Now you can get Latitude and Longitude of any place on this Earth by using Wikimapia, which is an online map and satellite imaging resource that combines Google Map to view whole Earth without any need of Installing any Software. Its very easy to get any position’s Exact Latitude and Longitude using Wikimapia, and its Fun trying it out. Here is Explaination how it works out:-
- To find your Exact Position, Open Wikimapia (It does not require any login).
- Now Search for the Location whose Cordinates you require.
Like here in Example I’ve Searced for India Gate
- Now check the URL of Place you are looking for. It’ll be very easy to point out Longitude and Laitude. The URL (in address bar) will look something like as below-
- Here lat=28.6131627 means that Latitude is 28° 36′ 47.3868″ and Longitude is 77° 13′ 50.9658″.
You can know convert Degree (in points) to Degree Minute and Sec by using this tool.
To get co-ordinates of your home just search the nearest popular place and see if you can find your homes co-ordinate.Enjoy!