latitude and longitude

Screenshot from QGIS showing the interface for adding a CSV file with a red circle around the dropdown menus for designated the X and Y fields.

X is Longitude, Y is Latitude

Caitlin Dempsey

Here are some simple strategies for remembering that X is longitude and Y is latitude in GIS.

How to Find the Latitude and Longitude of a Location Using Google Maps

Caitlin Dempsey

This tutorial will take you step-by-step through the process of finding the X,Y coordinates of a specific location using Google Maps.