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Christchurch, New Zealand

Christchurch is a large place in the region of Canterbury in New Zealand with a population of approximately 363,926 people and is one of the largest places in New Zealand. Find all facts and information about Christchurch.

Facts and figures on Christchurch at a glance

Name: Christchurch (Christchurch)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 363,926 people
Region name (Level 2): Christchurch City
Region name (Level 1): Canterbury
Country: New Zealand
Continent: Oceania

Christchurch is located in the region of Canterbury and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Christchurch to New Zealand's capital Wellington (Wellington) is approximately 306 km / 190 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Christchurch
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Christchurch ChristchurchLarge place / Regional capital363,926 peopleCanterbury Canterbury

Map of Christchurch

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Information on Christchurch

Information on Christchurch
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Christchurch ChristchurchChristchurch City Christchurch CityCanterbury CanterburyNew ZealandOceania

Time in Christchurch

Time in Christchurch
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 11:10amIn effect (+1 hour)Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 10:10amGMT UTC +14.0Pacific/Auckland

Geographic coordinates of Christchurch

Latitude & Longitude of Christchurch
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map43°31'60.0"S (-43.5333300°)172°37'60.0"E (172.6333300°)

Distances from Christchurch

Distances from Christchurch
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
4,828 km south of the equator10,332 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Christchurch

Places around Christchurch

28 places found within 5 km around Christchurch. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Christchurch
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Linwood Linwood-1.3 km 0.8 mishow
Sydenham Sydenham-1.5 km 1.0 mishow
Waltham Waltham-2.2 km 1.4 mishow
Saint Albans Saint Albans-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
Addington Addington-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
Avonside Avonside-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Saint Martins Saint Martins-2.8 km 1.7 mishow
Somerfield Somerfield-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Spreydon Spreydon-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Richmond Richmond-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Fendalton Fendalton-3.3 km 2.0 mishow
Opawa Opawa-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Merivale Merivale-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Riccarton Riccarton-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Beckenham Beckenham-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Bromley Bromley-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Cashmere Cashmere-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Woolston Woolston-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Mairehau Mairehau-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Papanui Papanui-3.9 km 2.5 mishow
Hoon Hay Hoon Hay-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Dallington Dallington-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Huntsbury Huntsbury-4.1 km 2.6 mishow
Shirley Shirley-4.1 km 2.6 mishow
Middleton Middleton-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Hillsborough Hillsborough-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Hillmorton Hillmorton-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Wainoni Wainoni-4.7 km 2.9 mishow

Airports around Christchurch

1 airport found within 15 km around Christchurch. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Christchurch
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Christchurch International Airport Christchurch International AirportCHC, NZCH9.5 km 5.9 mishow

External sources of information on Christchurch

Christchurch on Wikipedia