Helsinki Geographic coordinates

Helsinki is located at latitude 60.16952 and longitude 24.93545. It is part of Europe and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

60.16952, 24.93545

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

60.1695° N 24.9355° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

60°10'10.3'' N 24°56.127' 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 Helsinki have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Helsinki with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Finland

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 60.16952 24.93545
Decimal Degrees (DD) 60.1695° N 24.9355° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 60°10.171' N 24°56.127' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 60°10'10.3'' N 24°56'7.6'' E

Cities at the same latitude as Helsinki

City Coordinates
Espoo, Finland 60.2052, 24.6522
Nizhnevartovsk, Russia 60.9344, 76.5531
Bergen, Norway 60.39299, 5.32415
Vantaa, Finland 60.29414, 25.04099
Turku, Finland 60.45148, 22.26869

Cities at the same longitude as Helsinki

City Coordinates
Riga, Latvia 56.946, 24.10589
Lviv, Ukraine 49.83826, 24.02324
Tallinn, Estonia 59.43696, 24.75353
Plovdiv, Bulgaria 42.15, 24.75
Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine 48.92312, 24.71248