Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 78.923538, 11.909895.

Ny-Ålesund is a small research station located in Svalbard and Jan Mayen, on the Brøgger peninsula in the area of Svalbard, located to the north from Norway. It is known as the northernmost settlement in the world. It was established about 100 years ago and used not only as a research base but as a small mining town. However, after a few serious accidents leading to human life losses, the mining industry was closed in Ny-Ålesund. Today, there are about 100 researchers living in the station.

Map of Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard and Jan Mayen Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard and Jan Mayen is 78.923538, and the longitude is 11.909895. Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard and Jan Mayen is located at Svalbard and Jan Mayen country in the Towns place category with the gps coordinates of 78° 55' 24.7368'' N and 11° 54' 35.6220'' E.

Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard and Jan Mayen Geographic Information
CountrySvalbard and Jan Mayen
Latitude78.923538
Longitude11.909895
DMS Lat78° 55' 24.7368'' N
DMS Long11° 54' 35.6220'' E
UTM Easting433,755.46
UTM Northing8,763,193.79
CategoryTowns
Country CodeSJ
Zoom Level5

Coordinates of Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard and Jan Mayen 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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