International date line passes through 180 degree longitude - Indian and World Geography

Q.  International date line passes through
- Published on 05 Jun 15

a. 0 degree longitude
b. 180 degree longitude
c. equator
d. Prime meridian

ANSWER: 180 degree longitude
The International Date Line (IDL) is an imaginary line on the surface of the Earth that runs from the north to the south pole and demarcates the change of one calendar day to the next. It passes through the middle of the Pacific Ocean, roughly following the 180° longitude but deviating to pass around some territories and island groups.

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