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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

Pietermaritzburg is a large place in the region of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa with a population of approximately 750,845 people and is one of the largest places in South Africa. Find all facts and information about Pietermaritzburg.

Facts and figures on Pietermaritzburg at a glance

Name: Pietermaritzburg (Pietermaritzburg)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 750,845 people
Region name (Level 3): The Msunduzi
Region name (Level 2): uMgungundlovu District Municipality
Region name (Level 1): KwaZulu-Natal
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa

Pietermaritzburg is located in the region of KwaZulu-Natal and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Pietermaritzburg to South Africa's capital Pretoria (Pretoria) is approximately 482 km / 299 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Pietermaritzburg
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Pietermaritzburg PietermaritzburgLarge place / Regional capital750,845 peopleKwaZulu-Natal Province of KwaZulu-Natal

Map of Pietermaritzburg

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Information on Pietermaritzburg

Information on Pietermaritzburg
Place nameRegion name Level 3Region name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Pietermaritzburg PietermaritzburgThe Msunduzi The MsunduziuMgungundlovu District Municipality uMgungundlovu District MunicipalityKwaZulu-Natal Province of KwaZulu-NatalSouth AfricaAfrica

Time in Pietermaritzburg

Time in Pietermaritzburg
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 1 May 2017 - 2:23amNoMon, 1 May 2017 - 2:23amUTC +2.0Africa/Johannesburg

Geographic coordinates of Pietermaritzburg

Latitude & Longitude of Pietermaritzburg
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map29°37'00.4"S (-29.6167900°)30°23'34.0"E (30.3927800°)

Distances from Pietermaritzburg

Distances from Pietermaritzburg
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
3,283 km south of the equator2,935 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Pietermaritzburg

Places around Pietermaritzburg

9 places found within 5 km around Pietermaritzburg. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Pietermaritzburg
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Scottsville Scottsville-1.1 km 0.7 mishow
Pelham Pelham-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Hayfields Hayfields-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
Hay Paddock Hay Paddock-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
Claredon Claredon-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Cleland Cleland-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
New England New England-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Sobantu Sobantu-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Plessislaer Plessislaer-4.5 km 2.8 mishow

Airports around Pietermaritzburg

1 airport found within 15 km around Pietermaritzburg. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Pietermaritzburg
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Airport Pieter Maritzburg Pieter MaritzburgFAPM, PZB3.6 km 2.3 mishow

External sources of information on Pietermaritzburg

Pietermaritzburg on Wikipedia