Seoul Geographic coordinates

Seoul is located at latitude 37.566 and longitude 126.9784. It is part of Asia and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

37.566, 126.9784

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

37.566° N 126.9784° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

37°33'57.6'' N 126°58.704' 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 Seoul have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Seoul with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of South Korea

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 37.566 126.9784
Decimal Degrees (DD) 37.566° N 126.9784° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 37°33.96' N 126°58.704' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 37°33'57.6'' N 126°58'42.2'' E

Cities at the same latitude as Seoul

City Coordinates
San Jose, United States 37.33939, -121.89496
San Francisco, United States 37.77493, -122.41942
Murcia, Spain 37.98704, -1.13004
Sevilla, Spain 37.38283, -5.97317
Taiyuan, China 37.86944, 112.56028

Cities at the same longitude as Seoul

City Coordinates
Harbin, China 45.75, 126.65
Jilin, China 43.85083, 126.56028
Gwangju, South Korea 35.15472, 126.91556
Masan, South Korea 35.12725, 126.83149
Lospalos, Timor Leste -8.52167, 126.99833