Asked in Earth Sciences
What is the distance north or south of the equater?
The distance north or south of the equator is called "latitude". Conversely, distance along the equator (around the globe) is called longitude. ...
Asked in Units of Measure, Geography, Equator
What is distance in degrees north or south of the Equator called?
The distance north or south of the equator can be measured in miles, kilometers, etc. The angle of a location north or south of the equator is called the latitude of that place. ...