Question: Latitude and Longitude of Saint Helena
What is the Latitude and Longitude on Saint Helena?
Latitude of Saint Helena is:-15.9333 and Longitude of Saint Helena is: -5.7
One of the most isolated islands in the world, Saint Helena is a British Overseas territory located in the South Atlantic Ocean. This island is of volcanic origin. Discovered by Portuguese explorer in 1502, it became the colony of British in 1834. The constitution of Saint Helena took effect in 1989 and after receiving equal status for its two territories, this British overseas department is known as Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha.
Saint Helena is located at the geographical coordinates of 15.9333 South and 5.7 West. This island is spread over a small area of 122 square kilometres and a population of close to 4,300 people lives here according to 2008 census. Jamestown is the capital of the island of Saint Helena.
The central region of the islands is dominated with forests. Millennium Forest project is a part of that forest-covered region. Saint Helena is also home to a unique variety of birds and animals, which are mainly found in the highland regions of the island. Diana's Peak is the most elevated peak of the island at a height of 2,684 feet. The climatic conditions of the island experience little seasonal variations. While the summers are warm, the winters are mild.
The island of Saint Helena has a rich sporting culture. Sports like cricket, tennis and golf are very popular among the inhabitants of the islands.
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