Vatican Geographic coordinates

Vatican is located at latitude 41.902916 and longitude 12.453389. It is part of Europe and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

41.902916, 12.453389

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

41.9029° N 12.4534° E

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

41°54'10.5'' N 12°27.203' 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 Vatican have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Vatican with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Vatican

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 41.902916 12.453389
Decimal Degrees (DD) 41.9029° N 12.4534° E
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 41°54.175' N 12°27.203' E
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 41°54'10.5'' N 12°27'12.2'' E

Geographic coordinates - Cities of Vatican

City Coordinates
Vatican City 41.90268, 12.45414