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Nelson, New Zealand

Nelson is a mid-size place in the region of Nelson in New Zealand with a population of approximately 59,200 people and is one of the largest places in New Zealand. Find all facts and information about Nelson.

Facts and figures on Nelson at a glance

Name: Nelson (Nelson)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 59,200 people
Region name (Level 2): Nelson City
Region name (Level 1): Nelson
Country: New Zealand
Continent: Oceania

Nelson is located in the region of Nelson and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Nelson to New Zealand's capital Wellington (Wellington) is approximately 125 km / 78 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Nelson to the largest places in New Zealand.

Facts and figures about Nelson
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Nelson NelsonMid-size place / Regional capital59,200 peopleNelson Nelson

Map of Nelson

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Information on Nelson

Information on Nelson
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Nelson NelsonNelson City Nelson CityNelson NelsonNew ZealandOceania

Time in Nelson

Time in Nelson
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 1:20pmIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 12:20pmGMT UTC +14.0Pacific/Auckland

Geographic coordinates of Nelson

Latitude & Longitude of Nelson
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map41°16'14.8"S (-41.2707800°)173°17'02.5"E (173.2840400°)

Distances from Nelson

Distances from Nelson
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
4,577 km south of the equator10,838 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Nelson

Places around Nelson

14 places found within 5 km around Nelson. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Nelson
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Port Nelson Port Nelson-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Washington Valley Washington Valley-1.1 km 0.7 mishow
Nelson East Nelson East-1.5 km 0.9 mishow
Nelson South Nelson South-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
Brooklands Brooklands-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Moana Moana-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Bishopdale Bishopdale-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Tahunanui Tahunanui-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Tui Glen Tui Glen-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Wakatu Wakatu-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
Enner Glynn Enner Glynn-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Dodson Valley Dodson Valley-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Annesbrook Annesbrook-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Atawhai Atawhai-5.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Nelson

1 airport found within 15 km around Nelson. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Nelson
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Nelson Airport Nelson AirportNSN, NZNS5.8 km 3.6 mishow

External sources of information on Nelson

Nelson on Wikipedia