What is the latitude of the South Pole?

Answer With the equator having the latitude starting point of zero degrees, the latitude of the South Pole is 90 degrees south of the equator. This is expressed as 90 degrees south or without directional ... Read More »

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What is the latitude of the north&south pole?

The latitude of the north pole is 90 degrees north and that of the south pole is 90 degrees south. Latitude degrees are based on the angle created by the plane of the equator and the radius to any ... Read More »

What is the latitude degree of the South Pole?

Latitude degrees run north and south. These degrees start at the equator and count upward toward the North and South poles. The South Pole, where Antarctica is located, rests at latitude 90 degrees... Read More »

What circle is the line of latitude near the South Pole?

The South Pole is located at exactly 90 degrees south latitude. The next nearest whole degree line of latitude closest to the South Pole is 89 degrees south. The farther away from the South Pole, t... Read More »

Is more of the earth's ice located in the south pole or the north pole?

More of the Earth's ice is located at the South Pole rather than the North Pole. The North Pole sits on top of an ocean of water that never completely freezes which, along with air currents, helps ... Read More »