Arequipa Geographic coordinates

Arequipa is located at latitude -16.39889 and longitude -71.535. It is part of South America and the southern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

-16.39889, -71.535

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

16.3989° S 71.535° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

16°23'56'' S 71°32.1' 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 Arequipa have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Arequipa with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Peru

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 -16.39889 -71.535
Decimal Degrees (DD) 16.3989° S 71.535° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 16°23.933' S 71°32.1' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 16°23'56'' S 71°32'6'' W

Cities at the same latitude as Arequipa

City Coordinates
La Paz, Bolivia -16.5, -68.15
Goiânia, Brazil -16.67861, -49.25389
Aparecida de Goiânia, Brazil -16.82333, -49.24389
Montes Claros, Brazil -16.735, -43.86167
Anápolis, Brazil -16.32667, -48.95278

Cities at the same longitude as Arequipa

City Coordinates
Maracaibo, Venezuela 10.66663, -71.61245
Boston, United States 42.35843, -71.05977
South Boston, United States 42.33343, -71.04949
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands 21.46122, -71.14188
Mérida, Venezuela 8.58972, -71.15611