Elmina Castle, Elmina, Ghana

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 5.082138, -1.347928.

Elmina Castle, is one of the main tourist attractions and historic monuments of Elmina, Ghana. It was built in the 15th century by Portugese invaders, and became the first trading point in Ghana. During the period of Dutch control, the castle became a center of slave trade. Today it is a key point of interest, which is currently on partial reconstruction.

Map of Elmina Castle, Elmina, Ghana

Elmina Castle, Elmina, Ghana Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Elmina Castle, Elmina, Ghana is 5.082138, and the longitude is -1.347928. Elmina Castle, Elmina, Ghana is located at Ghana country in the Castles place category with the gps coordinates of 5° 4' 55.6968'' N and 1° 20' 52.5408'' W.

Elmina Castle, Elmina, Ghana elevation is 6 meters height, that is equal to 20 feet.

Elmina Castle, Elmina, Ghana Geographic Information
CountryGhana
Latitude5.082138
Longitude-1.347928
DMS Lat5° 4' 55.6968'' N
DMS Long1° 20' 52.5408'' W
UTM Easting683,141.51
UTM Northing561,977.66
UTM Zone30N
Elevation (m)6 m
Elevation (f)20 feet
CategoryCastles
Country CodeGH
Zoom Level14

Coordinates of Elmina Castle, Elmina, Ghana 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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