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Equator Monument

3.5 of 5 bubbles 420 reviews
“Good to learn facts and history” theresia r Reviewed 6 August 2018
“Most visited at Pontianak” Bhayong Reviewed 29 July 2018
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A monument to mark the line in which the equator passes through Indonesia, one of the 12 countries in the world. The equator has shifted since it was first built in 1928 and continues to shift so the original line may not be completely accurate anymore! There is a small museum where you can buy souvenirs and print a certificate to attest that you have straddled the northern and southern hemisphere.
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