Copenhagen Geographic coordinates

Copenhagen is located at latitude 55.67594 and longitude 12.56553. It is part of Europe and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

55.67594, 12.56553

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

55.6759° N 12.5655° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

55°40'33.4'' N 12°33.932' 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 Copenhagen have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Copenhagen with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Denmark

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 55.67594 12.56553
Decimal Degrees (DD) 55.6759° N 12.5655° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 55°40.556' N 12°33.932' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 55°40'33.4'' N 12°33'55.9'' E

Cities at the same latitude as Copenhagen

City Coordinates
Moscow, Russia 55.75222, 37.61556
Kazan, Russia 55.78874, 49.12214
Chelyabinsk, Russia 55.15402, 61.42915
Novosibirsk, Russia 55.0415, 82.9346
Glasgow, United Kingdom 55.86515, -4.25763

Cities at the same longitude as Copenhagen

City Coordinates
Rome, Italy 41.89193, 12.51133
San Marino, San Marino 43.93667, 12.44639
Leipzig, Germany 51.33962, 12.37129
Vatican City, Vatican 41.90268, 12.45414
Großzschocher, Germany 51.30147, 12.32322