Location

Location may refer to:

In geography:

  • Location (geography), one of the five geographic themes, and a specific position or point in physical space
  • Absolute location, describing a position on the surface of the Earth
  • Location-allocation, used in geographic information systems (GIS)
  • In South Africa, a non-white township

In mathematics:

  • Location parameter, a parameter of a probability distribution indicating the distribution's central tendency

Other:

  • Filming location, a place where some or all of a film or television series is produced
  • Location, Location, Location, a British reality television series
  • Location (sign language), the location of the hands when signing

Other articles related to "location, locations":

Yıldırım, Bursa - Location
... Teleferik (pictured to the right) is the cable car built from Bursa to Mt ... Uludağ on 29 June 1963 ...
Earth Radius - Fixed Radii
... The following radii are fixed and do not include a variable location dependence ... The discrepancy between the ellipsoid radius and the radius to a physical location may be significant ... When identifying the position of an observable location, the use of more precise values for WGS-84 radii may not yield a corresponding improvement in accuracy ...
Enhanced 9-1-1 - Location
... Location is an important concept in the way that the Enhanced 9-1-1 system works ... Location determination depends upon the Automatic Location Information (ALI) database which is maintained on behalf of local governments by contracted ... to the appropriate PSAP and when the call arrives, the ALI database is used to determine the location of the caller ...
Quaker Steak And Lube - History - Locations
... As of 10 August 2010 (2010-08-10), there are 42 restaurant locations, with the majority operating in eastern Ohio and western and central Pennsylvania ... Locations do, however, span the United States including one location outside Denver, Colorado and another location in Clearwater, Florida ... There is also a Quaker Steak Lube location inside the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada ...
Enhanced 9-1-1
... as the easy access code, the system tries to automatically associate a location with the origin of the call ... This location may be a physical address or other geographic reference information such as X/Y map coordinates ... The caller's telephone number is used in various ways to derive a location that can be used to dispatch police, fire, emergency medical and other response resources ...