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Fundamentals of Physical Geography

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James Petersen
ISBN: 9781133606536

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Fundamentals of Physical Geography

2nd Edition
James Petersen
ISBN: 9781133606536
Textbook Problem

What is the latitude of the North Pole, and does it have a longitude?

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The latitude of the North Pole and whether it has longitude.

Explanation

Earth’s latitude and longitude coordinate system is based on the set of reference lines that are naturally defined and arbitrarily defined by international agreement. The North Pole and South Pole act as two natural references for the latitude. They mark the opposite positions of the Earth’s rotational axis. The equator is 0 followed by the North Pole at 90°

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