Longitudinal & Latitudinal Extents of
India is approximately the same. Check out Longitudinal &
Latitudinal Extremes of India
Longitudinal & Latitudinal Extents of India
India lies wholly in the northern and eastern
hemispheres. The main land of India extends from 8o 4' 28" N to 37o
17' 53" N latitudes and from 68o 7' 53" E to 97o 24' 47"
E longitudes. The latitudinal and longitudinal extent of India is
approximately the same i.e. 30o. The Andaman and Nicobar Islands extend
further southwards and add to the latitudinal extent of India. The
southernmost point known as the Indira Point in the Great Nicobar Island
is at 6o 45' N. The latitudinal extent of India from Kashmir in the
north to Kanyakumari in the south is 3,214 km. India's longitudinal
extent from the Rann of Kutch in the west to Arunachal Pradesh in the
east is 2,933 km.