Converting Latitude/Longitude from degrees minutes seconds to decimal degrees

Nearmap co-ordinates are entered as decimal degrees. If your co-ordinates are formatted in degrees, minutes and seconds you can easily convert them using the following conversion tool courtesy of the Australian Antarctic Division website at the following addresses:

Decimal Degrees to Degrees, Minutes, Seconds:

Degrees, Minutes, Seconds to Decimal Degrees:

You can easily perform this manually using a calculator. Please refer to the following wikipedia page for more information: