Tamil Nadu Board of Secondary EducationSSLC (English Medium) Class 6th
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The 0° line of longitude is called the Greenwich Meridian. - Social Science

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Short Note

The 0° line of longitude is called the Greenwich Meridian.

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Solution

  1. All nations of the world agreed to have the Greenwich Meridian as the international Standard Meridian (0°).
  2. This line of longitude is called the Prime Meridian and it is also known as the Greenwich Meridian because it passes through Greenwich.
Concept: Greenwich Meridian: Significant Lines of Longitude
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