Florida is located in both the Northern and Western Hemispheres. Florida is a state of the United States, which is located in North America. The Northern Hemisphere also includes a part of northern South America, the ent... More » Geography United States

The sun rises more or less in the east in the Northern Hemisphere. The sun rises from due east only on the fall and spring equinoxes, when the day is equally divided between day and night. On non-equinox mornings, the su... More » Science Weather & Tides

Countries in the Northern Hemisphere include the United States, Canada, Russia and all of the countries in Europe. Other countries in the Northern Hemisphere are Kazakhstan, Belarus, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Armenia and... More » Geography Maps & Cartography
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Cuba is 90 miles from Key West, Fla. Key West is the southernmost publicly accessible point in Florida. Key West is closer to Cuba than to Miami. More » Geography United States

Miami is located in southeastern Florida, along the Atlantic coast. The city is situated on flatland that stretches between Biscayne Bay and the Florida Everglades, spanning an area of 55.27 square miles. More » Geography United States

Some fun facts about Florida, known as the Sunshine State, include its state animal, the Florida panther, and its state flower, the orange blossom. The state bird is the northern mockingbird. Florida is also home to the ... More » Geography United States

The websites for The Florida Center for Instructional Technology and The State University Libraries of Florida both provide an large number of historical maps. The Florida State Archives and other local archives provide ... More » Geography United States