Latitude and Longitude

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Latitude

____is the distance from the Equator.

Longitude

____is the distance from the Prime Meridian.

Equator

The ____ is located at 0° N/S.

Prime Meridian

The _____is located at 0° E/W.

Degree

A ___is distance measured and is approximately 70 miles.

North and South

The Equator seperates the Earth into two hemispheres:

East and West

The Prime Meridian seperates the Earth into two hemispheres:

Parallels

_____help determine distance from the Equator.

Meridians

____help determine distance from the Prime Meridian.

90°N

The North Pole is how many ° ?

90°S

The South Pole is how many ° ?

23.5°N

The Tropic of Cancer is how many ° ?

23.5°S

The Tropic of Capricorn is how many ° ?

66.5°N

The Arctic Circle is how many ° ?

66.5°S

The Antarctic Circle is how many ° ?

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