Arica Geographic coordinates

Arica is located at latitude -18.4746 and longitude -70.29792. It is part of South America and the southern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

-18.4746, -70.29792

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

18.4746° S 70.2979° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

18°28'28.6'' S 70°17.875' 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 Arica have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Arica with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Chile

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 -18.4746 -70.29792
Decimal Degrees (DD) 18.4746° S 70.2979° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 18°28.476' S 70°17.875' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 18°28'28.6'' S 70°17'52.5'' W

Cities at the same latitude as Arica

City Coordinates
Uberlândia, Brazil -18.91861, -48.27722
Tacna, Peru -18.01465, -70.25362
Governador Valadares, Brazil -18.85111, -41.94944
Antananarivo, Madagascar -18.91368, 47.53613
Araguari, Brazil -18.64722, -48.18722

Cities at the same longitude as Arica

City Coordinates
Santiago, Chile -33.45694, -70.64827
Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic 19.4517, -70.69703
Puente Alto, Chile -33.61169, -70.57577
Barinas, Venezuela 8.62261, -70.20749
Antofagasta, Chile -23.65236, -70.3954