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Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town is a very large place in the region of Western Cape in South Africa with a population of approximately 3,433,441 people and is one of the largest places in South Africa. Find all facts and information about Cape Town.

Facts and figures on Cape Town at a glance

Name: Cape Town (Cape Town)
Status: Very large place and regional capital
Population: 3,433,441 people
Region name (Level 3): City of Cape Town
Region name (Level 2): City of Cape Town
Region name (Level 1): Western Cape
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa

Cape Town is located in the region of Western Cape and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Cape Town to South Africa's capital Pretoria (Pretoria) is approximately 1,308 km / 813 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Cape Town
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Cape Town Cape TownVery large place / Regional capital3,433,441 peopleWestern Cape Province of the Western Cape

Map of Cape Town

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Hotels in Cape Town

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Information on Cape Town

Information on Cape Town
Place nameRegion name Level 3Region name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Cape Town Cape TownCity of Cape Town City of Cape TownCity of Cape Town City of Cape TownWestern Cape Province of the Western CapeSouth AfricaAfrica

Time in Cape Town

Time in Cape Town
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 - 10:12amNoTue, 28 Feb 2017 - 10:12amUTC +2.0Africa/Johannesburg

Geographic coordinates of Cape Town

Latitude & Longitude of Cape Town
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map33°55'33.0"S (-33.9258400°)18°25'23.6"E (18.4232200°)

Distances from Cape Town

Distances from Cape Town
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
3,761 km south of the equator1,701 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Cape Town

Places around Cape Town

26 places found within 5 km around Cape Town. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Cape Town
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Schotschekloof Schotschekloof-0.8 km 0.5 mishow
Bo-Kaap Bo-Kaap-0.9 km 0.6 mishow
Malay Quarter Malay Quarter-0.9 km 0.6 mishow
De Waterkant De Waterkant-1.3 km 0.8 mishow
Gardens Gardens-1.3 km 0.8 mishow
Roggebaai Roggebaai-1.4 km 0.9 mishow
Foreshore Foreshore-1.7 km 1.0 mishow
Vredehoek Vredehoek-1.7 km 1.1 mishow
Tamboerskloof Tamboerskloof-1.7 km 1.1 mishow
Gardens Gardens-2.0 km 1.3 mishow
Woodstock Woodstock-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Oranjezicht Oranjezicht-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
Higgovale Higgovale-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
Green Point Green Point-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Three Anchor Bay Three Anchor Bay-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Drieankerbaai Drieankerbaai-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Sea Point Sea Point-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Salt River Salt River-3.3 km 2.0 mishow
Mouille Point Mouille Point-3.3 km 2.0 mishow
Fresnaye Fresnaye-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Bantry Bay Bantry Bay-3.8 km 2.3 mishow
Clifton Clifton-4.3 km 2.6 mishow
Observatory Observatory-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Paardeneiland Paardeneiland-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Camps Bay Camps Bay-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Paarden Eiland Paarden Eiland-4.7 km 2.9 mishow

Airports around Cape Town

2 airports found within 15 km around Cape Town. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Cape Town
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Airport Ysterplaat Ysterplaat-6.3 km 3.9 mishow
Airport Youngsfield Youngsfield-10.0 km 6.2 mishow

External sources of information on Cape Town

Cape Town on Wikipedia