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Shanghai geodata

Shanghai is a seat of a first-order administrative division; located in China in Asia/Shanghai (GMT+8) time zone. With population of 22,315,474 people, there are 0 cities with bigger population in this country. Compared to other cities in China, 56.5% of cities are located further ↓South; 89.9% of cities are located further ←West and 87.7% of cities have higher elevation than Shanghai. Note1

Administrative division(s):

Current local time in Shanghai:

06:28 AM, Thursday
Difference from your time zone: hours
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Shanghai on map:[1]

Shanghai on map

Shanghai GPS coordinates[2]

31° 13' 19.992" North, 121° 27' 29.016" East

Map corner latitude longitude
Upper-left 31.82159°, 120.75494°
Center: 31.22222°, 121.45806°
Lower-right: 30.61903°, 122.16119°
Map W x H: 133.7×133.7 km = 83.1×83.1mi
max Lat: 53.31946°
  ⇑43.5% North
Shanghai: 31.22222°
min Lat:   ⇓56.5% South
18.22056°
Note1
min Long Shanghai max Long
75.07348° 121.45806° 134.28917°
W 89.9%⇐   ⇒10.1% E

Elevation

Elevation of Shanghai is 12 m = 39 ft, and this is 472.8 m = 1551 ft below average elevation for this country.

Max E:
 
5622 m = 18445 ft 87.7%
Avg. 484.8 m = 1591 ft  
Shanghai 12 m = 39 ft  

Min E:
-3 m = -10 ft 12.3%

See also: Shanghai elevation on elevation.city.


Geographical zone

Shanghai is located in North temperate zone (between Tropic of Cancer and the Arctic Circle). Distance of this Northern Tropic circle is 865.7 km =537.9 mi to South.
Distance of km miles from Shanghai
North Pole 6535.5 4061 to North
Arctic Circle 3929.6 2441.7 to North
Tropic Cancer 865.7 537.9 to South
Equator 3471.6 2157.2 to South
6535.5 km
3471.6 km

Nearby cities:

15 places around Shanghai: (largest is in red/bold)

Changning 3.6 km =2.2 mi, 261°
Changqiao 9.2 km =5.7 mi, 194°
Changzheng 8.8 km =5.5 mi, 282°
Hongkou 4.3 km =2.7 mi, 43°
Huamu 8.3 km =5.2 mi, 98°
Jiangqiao 12.8 km =8 mi, 278°
Kangqiao 14.7 km =9.1 mi, 134°
Luwan 1.5 km =0.9 mi, 161°
Minhang 14.9 km =9.3 mi, 212°
Pudong 6.8 km =4.2 mi, 77°
Pujiang 14.7 km =9.1 mi, 165°
Xuhui 3.1 km =1.9 mi, 199°
Yangpu 7.3 km =4.5 mi, 52°
Zhabei 4 km =2.5 mi,
Zhenxin 10.2 km =6.3 mi, 285°

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Sources, notices
• [Note1] Compared only with cities in China existing in our database
• [Src1] Map data: © OpenStreetMap contributors (CC-BY-SA)
• [Src2] Other city data from geonames.org with taken over terms of usage.
• [Src3] Geographical zone / Annual Mean Temperature by Robert A. Rohde @ Wikipedia

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