Shantou Geographic coordinates

Shantou is located at latitude 23.36814 and longitude 116.71479. It is part of Asia and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

23.36814, 116.71479

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

23.3681° N 116.7148° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

23°22'5.3'' N 116°42.887' E

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 Shantou have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Shantou with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of China

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 23.36814 116.71479
Decimal Degrees (DD) 23.3681° N 116.7148° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 23°22.088' N 116°42.887' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 23°22'5.3'' N 116°42'53.2'' E

Cities at the same latitude as Shantou

City Coordinates
Havana, Cuba 23.13302, -82.38304
Dhaka, Bangladesh 23.7104, 90.40744
Dongguan, China 23.01797, 113.74866
Guangzhou, China 23.11667, 113.25
Ahmedabad, India 23.02579, 72.58727

Cities at the same longitude as Shantou

City Coordinates
Beijing, China 39.9075, 116.39723
Jinan, China 36.66833, 116.99722
Huainan, China 32.62639, 116.99694
Huaibei, China 33.97444, 116.79167
Langfang, China 39.50972, 116.69472