Dakhla Geographic coordinates

Dakhla is located at latitude 23.68477 and longitude -15.95798. It is part of Africa and the northern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

23.68477, -15.95798

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

23.6848° N 15.958° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

23°41'5.2'' N 15°57.479' 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 Dakhla have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Dakhla with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Western Sahara

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 23.68477 -15.95798
Decimal Degrees (DD) 23.6848° N 15.958° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 23°41.086' N 15°57.479' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 23°41'5.2'' N 15°57'28.7'' W

Cities at the same latitude as Dakhla

City Coordinates
Havana, Cuba 23.13302, -82.38304
Dhaka, Bangladesh 23.7104, 90.40744
Dongguan, China 23.01797, 113.74866
Guangzhou, China 23.11667, 113.25
Shantou, China 23.36814, 116.71479

Cities at the same longitude as Dakhla

City Coordinates
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain 28.09973, -15.41343
Telde, Spain 27.99243, -15.41915
Santa Lucía, Spain 27.91174, -15.54071
Nouakchott, Mauritania 18.08581, -15.9785
Touba, Senegal 14.85, -15.88333