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# Which is first laditue or longatude in plotting nombers?

## Answer

###### Wiki User

###### 07/09/2014

It is customary to provide latitude first and longitude second when plotting locations. Latitude represents how far north or south a location is from the equator, while longitude represents how far east or west of the prime meridian a location is.

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