Port-Vila Geographic coordinates

Port-Vila is located at latitude -17.73648 and longitude 168.31366. It is part of Oceania and the southern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

-17.73648, 168.31366

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

17.7365° S 168.3137° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

17°44'11.3'' S 168°18.82' 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 Port-Vila have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Port-Vila with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Vanuatu

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 -17.73648 168.31366
Decimal Degrees (DD) 17.7365° S 168.3137° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 17°44.189' S 168°18.82' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 17°44'11.3'' S 168°18'49.2'' E

Cities at the same latitude as Port-Vila

City Coordinates
Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia -17.78629, -63.18117
Papeete, French Polynesia -17.5347, -149.56843
Cochabamba, Bolivia -17.3895, -66.1568
Harare, Zimbabwe -17.82772, 31.05337
Rio Verde, Brazil -17.79806, -50.92806

Cities at the same longitude as Port-Vila

City Coordinates
Invercargill, New Zealand -46.4, 168.35
Riverton, New Zealand -46.35, 168.01667
Gore, New Zealand -46.10282, 168.94357
Queenstown, New Zealand -45.03023, 168.66271
East Gore, New Zealand -46.0884, 168.95009