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Plaza Mayor, Madrid, Spain

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 40.415524, -3.707488.

The Plaza Mayor, originally called the "Plaza del Arrabal", is one of the central historic squares of Madrid, the capital of Spain. It was built at the end of the 16th century and used as the main market. The square has nine entrance gates and the Arco de Chuchilleros (Arch of Catlers) located on the southwestern corner of the square, is the most well known. In modern times it serves for tourist and cultural purposes as well as a meeting point. It is used as a market square, as an area for shopping, cultural events, festivals, walking around, and so on. You can see the bronze statue of King Philip III (Estatua Felipe III) by Jean Boulogne and Pietro Tacca at the square. Plaza Mayor (Main Square) is also very close to Puerta del Sol which is another notable square and one of the best-known places in the city. There are "terrazas" (outdoor cafes) in the summer and spring, and you can find many restaurants and bars in the area.

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Plaza Mayor, Madrid, Spain Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Plaza Mayor, Madrid, Spain is 40.415524, and the longitude is -3.707488. Plaza Mayor, Madrid, Spain is located at Spain country in the Squares place category with the gps coordinates of 40° 24' 55.8864'' N and 3° 42' 26.9568'' W.

Plaza Mayor, Madrid, Spain Geographic Information
CountrySpain
Latitude40.415524
Longitude-3.707488
DMS Lat40° 24' 55.8864'' N
DMS Long3° 42' 26.9568'' W
UTM Easting439,976.44
UTM Northing4,474,118.25
CategorySquares
Country CodeES
Zoom Level17

Coordinates of Plaza Mayor, Madrid, Spain 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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