<p><strong>Fig. 1.10. </strong>(<strong>A</strong>) Latitude is determined by the angle between a point on the earth’s surface and the equator. Latitude angles are between 0° and 90°. (<strong>B</strong>) Connecting all the points on earth’s surface that are at 30° and 60° angles from the equator in each hemisphere creates these imaginary parallels of latitude.</p>

Fig. 1.10. (A) Latitude is determined by the angle between a point on the earth’s surface and the equator. Latitude angles are between 0° and 90°. (B) Connecting all the points on earth’s surface that are at 30° and 60° angles from the equator in each hemisphere creates these imaginary parallels of latitude.

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