Cocos Islands Geographic coordinates

Cocos Islands is located at latitude -12.164165 and longitude 96.870956. It is part of Asia and the southern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

-12.164165, 96.870956

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

12.1642° S 96.871° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

12°9'51'' S 96°52.257' 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 Cocos Islands have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Cocos Islands with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Cocos Islands

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 -12.164165 96.870956
Decimal Degrees (DD) 12.1642° S 96.871° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 12°9.85' S 96°52.257' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 12°9'51'' S 96°52'15.4'' E

Geographic coordinates - Cities of Cocos Islands

City Coordinates
West Island -12.15681, 96.82251

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