Using google maps, looking for
N45°11.760 E5°45.936 works to show the geolocation on a map.
Unfortunately this does not work on Maps.
Any idea how to do it ?
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Well it seems that Maps only want decimals :
Too bad it isn't as flexible as GMaps.
It's not the most elegant solution, but it does work!
Latitude and Longitude are right there in the URL params.
To get the co ordinates without the clutter...
Drop Pin Share to Messages, Right click on the word 'map' and select 'open link'
The coordinates will now appear in the search field of Maps.app
Easy Method works in Maps and Mavericks.
1 Drop Pin
2 Share to Messages
3 Ctrl click on the word 'Map' in messages.app and then select 'Open'.
The co-ordinates will now appear in the search field of Apple Maps.