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Capital Cities Closest to the Equator

Name the capital cities that lie closest to the equator.
Quiz by relessness
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First submittedJanuary 24, 2013
Last updatedAugust 26, 2019
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Latitude
Capital City
4°36′N
Bogotá
4°22′N
Bangui
4°11′N
Malé
3°52′N
Yaoundé
3°45′N
Malabo
3°09′N
Kuala Lumpur
2°02′N
Mogadishu
1°26′N
South Tarawa
1°17′N
Singapore
0°23′N
Libreville
0°20′N
São Tomé
Latitude
Capital City
0°19′N
Kampala
The Equator
0°15′S
Quito
0°33′S
Yaren
1°17′S
Nairobi
1°57′S
Kigali
3°26′S
Gitega
4°16′S
Brazzaville
4°20′S
Kinshasa
4°37′S
Victoria
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level 77
Apr 17, 2015
Hey reless. I just used your data here to make a small expansion of my Adjacent Capital Superlatives quiz. Thanks.
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level 72
Dec 13, 2016
How about Tarawa? Definitely close to the equator....
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level 68
Aug 25, 2019
Indeed, at only 1°21' N, South Tarawa should be included.
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level ∞
Aug 25, 2019
Fixed
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level 68
Aug 25, 2019
Nice quiz! For anyone interested in this concept, here is a quiz I made some time ago about major cities closest to the Equator.
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level 79
Aug 26, 2019
Bangui is missing. 4°21'40.39"N
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level ∞
Aug 26, 2019
Okay, fixed
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level 73
Aug 26, 2019
when did nauru get a capital?
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level 44
Oct 7, 2019
Yaren District is the de facto capital of Nauru, all the government stuff is there
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level 65
Sep 1, 2019
I had a much harder time on this than I thought. Good quiz.
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level 53
Oct 6, 2019
Great quiz🎉🎉🎉
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level 43
Oct 6, 2019
Count Bujumbura for Gitega because it is too recent for some people to accept the change
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level 57
Oct 7, 2019
My strategy for jetpunk quiz - “if you think it, type it. If it’s wrong, move on”. I sometimes miss answers cause I keep debating in my head ‘will it or won’t it’. On this quiz I was debating with Central African Republic but I still ended up missing it cause I confused it with N’djamena.
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level 62
Oct 7, 2019
Well, 10 were easy, and the rest were all the hard ones most of which I would never have got.
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level 79
Oct 7, 2019
Just a suggestion, add Bandar and Juba and all captials within 5 degrees are included.
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level 41
Oct 7, 2019
Bandar Seri Begawan missing