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If 33 million people held hands, they could make it all the way around the equator.
Plants and warm-blooded animals closer to the equator tend to be darker.
The Golden Gate uses the largest bridge cables ever made, long enough to encircle the world more than 3 times at the equator.
Africa is the only continent that is in all four hemispheres and the only to have land on the prime meridian and the equator.
There is a stadium in Brazil in which the midfield line lies on the Equator, making each team defend one hemisphere.