Which direction does latitude run?

Answer Latitude is the measurement of angular distance from the equator. Degree lines of latitude run east-west at a distance north or south of the equator. Latitude is expressed as a measurement in degre... Read More »

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Which direction is latitude?

Latitude and longitude are the measurements used to determine a location on the Earth. Latitude lines are measured in degrees, are parallel to the equator and run horizontally around the globe. Lat... Read More »

What direction is latitude?

Latitude lines run in the east-to-west direction, and all are parallel to the equator that divides the Earth into two halves. Latitude lines are distinct from longitude lines, which run from north ... Read More »

Which direction does warm air go?

Warm air rises. This is because as the temperature of air increases, its molecules vibrate faster and use more space for motion--effectively increasing the space between one another. This increase ... Read More »

Which way does latitude go?

Latitude lines on a map are horizontal, meaning that the lines move from left to right or vice versa. According to Merriam Webster Dictionary, latitude is a distance measured north or south from th... Read More »