Longitude means the distance from east to west. It is the line that runs across the earth vertically.

Some of the cheaper GPS use longitude and latitude to find the place your looking for.


There are even applications for your IPad, IPhone or ITouch!


The longitude runs near somewhere called Greenwich, England and also is runned on

the Prime Meridian. It goes through the Pacific ocean which is the west of


written by: Melissa

Longitude runs across the world vertically. It measures in degrees with East or West.

An example would be 40 degrees East or 60 degrees West.

By: Linda