Greymouth Geographic coordinates

Greymouth is located at latitude -42.46667 and longitude 171.2. It is part of Oceania and the southern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

-42.46667, 171.2

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

42.4667° S 171.2° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

42°28'0'' S 171°12' 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 Greymouth have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Greymouth with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of New Zealand

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 -42.46667 171.2
Decimal Degrees (DD) 42.4667° S 171.2° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 42°28' S 171°12' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 42°28'0'' S 171°11'60'' E

Cities at the same latitude as Greymouth

City Coordinates
Hobart, Australia -42.87936, 147.32941
Puerto Madryn, Argentina -42.7692, -65.03851
Castro, Chile -42.4721, -73.77319
Howrah, Australia -42.88728, 147.40554
Kingston, Australia -42.97638, 147.30351

Cities at the same longitude as Greymouth

City Coordinates
Timaru, New Zealand -44.39672, 171.25364
Majuro, Marshall Islands 7.08971, 171.38027
Ashburton, New Zealand -43.89834, 171.73011
Westport, New Zealand -41.75262, 171.6037
Tinwald, New Zealand -43.91667, 171.71667