About Tropical Bend (Click for our profile page)
Located in: Plaquemines Parish (see below)
Typical Abbreviation: Tropical Bnd.
Time Zone: Tropical Bend lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)
Telephone Area Code: (504)
Elevation: Near sea level<1>
GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>
For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Tropical Bend. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.4013, Longitude: -89.6070 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Tropical Bend have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
|Lat: ||29° 24' 4"|
|Lon: ||-89° 36' 25"|
Name of USGS Topo Map:<3> Empire
Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Tropical Bend
|GNIS ID: 543736 |
|FIPS State / Place Code: 22 / 76455 |
(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Tropical Bend)