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Prime meridian - Wikipedia

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A prime meridian is a meridian (a line of longitude) in a geographical coordinate system at which ...

What is the Prime Meridian? - Definition, Facts & Location - Video ...

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Learn about the Prime Meridian and how, when, and why it was established. This lesson will help you to understand its importance to Earth's...

Moving the Earth's Prime Meridian - Space.com

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Aug 5, 2016 ... Tourists visiting the Airy meridian at the Royal Observatory in England (dotted line) stand on the historic location of the prime meridian, but ...

Basic Geography: The Equator and the Prime Meridian

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The equator and the prime meridian signify 0 degrees latitude and 0 degrees ... The earth is a globe, of course, and can be divided into lots of lines called ...

prime meridian - National Geographic Society

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Feb 16, 2011 ... Encyclopedic entry. The prime meridian is the line of 0° longitude, the starting point for measuring distance both east and west around the Earth ...

The Prime Meridian divides the globe into Eastern and Western ...

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The Prime Meridian divides the globe into Eastern and Western hemispheres, just as the equator divides the globe into Northern and Southern hemispheres.

Why the 'Prime Meridian of the World' Shifted Hundreds of Feet

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Aug 18, 2015 ... A line of longitude on maps called the Prime Meridian of the World has ... explorers began wandering across the globe, beginning in the early ...

Equator Map, Tropic of Cancer Map, Tropic of Capricorn Map, Prime ...

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Apr 26, 2016 ... Circles of Latitude & Longitude - The Equator, The Prime Meridian, The ... The Equator: Divides the earth in North and Southern Hemispheres .

The Equator and Prime Meridian - Primary Homework Help

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The Equator and Prime Meridian are circles that stretch all the way around the Earth. The Equator ... Where you are on the earth has an affect on the day length.

Prime Meridian of the World's exact location of 0 degrees longitude ...

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Aug 13, 2015 ... The Prime Meridian (pictured) at the Royal Observatory in ... zones, define Greenwich Mean Time, and is the basis for maps around the globe.