Within me latitude widens, longitude lengthens;

Asia, Africa, Europe, are to the east–America is provided for in the
west;
Banding the bulge of the earth winds the hot equator,
Curiously north and south turn the axis-ends;
Within me is the longest day–the sun wheels in slanting rings–it
does not set for months;
Stretch’d in due time within me the midnight sun just rises above the
horizon, and sinks again;
Within me zones, seas, cataracts, plants, volcanoes, groups, 20
Malaysia, Polynesia, and the great West Indian islands.