11LongitudeLongitude is the measure of distance East or West of the prime meridian.Longitude lines run east and west from the poles.
12PRIMEDANWhere is 0 degree?The prime meridian is 0 degrees longitude. This imaginary line runs through the United Kingdom, France, Spain, western Africa, and Antarctica.
13Three Rules of Longitude Start at the Prime Meridian.Decide if you need to move West or East.How many degreesdo you need to move?
14How to Remember Longitude Longitude lines go over the earth.Hold one hand up above your head and the other down beside your body and these are longitude lines.
15How to write Latitude and Longitude ExamplesLatitude: 35ºN10ºSLongitude: 170ºW20ºEWritten together:40ºN, 70ºWLatitude is always written first.Latitude and longitude is written in degrees.Latitude includes either N or S after the degree symbol.Longitude includes either W or E after the degree symbol.