Qaanaaq Geographic coordinates

Qaanaaq is located at latitude 77.46666 and longitude -69.23155. It is part of America and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

77.46666, -69.23155

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

77.4667° N 69.2316° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

77°27'60'' N 69°13.893' W

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 Qaanaaq have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Qaanaaq with coordinates

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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 77.46666 -69.23155
Decimal Degrees (DD) 77.4667° N 69.2316° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 77°28' N 69°13.893' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 77°27'60'' N 69°13'53.6'' W