Massawa Geographic coordinates

Massawa is located at latitude 15.60811 and longitude 39.47455. It is part of Africa and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

15.60811, 39.47455

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

15.6081° N 39.4746° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

15°36'29.2'' N 39°28.473' 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 Massawa have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Massawa with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Eritrea

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 15.60811 39.47455
Decimal Degrees (DD) 15.6081° N 39.4746° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 15°36.487' N 39°28.473' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 15°36'29.2'' N 39°28'28.4'' E

Cities at the same latitude as Massawa

City Coordinates
San Pedro Sula, Honduras 15.50417, -88.025
Khartoum, Sudan 15.55177, 32.53241
Omdurman, Sudan 15.64453, 32.47773
Choloma, Honduras 15.61444, -87.95302
La Ceiba, Honduras 15.75971, -86.78221

Cities at the same longitude as Massawa

City Coordinates
Voronezh, Russia 51.67204, 39.1843
Yaroslavl, Russia 57.62987, 39.87368
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia 21.49012, 39.18624
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania -6.82349, 39.26951
Rostov-na-Donu, Russia 47.23135, 39.72328