Caracas Geographic coordinates

Caracas is located at latitude 10.48801 and longitude -66.87919. It is part of South America and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

10.48801, -66.87919

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

10.488° N 66.8792° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

10°29'16.8'' N 66°52.751' 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 Caracas have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Caracas with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Venezuela

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 10.48801 -66.87919
Decimal Degrees (DD) 10.488° N 66.8792° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 10°29.281' N 66°52.751' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 10°29'16.8'' N 66°52'45.1'' W

Cities at the same latitude as Caracas

City Coordinates
Maracay, Venezuela 10.23535, -67.59113
Valencia, Venezuela 10.16202, -68.00765
Barranquilla, Colombia 10.96854, -74.78132
Maracaibo, Venezuela 10.66663, -71.61245
Cartagena, Colombia 10.39972, -75.51444

Cities at the same longitude as Caracas

City Coordinates
Cochabamba, Bolivia -17.3895, -66.1568
San Juan, Puerto Rico 18.46633, -66.10572
Ponce, Puerto Rico 18.01031, -66.62398
San Luis, Argentina -33.29501, -66.33563
Caguas, Puerto Rico 18.23412, -66.0485