The following table shows the area of the rainfall zones in square miles: - The tropic of Capricorn divides Australia into two parts.
Thus, the second sign (of the Ox) occupies the position of Capricorn, the third that of Sagittarius, and so on.
From Cape York almost to the tropic of Capricorn the rainfall exceeds 50 in.
And 25° 54' S., and worked northward to the Joanna Springs, situated on the tropic of Capricorn and near the 124th meridian.
To the Tropic of Capricorn (Bombay, 1838; 5th ed., London, 1857); R.
Boiled rice,"in the south), which marks the entrance of the sun into the sign of Capricorn and the beginning of its northward course (uttarayana) on the ist day of the month Magha (c. Jan.
South of the Tropic of Capricorn the isohalines run nearly east and west, salinity diminishing quickly to the Southern Ocean.