Riyadh Geographic coordinates

Riyadh is located at latitude 24.68773 and longitude 46.72185. It is part of Asia and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

24.68773, 46.72185

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

24.6877° N 46.7219° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

24°41'15.8'' N 46°43.311' 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 Riyadh have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Riyadh with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Saudi Arabia

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 24.68773 46.72185
Decimal Degrees (DD) 24.6877° N 46.7219° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 24°41.264' N 46°43.311' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 24°41'15.8'' N 46°43'18.7'' E

Cities at the same latitude as Riyadh

City Coordinates
Karachi, Pakistan 24.8608, 67.0104
Xiamen, China 24.47979, 118.08187
Cuilacan, Mexico 24.79032, -107.38782
Victoria de Durango, Mexico 24.02032, -104.65756
La Paz, Mexico 24.14437, -110.3005

Cities at the same longitude as Riyadh

City Coordinates
Saratov, Russia 51.54056, 46.00861
Tabriz, Iran 38.08, 46.2919
Khasavyurt, Russia 43.2509, 46.58766
Pokrovskaya, Russia 51.48389, 46.10528
Nasiriyah, Iraq 31.05799, 46.25726