Q: The first ship to circle the globe?

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THE VICTORIA SHIP

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It is called a great circle and the plane that circle makes must pass through the geometric center of the globe. The largest circle that can be drawn round the Earth is the great circle round its middle, the "equator" this is because the spinning of the earth makes it 'fatter' round the middle.

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66½ºN is the Arctic Circle; 66½ºS is the Antarctic Circle.

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THE VICTORIA SHIP

The five ships (Victoria)

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Ferdinand Magellan

Of Magellans' original five ships, only Victoria survived the first circumnavigation of the globe.

There are many things which completely circle the globe. The first thing that comes to mind is the equator, but the artic and Antarctic circles also circle the globe (as well as every other degree of latitude). The taiga forest circles the globe. The atmosphere circles the globe.

he became the first sailor to circle the globe.

His ship was the first to circle the world in 1520.

The largest line of circumference on the globe is the Equator.

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