Translation of "latitude" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈlæt·ɪ·tjuːd/ us /ˈlæt̬·ɪˌtud/

the distance of a place north or south of the Equator (= the imaginary line around the earth)

The latitude of Helsinki is approximately 60 degrees north.

(Translation of “latitude” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈlӕtitjuːd/

the distance, measured in degrees on the map, that a place is north or south of the Equator

What is the latitude of London?

freedom of choice or action

latitud, libertad
Students are allowed a considerable amount of latitude as regards their dissertation topics.

(Translation of “latitude” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)