Durban Geographic coordinates

Durban is located at latitude -29.8579 and longitude 31.0292. It is part of Africa and the southern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

-29.8579, 31.0292

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

29.8579° S 31.0292° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

29°51'28.4'' S 31°1.752' 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 Durban have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Durban with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of South Africa

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 -29.8579 31.0292
Decimal Degrees (DD) 29.8579° S 31.0292° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 29°51.474' S 31°1.752' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 29°51'28.4'' S 31°1'45.1'' E

Cities at the same latitude as Durban

City Coordinates
Caxias do Sul, Brazil -29.16806, -51.17944
Canoas, Brazil -29.91778, -51.18361
Novo Hamburgo, Brazil -29.67833, -51.13056
Santa Maria, Brazil -29.68417, -53.80694
Gravataí, Brazil -29.94218, -50.99278

Cities at the same longitude as Durban

City Coordinates
Cairo, Egypt 30.06263, 31.24967
Giza, Egypt 30.00944, 31.20861
Harare, Zimbabwe -17.82772, 31.05337
Chernihiv, Ukraine 51.50551, 31.28487
Mykolayiv, Ukraine 46.97625, 31.99296