Latitude and Longitude are the lines that you see on a map of the world. They help us to locate places a bit like the coordinates in a game of Battleship.

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The latitude number tells how far away a place is from the equator, and the longitude tells how far away it is from a half-circle through the North Pole, the South Pole, and Greenwich, England, (the Prime Meridian).
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