Society Islands, French Polynesia

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: -16.761301, -151.443588.

A groups of small islands in South Pacific Ocean, with Thaiti and Bora Bora being the most famous, the Society Islands are a part of French Polynesia. The islands were discovered by James Cook and named by them in order to the British Royal Society which supported his trips. The archipelago is divided into two groups, the Leewards and the Windwards. It is possible to reach the islands by sea or by air, and there is a small airport in Thaiti island. The islands are located really very far away, but they are a popular vacation destination among modern wealthy people.

Map of Society Islands, French Polynesia

Society Islands, French Polynesia Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Society Islands, French Polynesia is -16.761301, and the longitude is -151.443588. Society Islands, French Polynesia is located at French Polynesia country in the Islands place category with the gps coordinates of 16° 45' 40.6836'' S and 151° 26' 36.9168'' W.

Society Islands, French Polynesia Geographic Information
CountryFrench Polynesia
Latitude-16.761301
Longitude-151.443588
DMS Lat16° 45' 40.6836'' S
DMS Long151° 26' 36.9168'' W
UTM Easting665,894.94
UTM Northing8,146,200.82
CategoryIslands
Country CodePF
Zoom Level8

Coordinates of Society Islands, French Polynesia 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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