Bogotá Geographic coordinates

Bogotá is located at latitude 4.60971 and longitude -74.08175. It is part of South America and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

4.60971, -74.08175

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

4.6097° N 74.0818° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

4°36'35'' N 74°4.905' 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 Bogotá have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Bogotá with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Colombia

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 4.60971 -74.08175
Decimal Degrees (DD) 4.6097° N 74.0818° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 4°36.583' N 74°4.905' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 4°36'35'' N 74°4'54.3'' W

Cities at the same latitude as Bogotá

City Coordinates
Bangui, Central African Republic 4.36122, 18.55496
Ibagué, Colombia 4.43889, -75.23222
Pereira, Colombia 4.81333, -75.69611
Juba, South Sudan 4.85165, 31.58247
Port Harcourt, Nigeria 4.77742, 7.0134

Cities at the same longitude as Bogotá

City Coordinates
New York City, United States 40.71427, -74.00597
Barranquilla, Colombia 10.96854, -74.78132
Washington, United States 40.75843, -74.97934
Santa Marta, Colombia 11.24079, -74.19904
Newark, United States 40.73566, -74.17237