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Sofia Latitude and Longitude

The latitude for Sofia, Bulgaria is: 42.6977082 and the longitude is: 23.321867500000053.

Sofia Latitude: 42.6977082
Sofia Longitude: 23.321867500000053
Latitude DMS: 42°41'51.75"N
Longitude DMS: 23°19'18.72"E
UTM Easting: 690,180.97
UTM Northing: 4,729,860.60
UTM Zone: 34T
Geohash: sx8dfsyknvsm
Position from Earth's Center: NNE
Elevation: 552.17 Meters (1811.57 Feet)
Type: Country Capital[?]
City: Sofia
District: Sofia
Province: Sofia-city
Country: Bulgaria
Country Code: BG
Country Code Alpha-3: BGR
Country Continent: Europe
Time Zone: Europe/Sofia
Time Zone Abbreviation: EEST
EEST Stands for: Eastern European Summer Time
Daylight Saving Time: Yes
EEST Began: March 31st 2024 3:00am EET
EEST Ends: October 27th 2024 4:00am EEST
UTC/GMT Difference: +03:00
Current Time: Sunday April 14th 10:58pm

Sofia Summary

Sofia "Sofiya" is the capital of Bulgaria (see coordinates for Bulgaria) and is located 92.5 Km NNE of Delcevo, Macedonia; 147.1 Km SSE of Calafat, Romania and 289.7 Km WNW of Edirne, Turkey.

Sofia is the most populated city in Bulgaria. Plovdiv (see coordinates for Plovdiv) located 132.6 Km ESE of Sofia, is the 2nd most populated in Bulgaria and Varna 378.2 Km away E is the 3rd most populated.

Airport near 42°41'51.75"N and 23°19'18.72"E:

  • "SOF" Sofia Airport (7.3 Km E)

Sofia points of interest:

  • 0.3 Km ESE Archaelogical Museum, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • 0.3 Km N Central Sofia Market Hall, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • 0.6 Km SSE Slaveykov Square, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • 0.9 Km ESE Alexander Nevski Cathedral, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • 1 Km ESE Bulgarian Parliament, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • 1.8 Km SE Borisova Gradina (see coordinates for Borisova Gradina)
  • 4.3 Km SSE Sofia Zoo, Sofia, Bulgaria

Sofia time zone:

Sofia's coordinates are in the EET (Eastern European Time) and EEST (Eastern European Summer Time) time zones. Note that this is the only time zone used in Bulgaria.

Europe/Sofia Time Zone: EET and EEST
EET UTC/GMT Difference: +02:00
EEST UTC/GMT Difference: +03:00
EET to EEST: +1 hour
EEST to EET: -1 hour

Note: Greece; Romania and Turkey time zones also observe EET and EEST.

Need to calculate the distance between Sofia and nearby cities? See Sofia to nearby cities.

Now that you know the location, you might also be interested in knowing the land elevation or altitude, for details see elevation for Sofia.

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