Maracanaú Geographic coordinates

Maracanaú is located at latitude -3.87667 and longitude -38.62556. It is part of South America and the southern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

-3.87667, -38.62556

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

3.8767° S 38.6256° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

3°52'36'' S 38°37.534' W

The geographic coordinate system enables any place in the world to be located using its latitude and longitude. The latitude is the position relative to the equator, specifying the north-south position. The longitude specifies the east-west position measured from a reference meridian (usually the Greenwich Prime Meridian). The latitude and longitude of Maracanaú have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Maracanaú with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Brazil

There are many systems and formats to represent geographic coordinates. The following table matches the equivalence between the most common formats:

System Latitude Longitude
Simple decimal standard -3.87667 -38.62556
Decimal Degrees (DD) 3.8767° S 38.6256° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 3°52.6' S 38°37.534' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 3°52'36'' S 38°37'32'' W

Cities at the same latitude as Maracanaú

City Coordinates
Fortaleza, Brazil -3.71722, -38.54306
Manaus, Brazil -3.10194, -60.025
Iquitos, Peru -3.74912, -73.25383
Caucaia, Brazil -3.73611, -38.65306
Machala, Ecuador -3.25861, -79.96053

Cities at the same longitude as Maracanaú

City Coordinates
Salvador, Brazil -12.97111, -38.51083
Feira de Santana, Brazil -12.26667, -38.96667
Camaçari, Brazil -12.6975, -38.32417
Lauro de Freitas, Brazil -12.89444, -38.32722
Paulo Afonso, Brazil -9.40611, -38.21472