• # question_answer Latitude is the angular distance of a point on earth's surface measured from the: A)  Equator            B)  prime meridian C)  Centre of earth D)         poles

[c] Latitude is the angular distance of a point on earth's surface measured from the centre of earth. It specifies the north-south position of a point on the Earth's surface. Latitude is an angle which ranges from $0{}^\circ$ at the Equator to $90{}^\circ$ (North or South) at the poles.