What is the difference between Latitude and Longitude?

The locations on the Earthโ€™s surface are determined by two reference lines known as latitude and longitude. In the table below, we have given the various difference between latitude and longitude.

Latitude Longitude
Latitude implies the geographic coordinates that determine the distance of a point, north-south of the equator. Longitude alludes to the geographic coordinate, which identifies the distance of a point, east-west of the Prime Meridian.
It is known as parallels It is known as meridians
The length of the lines are different The length of the lines are the same
It classifies heat zones It classifies time zones
There are 180 latitude lines There are 360 longitude lines

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