Latitude and longitude of USS Astoria (CA-34)
The second USS Astoria (CA-34) was a United States Navy New Orleans class heavy cruiser that participated in both the Battle of the Coral Sea and the Battle of Midway, but was then sunk in August 1942 at the Battle of Savo Island. Originally, Astoria was the lead ship of the Astoria-class as she was the first ship of that class to be laid down but received a later hull number higher than New Orleans because she was launched second.
Latitude: -9° 12' 19.80" S
Longitude: 159° 52' 1.79" E
Nearest city to this article: Honiara Read about USS Astoria (CA-34) in the Wikipedia Satellite map of USS Astoria (CA-34) in Google Maps