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Located in: Cherokee County (see below)
Typical Abbreviation: Sandy Spgs.
Time Zone: Sandy Springs lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)<1>
Telephone Area Codes: (256), (938)<2>
Elevation: 680 feet [207.26 m] above sea level<3>
GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<4>
For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Sandy Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0732, Longitude: -85.4988 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Sandy Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
|Lat: ||34° 4' 23"|
|Lon: ||-85° 29' 55"|
Name of USGS Topo Map:<5> Indian Mountain
Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Sandy Springs
|GNIS ID: 157015 |
|FIPS State / Place Code: 01 / 68005 |
(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Sandy Springs)