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Distance Calculator Between Cities

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Visit this site: http://www.mapcrow.info/

Author:Dan Gallagher
Description: Enter two cities or countries and this CGI illustrates them on a scaled political map, calculates the distance between the two locations in miles and kilometers, and provides information about latitude, longitude, bearing, and airports. All latitude and longitude coordinates are listed in both decimal degrees and degrees, minutes, and seconds. For individual countries, mapcrow.info typically has more than twenty fields per data point; and includes coordinates for major islands, lakes, mountain peaks, and administrative centers. The site also rotates humorous geographic "Trivia of the Day."

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Geography

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