Köln Geographic coordinates

Köln is located at latitude 50.93333 and longitude 6.95. It is part of Europe and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

50.93333, 6.95

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

50.9333° N 6.95° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

50°55'60'' N 6°57' 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 Köln have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Köln with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Germany

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 50.93333 6.95
Decimal Degrees (DD) 50.9333° N 6.95° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 50°56' N 6°57' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 50°55'60'' N 6°57'0'' E

Cities at the same latitude as Köln

City Coordinates
Kyiv, Ukraine 50.45466, 30.5238
Prague, Czechia 50.08804, 14.42076
Brussels, Belgium 50.85045, 4.34878
Frankfurt am Main, Germany 50.11552, 8.68417
Kraków, Poland 50.06143, 19.93658

Cities at the same longitude as Köln

City Coordinates
Luxembourg, Luxembourg 49.61167, 6.13
Düsseldorf, Germany 51.22172, 6.77616
Duisburg, Germany 51.43247, 6.76516
Onitsha, Nigeria 6.14978, 6.78569
Mönchengladbach, Germany 51.18539, 6.44172