This is a list of global cities, sorted by their positioning on the planet from North to South. These are the cities listed by the A.T. Kearney Global Cities Index (GCI), which measures global engagement across metrics in business, human capital, information exchange, culture, and politics. What cities in the world are coldest? Which ones are right along the Equator? Did you know that London is 11 degrees north of New York City? This global cities list includes all 83 cities given this official designation, along with their coordinates. 75 of them are in the Northern hemisphere, and only 8 of them are in the Southern Hemisphere.