San José Geographic coordinates

San José is located at latitude 9.93333 and longitude -84.08333. It is part of America and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

9.93333, -84.08333

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

9.9333° N 84.0833° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

9°55'60'' N 84°5' 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 San José have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of San José with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Costa Rica

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 9.93333 -84.08333
Decimal Degrees (DD) 9.9333° N 84.0833° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 9°56' N 84°5' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 9°55'60'' N 84°4'60'' W

Cities at the same latitude as San José

City Coordinates
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 9.02497, 38.74689
Abuja, Nigeria 9.05785, 7.49508
Conakry, Guinea 9.53795, -13.67729
Panama City, Panama 9.33404, -79.89172
Maturín, Venezuela 9.74569, -63.18323

Cities at the same longitude as San José

City Coordinates
Atlanta, United States 33.749, -84.38798
Lexington-Fayette, United States 38.0498, -84.45855
Cincinnati, United States 39.12711, -84.51439
Lexington, United States 37.98869, -84.47772
Columbus, United States 32.46098, -84.98771