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Gelsenkirchen (North Rhine-Westphalia) is a seat of a third-order administrative division; located in Germany in Europe/Berlin (GMT+1) time zone. With population of 270,028 people, there are 27 cities with bigger population in this country. Compared to other cities in Germany, 66.4% of cities are located further ↓South; 92.4% of cities are located further →East and 79.4% of cities have higher elevation than Gelsenkirchen. Note1

Administrative division(s):

Current local time in Gelsenkirchen:

05:44 PM, Wednesday
Difference from your time zone: hours
[3]

Gelsenkirchen on map:[1]

Gelsenkirchen on map

Gelsenkirchen GPS coordinates[2]

51° 30' 18.288" North, 7° 5' 47.544" East

Map corner latitude longitude
Upper-left 51.94064°, 6.39342°
Center: 51.50508°, 7.09654°
Lower-right: 51.06532°, 7.79967°
Map W x H: 97.3×97.3 km = 60.5×60.5mi
max Lat: 55.01917°
  ⇑33.6% North
Gelsenkirchen: 51.50508°
min Lat:   ⇓66.4% South
47.40724°
Note1
min Long Gelsenkirchen max Long
5.92978° 7.09654° 14.98853°
W 7.6%⇐   ⇒92.4% E

Elevation

Elevation of Gelsenkirchen is 48 m = 157 ft, and this is 201.1 m = 660 ft below average elevation for this country.

Max E:
 
1256 m = 4121 ft 79.4%
Avg. 249.1 m = 817 ft  
Gelsenkirchen 48 m = 157 ft  

Min E:
-5 m = -16 ft 20.6%

See also: Gelsenkirchen elevation on elevation.city.


Geographical zone

Gelsenkirchen is located in North temperate zone (between Tropic of Cancer and the Arctic Circle). Distance of this North polar circle is 1674.3 km =1040.4 mi to North.
Distance of km miles from Gelsenkirchen
North Pole 4280.2 2659.6 to North
Arctic Circle 1674.3 1040.4 to North
Tropic Cancer 3120.9 1939.2 to South
Equator 5726.8 3558.5 to South
4280.2 km
5726.8 km

Nearby cities:

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

Bochum 8.7 km =5.4 mi, 107°
Bochum-Hordel 5.5 km =3.4 mi, 93°
Bottrop 11.8 km =7.3 mi, 280°
Castrop-Rauxel 15.9 km =9.9 mi, 68°
Essen 7.9 km =4.9 mi, 227°
Gladbeck 10.6 km =6.6 mi, 313°
Hattingen 13.3 km =8.3 mi, 152°
Herne 9.7 km =6 mi, 67°
Herten 10.7 km =6.6 mi, 17°
Hordel 5.6 km =3.5 mi, 98°
Marl 16.9 km =10.5 mi, 358°
Mülheim 17.1 km =10.6 mi, 241°
Oberhausen 16.5 km =10.3 mi, 259°
Recklinghausen 14 km =8.7 mi, 29°
Witten 19 km =11.8 mi, 111°

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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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