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Cardiff, Wales, UK

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 51.481583, -3.179090.

Cardiff, Caerdydd in Welsh, is the main city and the capital of Wales, located about 150 miles west of London. It is also the largest city of Cardiff county in the western UK. The city center is mostly flat and is bordered to the west by The Vale, to the east by Newport, to the south by Bristol Channel, and to the north by The South Wales Valleys. Cardiff Docks (Dociau Caerdydd in Welsh) is known as one of the largest dock systems in the world. The city is easily accessible via the M4 motorway. It has also direct routes to Bristol, Bath, Manchester, Nottingham, Birmingham, and other cities by rail. It takes about two hours from London to Cardiff by train.
Amazing nature and climate, old history, and distinct local culture make the city one of the most important tourist spots of the area. Local attractions include the Cardiff Castle, Cardiff City Hall, Cardiff Bay Barrage, St Fagans Castle, Llandaff Cathedral, the National Museum Wales, The St. Fagans National History Museum, the Welsh National War Memorial, Castell Coch, Bishop's Palace, the Wales Millennium Centre, Flat Holm Island, and a great number of others. The city is also home to Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cardiff University, the Old Library, and a campus of the University of South Wales. Cardiff Airport is located in Rhoose, about 12 miles west of the city center.

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Cardiff, Wales, UK Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Cardiff, Wales, UK is 51.481583, and the longitude is -3.179090. Cardiff, Wales, UK is located at United Kingdom country in the Cities place category with the gps coordinates of 51° 28' 53.6988'' N and 3° 10' 44.7240'' W.

Cardiff, Wales, UK Geographic Information
CountryUnited Kingdom
Latitude51.481583
Longitude-3.179090
DMS Lat51° 28' 53.6988'' N
DMS Long3° 10' 44.7240'' W
UTM Easting487,563.87
UTM Northing5,703,396.16
CategoryCities
Country CodeGB
Zoom Level11

Coordinates of Cardiff, Wales, UK 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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