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Prime Meridian

 

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      an imaginary line on Earth that passes north to south through the Greenwich
      Observatory in London, England
 


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The prime meridian divides Earth into the Eastern Hemisphere and the Western Hemisphere.

The prime meridian is at 0° (0 degrees) longitude.

 


 

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Globe with lines of longitude and latitude
The prime meridian is the line drawn north to south at 0° (0 degrees) longitude.
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NASA
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Page Last Updated: October 9th, 2014
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