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Lines of latitude run east and west around Earth Latitude
They also called parallels because the lines are always parallel, or the same distance apart. Parallels
Lines of longitude, or meridians, run north and south around Earth. Longitude
Lines of longitude, or meridians, run north and south around Earth. Meridian
When used together, latitude and longitude form a pattern of crossed lines called Global grid
In the Northern Hemisphere, at about latitude 23 N, is the Tropic of Cancer
South of the Equator, at about latitude 23 S is the Tropic of Capricorn
The selection of the Earth between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn is known as the Tropical zone
The selection of the Earth between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn is known as the Torrid zone
This latitude is called the Arctic Circle
This latitude is called the Antarctic Circle
The parts of the Earth between the Arctic Circle and the Tropic of Cancer, and between the Antarctic Circle and the Tropic of Capricorn are known as the Temperate zone
The zones north of the Arctic Circle and south of the Antarctic Circle are known as the Frigid zone
The zones north of the Arctic Circle and south of the Antarctic Circle are known as the Frigid zones or the Polar region
Is an imaginary line between the North Pole and the South Pole Axis