Flashcards in Longitude and Latitude Deck (7)
Is Longitude vertical?
Is Latitude horizontal?
What is the Tropic of Cancer?
It is a latitude line above the Equator at 23.5 degrees North.
What is the Tropic of Capricorn?
It is a latitude line below the Equator at 23.5 degrees South.
What is the Prime Meridian?
It is a longitude line at 0 degrees.
What are hemispheres?
Hemispheres are half spheres and in Geography there are 2 hemispheres. The Northern Hemisphere and The Southern Hemisphere. The Equator splits the two.