Lyon Geographic coordinates

Lyon is located at latitude 45.74846 and longitude 4.84671. It is part of Europe and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

45.74846, 4.84671

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

45.7485° N 4.8467° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

45°44'54.5'' N 4°50.803' 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 Lyon have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Lyon with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of France

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 45.74846 4.84671
Decimal Degrees (DD) 45.7485° N 4.8467° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 45°44.908' N 4°50.803' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 45°44'54.5'' N 4°50'48.2'' E

Cities at the same latitude as Lyon

City Coordinates
Milan, Italy 45.46427, 9.18951
Harbin, China 45.75, 126.65
Portland, United States 45.52345, -122.67621
Turin, Italy 45.07049, 7.68682
Zagreb, Croatia 45.81444, 15.97798

Cities at the same longitude as Lyon

City Coordinates
Brussels, Belgium 50.85045, 4.34878
Amsterdam, Netherlands 52.37403, 4.88969
Rotterdam, Netherlands 51.9225, 4.47917
The Hague, Netherlands 52.07667, 4.29861
Antwerpen, Belgium 51.22047, 4.40026