West Island Geographic coordinates

West Island is located at latitude -12.15681 and longitude 96.82251. It is part of Asia and the southern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

-12.15681, 96.82251

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

12.1568° S 96.8225° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

12°9'24.5'' S 96°49.351' 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 West Island have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of West Island 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 -12.15681 96.82251
Decimal Degrees (DD) 12.1568° S 96.8225° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 12°9.409' S 96°49.351' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 12°9'24.5'' S 96°49'21'' E

Cities at the same latitude as West Island

City Coordinates
Lima, Peru -12.04318, -77.02824
Salvador, Brazil -12.97111, -38.51083
Callao, Peru -12.05659, -77.11814
Feira de Santana, Brazil -12.26667, -38.96667
Huancayo, Peru -12.06513, -75.20486

Cities at the same longitude as West Island

City Coordinates
Yangon, Myanmar 16.80528, 96.15611
Mandalay, Myanmar 21.97473, 96.08359
Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar 19.745, 96.12972
Bago, Myanmar 17.33521, 96.48135
Taungoo, Myanmar 18.94291, 96.43408