Angular geographic coordinates that specifying the north-south and east-west positions of locations.
This tag indicates questions involving issues with or concepts about latitude, longitude, or both.
This tag should not be used for referencing lat/lon GmbH software
"In geography, the latitude of a location on the Earth is the angular distance of that location south or north of the equator" (Wikipedia). It can also be one of many not-quite-equivalent determinations, such as the angle made between "straight up" and the earth's equatorial plane (the "astronomical latitude").