Bristol Geographic coordinates

Bristol is located at latitude 51.45523 and longitude -2.59665. It is part of Europe and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

51.45523, -2.59665

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

51.4552° N 2.5967° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

51°27'18.8'' N 2°35.799' 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 Bristol have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Bristol with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of United Kingdom

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 51.45523 -2.59665
Decimal Degrees (DD) 51.4552° N 2.5967° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 51°27.314' N 2°35.799' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 51°27'18.8'' N 2°35'47.9'' W

Cities at the same latitude as Bristol

City Coordinates
London, United Kingdom 51.50853, -0.12574
Saratov, Russia 51.54056, 46.00861
Voronezh, Russia 51.67204, 39.1843
Łódź, Poland 51.77058, 19.47395
Rotterdam, Netherlands 51.9225, 4.47917

Cities at the same longitude as Bristol

City Coordinates
Liverpool, United Kingdom 53.41058, -2.97794
Bilbao, Spain 43.26271, -2.92528
Manchester, United Kingdom 53.48095, -2.23743
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom 53.00415, -2.18538
Preston, United Kingdom 53.76282, -2.70452