Royal Observatory Greenwich, London, UK
Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 51.476852, -0.000500.
The Royal Observatory in Greenwich is an old historic observatory that played a role in the world's history and the development of the world's science. It is located at Blackheath Avenue, London, United Kingdom. The facility can be found on a small hill in the middle of Greenwich Park and it is an operating scientific facility provided with modern technology. Both the observatory and the park offer wonderful scenic views of the surrounding. The building of the observatory is beautiful, made of dark red and white bricks. There is a small planetarium, Peter Harrison Planetarium, which can be found just near the observatory.
The Royal Observatory was established in the middle of the 17th century by King Charles, and for its long history, there were many famous scientists who worked in this observatory and made important discoveries. There are a small museum and a scientific room in the observatory where it is possible to get to know more about the scientists who used the observatory as their workplace. The park creates a beautiful atmosphere and has a great location in the eastern part of the city, Greenwich. The landmarks like Greenwich Prime Meridian Sign, Greenwich Mean Time clock, Greenwich Time Ball, and others are located nearby. There are also other landmarks in the park like Queen Elizabeth II Oak, a small theater, and so on.
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Royal Observatory Greenwich, London, UK Lat Long Coordinates Info
The latitude of Royal Observatory Greenwich, London, UK is 51.476852, and the longitude is -0.000500. Royal Observatory Greenwich, London, UK is located at United Kingdom country in the Observatories place category with the gps coordinates of 51° 28' 36.6672'' N and 0° 0' 1.8000'' W.
|51° 28' 36.6672'' N
|0° 0' 1.8000'' W
Coordinates of Royal Observatory Greenwich, London, 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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