Here are north american cities overlaid on western europe and northern africa at the identical latitude. Do you live in paris france.
The map also shows just how wide america and canada are compared to europe stretching the equivalent distance from spain to the caspian sea.
Paris latitude compared to us. The smaller entities are compared with washington dc 178 sq km 69 sq mi or the mall in washington dc 0 59 sq km 0 23 sq mi 146 acres. Europe paris current time zone offset. Most entities are compared with the entire us or one of the 50 states based on area measurements 1990 revised provided by the us bureau of the census.
In canada vancouver is marginally more north than paris at 49 15 n. Utc gmt 1 hours the current time and date in paris is 6 47 am on saturday january 16 2021. The entire state of alaska is more north than paris.
I never knew paris france was at a latitude farther north than fargo north dakota or that so much of western europe was farther north than the us canadian border. In continental usa seattle is at about the same latitude than paris. Help us verify the data and let us know if you see any information that needs to be changed or updated.
Anchorage is 61 13 n far more north than paris latitude 48 51 n. Actually marginally more south than paris at 47 37 n. The reason many european cities have milder climates than equivalent cities in north america at the same latitude is of course the gulf stream.