Leicester Geographic coordinates

Leicester is located at latitude 52.6386 and longitude -1.13169. It is part of Europe and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

52.6386, -1.13169

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

52.6386° N 1.1317° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

52°38'19'' N 1°7.901' 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 Leicester have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Leicester 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 52.6386 -1.13169
Decimal Degrees (DD) 52.6386° N 1.1317° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 52°38.316' N 1°7.901' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 52°38'19'' N 1°7'54.1'' W

Cities at the same latitude as Leicester

City Coordinates
Berlin, Germany 52.52437, 13.41053
Warsaw, Poland 52.22977, 21.01178
Amsterdam, Netherlands 52.37403, 4.88969
Birmingham, United Kingdom 52.48142, -1.89983
Irkutsk, Russia 52.29778, 104.29639

Cities at the same longitude as Leicester

City Coordinates
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso 12.36566, -1.53388
Murcia, Spain 37.98704, -1.13004
Sheffield, United Kingdom 53.38297, -1.4659
Leeds, United Kingdom 53.79648, -1.54785
Kumasi, Ghana 6.68848, -1.62443