schema:Thing > schema:Intangible > schema:StructuredValue > schema:GeoCoordinates

The geographic coordinates of a place or event.
PropertyExpected TypeDescription
Properties from schema:GeoCoordinates
schema:elevation schema:Text  or
The elevation of a location.
schema:latitude schema:Text  or
The latitude of a location. For example 37.42242.
schema:longitude schema:Text  or
The longitude of a location. For example -122.08585.
Properties from schema:Thing
schema:additionalType schema:URL An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.
schema:alternateName schema:Text An alias for the item.
schema:description schema:Text A short description of the item.
schema:image schema:ImageObject  or
An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.
schema:name schema:Text The name of the item.
schema:potentialAction schema:Action Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.
schema:sameAs schema:URL URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Freebase page, or official website.
schema:url schema:URL URL of the item.

Instances of schema:GeoCoordinates may appear as values for the following properties
PropertyOn TypesDescription
schema:geo schema:Place The geo coordinates of the place.

Prefixes used:

  • schema:
  • Examples

    <h1>What is the latitude and longitude of the Empire State Building?</h1>
    Latitude: 40 deg 44 min 54.36 sec N
    Longitude: 73 deg 59 min 8.5 sec W
    <div itemscope itemtype="">
      <h1>What is the latitude and longitude of the <span itemprop="name">Empire State Building</span>?</h1>
      <div itemprop="geo" itemscope itemtype="">
        Latitude: 40 deg 44 min 54.36 sec N
        Longitude: 73 deg 59 min 8.5 dec W
        <meta itemprop="latitude" content="40.75" />
        <meta itemprop="longitude" content="73.98" />
    <div vocab="" typeof="Place">
      <h1>What is the latitude and longitude of the <span property="name">Empire State Building</span>?</h1>
      <div property="geo"  typeof="GeoCoordinates">
        Latitude: 40 deg 44 min 54.36 sec N
        Longitude: 73 deg 59 min 8.5 dec W
        <meta property="latitude" content="40.75" />
        <meta property="longitude" content="73.98" />
    <script type="application/ld+json">
      "@context": "",
      "@type": "Place",
      "geo": {
        "@type": "GeoCoordinates",
        "latitude": "40.75",
        "longitude": "73.98"
      "name": "Empire State Building"
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