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Map of Texas with a locator map showing the relative location of Texas within the continental United States.

What to Know About Absolute and Relative Location

Caitlin Dempsey

Let's learn about the difference between absolute and relative location.

Location in Lake Maracaibo, Venezuela. Map: Wikipedia.

Examples of Absolute and Relative Location

Caitlin Dempsey

Here are some examples of the same location described as a relative location and an absolute location.