Matagalpa Geographic coordinates

Matagalpa is located at latitude 12.92559 and longitude -85.91747. It is part of America and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

12.92559, -85.91747

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

12.9256° N 85.9175° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

12°55'32.1'' N 85°55.048' 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 Matagalpa have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Matagalpa with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Nicaragua

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 12.92559 -85.91747
Decimal Degrees (DD) 12.9256° N 85.9175° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 12°55.535' N 85°55.048' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 12°55'32.1'' N 85°55'2.9'' W

Cities at the same latitude as Matagalpa

City Coordinates
Managua, Nicaragua 12.13282, -86.2504
Bengaluru, India 12.97194, 77.59369
Kano, Nigeria 12.00012, 8.51672
Bamako, Mali 12.65, -8
León, Nicaragua 12.43787, -86.87804

Cities at the same longitude as Matagalpa

City Coordinates
Fort Wayne, United States 41.1306, -85.12886
Louisville, United States 38.25424, -85.75941
Grand Rapids, United States 42.96336, -85.66809
Chattanooga, United States 35.04563, -85.30968
Granada, Nicaragua 11.92988, -85.95602