Rosso Geographic coordinates

Rosso is located at latitude 16.51378 and longitude -15.80503. It is part of Africa and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

16.51378, -15.80503

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

16.5138° N 15.805° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

16°30'49.6'' N 15°48.302' 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 Rosso have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Rosso with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Mauritania

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 16.51378 -15.80503
Decimal Degrees (DD) 16.5138° N 15.805° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 16°30.827' N 15°48.302' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 16°30'49.6'' N 15°48'18.1'' W

Cities at the same latitude as Rosso

City Coordinates
Yangon, Myanmar 16.80528, 96.15611
Acapulco de Juárez, Mexico 16.84942, -99.90891
Tuxtla, Mexico 16.75973, -93.11308
San Cristobal, Mexico 16.73176, -92.64126
Salina Cruz, Mexico 16.17535, -95.19424

Cities at the same longitude as Rosso

City Coordinates
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain 28.09973, -15.41343
Telde, Spain 27.99243, -15.41915
Santa Lucía, Spain 27.91174, -15.54071
Nouakchott, Mauritania 18.08581, -15.9785
Touba, Senegal 14.85, -15.88333