Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 42.407211, -71.382439.
Massachusetts is one of the eastern states of the USA located in the region known as New England. The state has its official name which is the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. It is bordered by the waters of the Atlantic Ocean to the east, by the states of Rhode Island and Connecticut to the south, by the state of New York to the west, and by the state of New Hampshire to the north. The total area of the state of Massachusetts is reported to be close to 10.5 thousand square miles which makes the state among the smallest ones in the country. At that, the coastline of Massachusetts is pretty long and is estimated to be about 15 hundred miles due to a pretty large number of small and medium size islands located along the coast of the state.
Geographically, the state is mainly located in the lowlands near the ocean shores, and there are pretty many bays and inlets which can be found in Massachusetts. The state's capital, Boston, is situated right near one of those large inlets formed in the delta of the river of Charles. The whole area played a significant role in the country's history and in modern times it is also a key economic and industrial area bringing plenty of products and services to the country's economy. Worcester, Lowell, Springfield, Cambridge, Quincy, New Bedford, Brockton, are among the largest cities of Massachusetts. The whole area of the state is very green and there are a few natural parks in Massachusetts including Myles Standish State Forest, Cape Cod National Seashore, Warwick State Forest, and some others.
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Massachusetts, USA Lat Long Coordinates Info
The latitude of Massachusetts, USA is 42.407211, and the longitude is -71.382439. Massachusetts, USA is located at United States country in the States place category with the gps coordinates of 42° 24' 25.9596'' N and 71° 22' 56.7804'' W.
|DMS Lat||42° 24' 25.9596'' N|
|DMS Long||71° 22' 56.7804'' W|
Coordinates of Massachusetts, 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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