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Latitude/Longitude

The Earth  is a globe divided into lines called 

latitude and longitude. 

 

Longitude lines are the vertical lines
They run North and South .

Latitude lines are the horizontal lines. 
They run East and West. 

 

The equator is an imaginary line that divides the earth’s surface into two hemispheres:


Northern Hemisphere 

Southern Hemisphere

 

Imaginary means made-up.