Bilbao Geographic coordinates

Bilbao is located at latitude 43.26271 and longitude -2.92528. It is part of Europe and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

43.26271, -2.92528

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

43.2627° N 2.9253° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

43°15'45.8'' N 2°55.517' 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 Bilbao have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Bilbao with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Spain

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 43.26271 -2.92528
Decimal Degrees (DD) 43.2627° N 2.9253° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 43°15.763' N 2°55.517' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 43°15'45.8'' N 2°55'31'' W

Cities at the same latitude as Bilbao

City Coordinates
Toronto, Canada 43.70011, -79.4163
Milwaukee, United States 43.0389, -87.90647
Changchun, China 43.88, 125.32278
Marseille, France 43.29695, 5.38107
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina 43.84864, 18.35644

Cities at the same longitude as Bilbao

City Coordinates
Liverpool, United Kingdom 53.41058, -2.97794
Bristol, United Kingdom 51.45523, -2.59665
Manchester, United Kingdom 53.48095, -2.23743
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom 53.00415, -2.18538
Preston, United Kingdom 53.76282, -2.70452