Map of united states with latitude and longitude. Free political physical and outline maps of the united states and maps of individual states. Latitude and longitude can be used to determine the exact location of any point on the globe. Below is the map of bahamas showing major towns roads airports with latitudes and longitudes plotted on it. Latitude shown as a horizontal line is the angular distance in degrees minutes and seconds of a point north or south of the equator.
With the help of these two numbers anyone can find the exact position of a place using its latitude and longitude. There are several ways to find your latitude and longitude some of which require many more resources than others. Position your mouse over the map and use your mouse wheel to zoom in or out. Latitude and longitude are two coordinates that are used to plot specific locations on earth.
You need to know your latitude before you order your spot on sundial the angle of the gnomon which casts the shadow has to be the right one for your location as described on the models page. Map of canada the united states and mexico showing latitude and longitude lines. Click the map and drag to move the map around. Latitude and longitude can also be used to determine the time zone of specific places.
This map displays the geographical coordinates the latitude and the longitude of the world. Lines of latitude are often referred to as parallels. It also displays the countries along with the latitudes and longitudes. Bahamass latitude and longitude is 240 15 nand 760 0 w.
You can customize the map before you print. Finding your latitude and longitude.