LATITUDE & LONGITUDE
Latitude (shown as a horizontal line) is the angular distance, in degrees, minutes, and seconds of a point north or south of the Equator. Lines of latitude are often referred to as parallels.
Longitude (shown as a vertical line) is the angular distance, in degrees, minutes, and seconds, of a point east or west of the Prime (Greenwich) Meridian. Lines of longitude are often referred to as meridians.
You can find the latitude and longitude for all major cities on the planet....... HERE
You can find the latitude and longitude for cities, towns and villages in any country....... HERE
Enter latitude and longitude and find what is at that intersection, or (location) on the planet....... HERE This is a worldwide project and you can read more about.
RELATIVE & ABSOLUTE LOCATIONS
Relative Location of a city or destination on the planet is its relationship to nearby landmarks. As an example, our office is on Galveston Island, located in southeastern Texas in the Gulf of Mexico, about 48 miles southeast of Houston. That's our relative location.
Absolute Location is the definitive location of a place using a recognized coordinate system. In terms of latitude and longitude, our office in Galveston, Texas, is 29°43' North, 94°48' West, marked with the red dot on the map above
To find the absolute location of any destination use the resources shown at left, for the relative location of any country, go HERE
Find a Hemisphere Map with explanations HERE
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