A Location on Earth

To Convey a Location

To Effectively Convey a Location

How to identify points on the surface of our planet.

Communicating about locations on our planet's surface with various schemes

Caveats of a "Location"

General-purpose tool for humans. A location, in this article, is a human-relevant feature on the surface of earth.

link to other geographic types point, polygon, line, perimeter, multiline, multipolygon



(in shawshank redemption) the instructions from Andy to Red about where to find a box.


numerical coordinates