Svalbard, Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 78.698105, 15.723717.

Svalbard is a large northern archipelago and a part of Svalbard and Jan Mayen area. It is situated right on the halfway from the northern part of Norway to the Northern Pole, between the Greenland Sea and the Barents Sea. The area is a free economic and demilitarized zone. There are a few settlements on the islands, including the town of Barentsburg which is inhabited mainly by the immigrants of Russian and Ukrainian origins. The largest town of the archipelago is named Longyearbyen, and it is a home to about two thousand people. The main sources of incomes for the local people include mining, research, and tourism.

Map of Svalbard, Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Svalbard, Svalbard and Jan Mayen Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Svalbard, Svalbard and Jan Mayen is 78.698105, and the longitude is 15.723717. Svalbard, Svalbard and Jan Mayen is located at Svalbard and Jan Mayen country in the Islands place category with the gps coordinates of 78° 41' 53.1780'' N and 15° 43' 25.3812'' E.

Svalbard, Svalbard and Jan Mayen Geographic Information
CountrySvalbard and Jan Mayen
Latitude78.698105
Longitude15.723717
DMS Lat78° 41' 53.1780'' N
DMS Long15° 43' 25.3812'' E
UTM Easting515,833.12
UTM Northing8,736,378.45
CategoryIslands
Country CodeSJ
Zoom Level2

Coordinates of Svalbard, 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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