Geographical location of Mauritania

Is Mauritania further west than the prime meridian (zero degrees latitude)?

Yes, Mauritania is further west than the prime meridian (zero degrees latitude). The midpoint of Mauritania is further west by approximately 645 miles (1,038km).

Is Mauritania further east than the prime meridian (zero degrees latitude)?

No, Mauritania is not further east than the prime meridian (zero degrees latitude).

Is Mauritania further north than the equator?

Yes, Mauritania is further north than the equator. The midpoint of Mauritania is further north by approximately 1,452 miles (2,336km).

Is Mauritania further south than the equator?

No, Mauritania is not further south than the equator.

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