About Virginia Shores (Click for our profile page)
Located in: Colbert County (see below)
Typical Abbreviation: Virginia Shrs.
Time Zone: Virginia Shores lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)
Telephone Area Codes: (256), (938)<1>
Elevation: 540 feet [164.59 m] above sea level<2>
GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>
For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Virginia Shores. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7937, Longitude: -87.5467 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Virginia Shores have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
|Lat: ||34° 47' 37"|
|Lon: ||-87° 32' 48"|
Name of USGS Topo Map:<4> Killen
Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Virginia Shores
|GNIS ID: 128474 |
|FIPS State / Place Code: 01 / 79200 |
(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Virginia Shores)