Is there a way of knowing the coordinates in a specific point of a shapefile (boundary layer/map of the country) in QGIS?

Similar to what is done on Google Earth. As the cursor moves, the coordinates are changed at the bottom of the screen


QGIS already shows the coordinates at the bottom of the screen when the cursor moves.

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  • Oh... Just to double-check... they are reverse correct? Given in longitude and latitude? Instead of the other way around – Joehat Jan 10 at 12:52
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    Change the Project CRS (at thebottom right of the QGIS window) to EPSG:4326. OR: Right click everywhere on the map canvas, than you can select the CRS you want and the coordinates for the clicked point will be shown (works since QGIS 3.16) – Babel Jan 10 at 12:56

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