Athens, AL, USA

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 34.802868, -86.971672.

Athens is a small town near Interstate 65 in the very northern part of Alabama, USA. Known as the "chicken stew capital of the world", the town is a nice place to visit and get to know the local lifestyle and customs. Athens was established in 1818 and named after the capital city of Greece. It is a part of Limestone county and a home to about 21,500 people. In the early 19th century the town started developing as a small education center, with a university, Athens State University, established there in 1822 and becoming the oldest university in the county. The number of students there is close to 3,500 people. Modern Athens is also famous for a large power station, Browns Ferry Nuclear Station, located there.

Map of Athens, AL, USA

Athens, AL, USA Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Athens, AL, USA is 34.802868, and the longitude is -86.971672. Athens, AL, USA is located at United States country in the Towns place category with the gps coordinates of 34° 48' 10.3248'' N and 86° 58' 18.0192'' W.

Athens, AL, USA elevation is 32000 meters height, that is equal to 104,987 feet.

Athens, AL, USA Geographic Information
CountryUnited States
Latitude34.802868
Longitude-86.971672
DMS Lat34° 48' 10.3248'' N
DMS Long86° 58' 18.0192'' W
UTM Easting502,591.16
UTM Northing3,851,182.60
UTM Zone16S
Elevation (m)32,000 m
Elevation (f)104,987 feet
CategoryTowns
Country CodeUS
Zoom Level9

Coordinates of Athens, AL, USA is given above in both decimal degrees and DMS (degrees, minutes and seconds) format. The country code given is in the ISO2 format.


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