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Gießen (Hesse) is a seat of a second-order administrative division; located in Germany in Europe/Berlin (GMT+2) time zone. With population of 74,411 people, there are 141 cities with bigger population in this country. Compared to other cities in Germany, 50.8% of cities are located further ↑North; 69.3% of cities are located further →East and 58.8% of cities have higher elevation than Gießen. Note1

Administrative division(s):

Current local time in Gießen:

07:30 PM, Thursday
Difference from your time zone: hours
[3]

Gießen on map:[1]

Gießen on map

Gießen GPS coordinates[2]

50° 35' 14.172" North, 8° 40' 31.944" East

Map corner latitude longitude
Upper-left 51.03157°, 7.97241°
Center: 50.58727°, 8.67554°
Lower-right: 50.13874°, 9.37866°
Map W x H: 99.3×99.3 km = 61.7×61.7mi
max Lat: 55.01917°
  ⇑50.8% North
Gießen: 50.58727°
min Lat:   ⇓49.2% South
47.40724°
Note1
min Long Gießen max Long
5.92978° 8.67554° 14.98853°
W 30.7%⇐   ⇒69.3% E

Elevation

Elevation of Gießen is 162 m = 531 ft, and this is 87.1 m = 286 ft below average elevation for this country.

Max E:
 
1256 m = 4121 ft 58.8%
Avg. 249.1 m = 817 ft  
Gießen 162 m = 531 ft  

Min E:
-5 m = -16 ft 41.2%

See also: Gießen elevation on elevation.city.


Geographical zone

Gießen is located in North temperate zone (between Tropic of Cancer and the Arctic Circle). Distance of this North polar circle is 1776.4 km =1103.8 mi to North.
Distance of km miles from Gießen
North Pole 4382.3 2723 to North
Arctic Circle 1776.4 1103.8 to North
Tropic Cancer 3018.9 1875.9 to South
Equator 5624.8 3495.1 to South
4382.3 km
5624.8 km

Nearby cities:

15 places around Gießen: (largest is in red/bold)

Allendorf an der Lahn 5.6 km =3.5 mi, 224°
Alten Buseck 6.7 km =4.2 mi, 54°
Aßlar 15 km =9.3 mi, 271°
Beuern 11.2 km =7 mi, 66°
Fronhausen 12.7 km =7.9 mi,
Großen Buseck 8 km =5 mi, 75°
Heuchelheim 3 km =1.9 mi, 261°
Hörnsheim 8.3 km =5.2 mi, 202°
Langgöns 9.7 km =6 mi, 183°
Lich 12.4 km =7.7 mi, 126°
Lollar 6.9 km =4.3 mi, 17°
Reiskirchen 11.2 km =7 mi, 82°
Staufenberg 9.2 km =5.7 mi, 25°
Trohe 6 km =3.7 mi, 65°
Wetzlar 12.4 km =7.7 mi, 256°

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Sources, notices
• [Note1] Compared only with cities in Germany existing in our database
• [Src1] Map data: © OpenStreetMap contributors (CC-BY-SA)
• [Src2] Other city data from geonames.org with taken over terms of usage.
• [Src3] Geographical zone / Annual Mean Temperature by Robert A. Rohde @ Wikipedia

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