Wanaka Geographic coordinates

Wanaka is located at latitude -44.7 and longitude 169.15. It is part of Oceania and the southern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

-44.7, 169.15

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

44.7° S 169.15° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

44°42'0'' S 169°9' 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 Wanaka have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Wanaka 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 -44.7 169.15
Decimal Degrees (DD) 44.7° S 169.15° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 44°42' S 169°9' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 44°42'0'' S 169°9'0'' E

Cities at the same latitude as Wanaka

City Coordinates
Timaru, New Zealand -44.39672, 171.25364
Puerto Cisnes, Chile -44.74736, -72.69695
Gobernador Costa, Argentina -44.04992, -70.59798
Geraldine, New Zealand -44.09061, 171.24458
Arrowtown, New Zealand -44.93837, 168.81007

Cities at the same longitude as Wanaka

City Coordinates
Papatowai, New Zealand -46.56069, 169.47068
Cromwell, New Zealand -45.03837, 169.20008
Balclutha, New Zealand -46.23389, 169.75
Milton, New Zealand -46.12083, 169.96944
Isangel, Vanuatu -19.54167, 169.28167