N 65°46′E  Kazakhstan
43°0′N 73°33′E  Kyrgyzstan Passing just north of Bishkek
43°0′N 74°43′E  Kazakhstan
43°0′N 80°23′E  People's Republic of China Xinjiang
43°0′N 96°10′E  Mongolia
43°0′N 110°40′E  People's Republic of China Inner Mongolia
Liaoning
Jilin (for about 26 km)
Liaoning (for about 14 km)
Jilin
43°0′N 129°53′E  North Korea For about 5 km
43°0′N 129°57′E  People's Republic of China Jilin
43°0′N 131°6′E  Russia Primorsky Krai — passing just south of Vladivostok
43°0′N 131°34′E Sea of Japan Amur Bay
43°0′N 131°47′E  Russia Russky Island
43°0′N 131°56′E Sea of Japan Ussuri Bay
43°0′N 132°19′E  Russia
43°0′N 134°7′E Sea of Japan
43°0′N 140°31′E  Japan Island of Hokkaidō
43°0′N 145°1′E Pacific Ocean
43°0′N 124°28′W  United States Oregon
Idaho
Wyoming
South Dakota / Nebraska border
South Dakota
Iowa
Wisconsin
43°0′N 87°53′W Lake Michigan
43°0′N 86°13′W  United States Michigan
43°0′N 82°25′W  Canada Ontario
43°0′N 79°1′W  United States New York
Vermont
New Hampshire
43°0′N 70°45′W Atlantic Ocean
43°0′N 9°15′W  Spain
43°0′N 1°4′W  France


Parallel 44th Around the world

Starting at the Prime Meridian and heading eastwards, the parallel 44° north passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
44°0′N 0°0′E  France
44°0′N 7°39′E  Italy
44°0′N 8°10′E Mediterranean Sea Gulf of Genoa
44°0′N 10°6′E  Italy Passing just north of  San Marino
44°0′N 12°40′E Adriatic Sea
44°0′N 15°2′E  Croatia Islands of Dugi Otok, Pašman, and the mainland
44°0′N 16°32′E  Bosnia and Herzegovina
44°0′N 19°14′E  Serbia For about 3km
44°0′N 19°16′E  Bosnia and Herzegovina
44°0′N 19°34′E  Serbia
44°0′N 22°25′E  Bulgaria
44°0′N 22°55′E  Romania
44°0′N 26°13′E  Bulgaria
44°0′N 27°41′E  Romania For about 15km
44°0′N 27°53′E  Bulgaria For about 4km
44°0′N 27°56′E  Romania
44°0′N 28°40′E Black Sea
44°0′N 39°11′E  Russia
44°0′N 47°23′E Caspian Sea Passing just north of Chechen Island,  Russia
44°0′N 50°55′E  Kazakhstan
44°0′N 56°0′E  Uzbekistan
44°0′N 61°26′E  Kazakhstan
44°0′N 80°27′E  People's Republic of China Xinjiang — passing about 22 km north of Ürümqi
44°0′N 95°30′E  Mongolia
44°0′N 111°50′E  People's Republic of China Inner Mongolia
Jilin — passing just north of Changchun
Heilongjiang
Jilin - for about 2 km
Heilongjiang - for <1 km
Jilin - for about 10 km
Heilongjiang
Jilin - for about 5 km
Heilongjiang
44°0′N 131°15′E  Russia
44°0′N 135°32′E Sea of Japan
44°0′N 141°39′E  Japan Island of Hokkaidō:
— Hokkaidō Prefecture
44°0′N 144°17′E Sea of Okhotsk
44°0′N 144°54′E  Japan Island of Hokkaidō:
— Hokkaidō Prefecture - Shiretoko Peninsula
44°0′N 145°10′E Nemuro Strait
44°0′N 145°39′E Kuril Islands Kunashir Island, administered by  Russia but claimed by  Japan
44°0′N 145°48′E Pacific Ocean Passing just north of the island of Shikotan, administered by  Russia, claimed by  Japan
44°0′N 124°8′W  United States

44th parallel in Wisconsin, United States
Oregon
Idaho
Wyoming
South Dakota
Minnesota
Wisconsin
44°0′N 87°41′W Lake Michigan
44°0′N 86°28′W  United States Michigan
44°0′N 82°45′W Lake Huron
44°0′N 81°44′W  Canada Ontario
44°0′N 77°0′W Lake Ontario
44°0′N 76°16′W  United States New York
Vermont
New Hampshire
Maine
44°0′N 69°8′W Atlantic Ocean Gulf of Maine - passing just south of Vinalhaven Island and Isle au Haut, Maine,  United States
44°0′N 66°9′W  Canada Nova Scotia
44°0′N 64°40′W Atlantic Ocean
44°0′N 59°46′W  Canada Nova Scotia - Sable Island
44°0′N 59°45′W Atlantic Ocean
44°0′N 1°21′W  France