East London, South Africa

East London is a large place in the region of Eastern Cape in South Africa with a population of approximately 478,676 people and is one of the largest places in South Africa. Find all facts and information about East London.

Facts and figures on East London at a glance

Name: East London (East London)
Status: Large place
Population: 478,676 people
Region name (Level 3): Buffalo City
Region name (Level 2): Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality
Region name (Level 1): Eastern Cape
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa

East London is located in the region of Eastern Cape. Eastern Cape's capital Bhisho (Bhisho) is approximately 48 km / 30 mi away from East London (as the crow flies). The distance from East London to South Africa's capital Pretoria (Pretoria) is approximately 807 km / 502 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about East London
East London East LondonLarge place478,676 peopleEastern Cape Eastern Cape

Map of East London

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Information on East London

Information on East London
Place nameRegion name Level 3Region name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
East London East LondonBuffalo City Buffalo CityBuffalo City Metropolitan Municipality Buffalo City Metropolitan MunicipalityEastern Cape Eastern CapeSouth AfricaAfrica

Time in East London

Time in East London
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 15 Jun 2024 - 11:10pm (23:10h)NoSat, 15 Jun 2024 - 11:10pm (23:10h)UTC +2.0Africa/Johannesburg

Geographic coordinates of East London

Latitude & Longitude of East London
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map33°00'55.0"S (-33.0152900°)27°54'41.8"E (27.9116200°)

Distances from East London

Distances from East London
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
3,660 km south of the equator2,600 km east of the prime meridianDistances from East London

Places around East London

13 places found within 5 km around East London. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of East London
Quigney Quigney-0.4 km 0.3 mishow
Arcadia Arcadia-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Southernwood Southernwood-1.7 km 1.0 mishow
Buffalo Harbor Buffalo Harbor-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
West Bank West Bank-2.2 km 1.3 mishow
Park Ridge Park Ridge-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Gately Gately-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Bunkers Hill Bunkers Hill-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Braelynn Braelynn-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Nahoon Nahoon-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Vincent Vincent-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Duncan Village Duncan Village-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Cambridge Cambridge-4.7 km 2.9 mishow

Airports around East London

1 airport found within 15 km around East London. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of East London
East London Airport East London AirportELS, FAEL8.3 km 5.1 mishow

External sources of information on East London

East London on Wikipedia