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What percentage of the Earth's land is above the equator?

Sixty percent? Seventy percent?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    67.29 percent of land surface area is on the northern hemisphere

    32.71 percent is on the south hemisphere

  • 1 decade ago

    There is an unequal distribution of land and water between the two hemispheres. The Southern Hemisphere has less land and more water.

    The Northern hemisphere is about 60.7% water and 39.3% land.

    The Southern hemisphere is about 80.9% water and 19.1% land.

    Source(s): Wiki answers
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    63.7% of Earth's land mass is above the Equator.

    Source(s): Geography Expert
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