- 37th parallel north
Starting at the
Prime Meridianand heading eastwards, the parallel 37° north passes through:
United States, the parallel defines the southernmost borders of Utah, Coloradoand Kansas, and the northernmost borders of Arizona, New Mexicoand Oklahoma.
Landmarks on the parallel include
Santa Cruz, California, Gilroy, California, Madera, California,
Ubehebe Crater in
Death Valley, Colorado City, Arizona/ Hildale, Utah,
Four Corners at the intersection with
32nd meridian west from Washington(the only place in the United Stateswhere four states touch), Cairo, Illinois, Bowling Green, Kentucky, and Newport News, Virginia.
The parallel 37° north formed the southern boundary of the historic and extralegal
Territory of Jefferson.
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