New Orleans Geographic coordinates

New Orleans is located at latitude 29.95465 and longitude -90.07507. It is part of America and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

29.95465, -90.07507

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

29.9547° N 90.0751° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

29°57'16.7'' N 90°4.504' 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 New Orleans have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of New Orleans with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of United States

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 29.95465 -90.07507
Decimal Degrees (DD) 29.9547° N 90.0751° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 29°57.279' N 90°4.504' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 29°57'16.7'' N 90°4'30.3'' W

Cities at the same latitude as New Orleans

City Coordinates
Houston, United States 29.76328, -95.36327
San Antonio, United States 29.42412, -98.49363
Chongqing, China 29.56278, 106.55278
Hermosillo, Mexico 29.1026, -110.97732
Puyang, China 29.45679, 119.88872

Cities at the same longitude as New Orleans

City Coordinates
Guatemala City, Guatemala 14.64072, -90.51327
Memphis, United States 35.14953, -90.04898
New South Memphis, United States 35.08676, -90.05676
Mixco, Guatemala 14.63077, -90.60711
Villa Nueva, Guatemala 14.52512, -90.58544