Countries in the Northern Hemisphere include the United States, Canada, Russia and all of the countries in Europe. Other countries in the Northern Hemisphere are Kazakhstan, Belarus, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Armenia and Georgia. All territory north of the equator is considered part of the Northern Hemisphere.Know More
All the countries in the Middle East and Saharan Africa are in the Northern Hemisphere.
African countries in the Northern Hemisphere are Western Sahara, Mauritania, Senegal, Guinea, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Sierra Leone, Mali, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Eritrea, Niger, Chad, Djibouti, Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Sao Tome and Principe, Cameroon, Nigeria, Sudan, Ethiopia and the northern parts of Somalia, Kenya, Uganda, Gabon, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Congo Brazzaville.
Other countries in the Northern Hemisphere are Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Tibet, Mongolia, Nepal, Bhutan, China, Bangladesh, Burma, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Laos, Vietnam, North and South Korea, Japan, the Philippines, Malaysia and parts of Indonesia. Still other countries are Mexico, all of Central America and all of the countries in the West Indies. South American countries in the Northern Hemisphere are most of Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana. The most northern parts of Brazil and Ecuador are also in the Northern Hemisphere.
More humans live in the Northern Hemisphere because it has more land than the Southern Hemisphere.Learn more about Maps & Cartography
There are over 30 countries and territories in the Western Hemisphere, including countries in North and South America and the western portion of Europe and Africa. There are an additional 12 countries that are partial in the Western Hemisphere.Full Answer >
The four largest countries in the Western Hemisphere are Canada, the United States, Brazil and Argentina. The Western Hemisphere is the half of the earth west of the Prime Meridian and includes North America, Central America and South America.Full Answer >
Countries within the Orient include nations in primarily eastern Asia, including China, Tibet, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Mongolia and Taiwan. Although classified as Asian nations, these countries vary widely in terms of politics, geography and demographics. Some Oriental countries, including Hong Kong and Tibet, fall under the control of China.Full Answer >
The sun rises more or less in the east in the Northern Hemisphere. The sun rises from due east only on the fall and spring equinoxes, when the day is equally divided between day and night. On non-equinox mornings, the sun rises either north or south of due east.Full Answer >