Vertical position

Vertical position or vertical location, also known as level, is a position along a vertical direction above or below a given vertical datum .
Vertical distance or vertical separation is the distance between two vertical positions.
Many vertical coordinates exist for expressing vertical position: depth, height, altitude, elevation, etc.


Vertical position or vertical location, also known as level, is a position along a vertical direction above or below a given vertical datum . Vertical distance or vertical separation is the distance between two vertical positions. Many vertical coordinates exist for expressing vertical position: depth, height, altitude, elevation, etc.
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