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The judgment from the ICJ stated that both Parties had tacitly agreed a boundary lying along the parallel of latitude in the early 1950s, but that this boundary did not extend beyond a distance of 80 miles from the land boundary.
It is always possible to orient our sphere in such a way that considered circle becomes a parallel of latitude.
The Kumbh Mela takes place in mid January when the Sun traverses across the Tropic of Cancer Tropic of Cancer, parallel of latitude at 23030' north of the equator; it is the northern boundary of the tropics.

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