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Besançon (Bourgogne-Franche-Comté) is a seat of a second-order administrative division; located in France in Europe/Paris (GMT+2) time zone. With population of 128,426 people, there are 29 cities with bigger population in this country. Compared to other cities in France, 52.4% of cities are located further ↑North; 87.2% of cities are located further ←West and 81% of cities have lower elevation than Besançon. Note1

Administrative division(s):

Current local time in Besançon:

07:25 PM, Thursday
Difference from your time zone: hours
[3]

Besançon on map:[1]

Besançon on map

Besançon GPS coordinates[2]

47° 14' 55.608" North, 6° 1' 5.34" East

Map corner latitude longitude
Upper-left 47.72392°, 5.31502°
Center: 47.24878°, 6.01815°
Lower-right: 46.76934°, 6.72127°
Map W x H: 106.1×106.1 km = 65.9×65.9mi
max Lat: 51.07786°
  ⇑52.4% North
Besançon: 47.24878°
min Lat:   ⇓47.6% South
41.3874°
Note1
min Long Besançon max Long
-5.08615° 6.01815° 9.52242°
W 87.2%⇐   ⇒12.8% E

Elevation

Elevation of Besançon is 300 m = 984 ft, and this is 106.3 m = 349 ft above average elevation for this country.

Max E:
 
2333 m = 7654 ft 19%
Besançon 300 m 984 ft  
Avg. 193.7 m = 635 ft  

Min E:
-1 m = -3 ft 81%

See also: Besançon elevation on elevation.city.


Geographical zone

Besançon is located in North temperate zone (between Tropic of Cancer and the Arctic Circle). Distance of this North polar circle is 2147.6 km =1334.5 mi to North.
Distance of km miles from Besançon
North Pole 4753.5 2953.7 to North
Arctic Circle 2147.6 1334.5 to North
Tropic Cancer 2647.7 1645.2 to South
Equator 5253.6 3264.4 to South
4753.5 km
5253.6 km

Nearby cities:

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

Auxon-Dessus 7.2 km =4.5 mi, 318°
Avanne-Aveney 6.7 km =4.2 mi, 215°
Beure 4.8 km =3 mi, 191°
Chalezeule 4.5 km =2.8 mi, 76°
Châtillon-le-Duc 6.3 km =3.9 mi, 352°
Fontain 5.5 km =3.4 mi, 174°
Franois 7.1 km =4.4 mi, 253°
Miserey-Salines 5.4 km =3.4 mi, 321°
Montfaucon 5 km =3.1 mi, 106°
Morre 5 km =3.1 mi, 120°
Pirey 4.3 km =2.7 mi, 289°
Pouilley-les-Vignes 6.3 km =3.9 mi, 279°
Serre-les-Sapins 6.4 km =4 mi, 271°
Thise 6.2 km =3.9 mi, 49°
École-Valentin 3.3 km =2.1 mi, 307°

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Sources, notices
• [Note1] Compared only with cities in France 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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