The imaginary line that encircles the globe, dividing the earth into northern and southern halves.

Equatorial Guinea

Location: Central Africa Official name: Republic of Equatorial Guinea Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1968 / 1968 Capital city: Malabo Population: 700,000 / 65 people per sq mile (25 people per sq km) Total land area: 10,830 square miles (28,051 square km) Language(s) spoken: Spanish (official language), Fang, Bubi, French … Read more


Each of the two days in a year on which day and night are equal in length. Marks the beginning of spring and autumn.