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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro is a very large place in the region of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil with a population of approximately 6,023,699 people and is one of the largest places in Brazil. Find all facts and information about Rio de Janeiro.

Facts and figures on Rio de Janeiro at a glance

Name: Rio de Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro)
Status: Very large place and regional capital
Population: 6,023,699 people
Region name (Level 2): Rio De Janeiro
Region name (Level 1): Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil
Continent: South America

Rio de Janeiro is located in the region of Rio de Janeiro and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Rio de Janeiro to Brazil's capital Brasilia (Brasília) is approximately 932 km / 579 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Rio de Janeiro
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Rio de Janeiro Rio de JaneiroVery large place / Regional capital6,023,699 peopleRio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro

Map of Rio de Janeiro

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Information on Rio de Janeiro

Information on Rio de Janeiro
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Rio de Janeiro Rio de JaneiroRio De Janeiro Rio de JaneiroRio de Janeiro Rio de JaneiroBrazilSouth America

Time in Rio de Janeiro

Time in Rio de Janeiro
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 1 May 2017 - 1:19amNoMon, 1 May 2017 - 1:19amUTC -2.0America/Sao_Paulo

Geographic coordinates of Rio de Janeiro

Latitude & Longitude of Rio de Janeiro
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map22°54'10.0"S (-22.9027800°)43°12'27.0"W (-43.2075000°)

Distances from Rio de Janeiro

Distances from Rio de Janeiro
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
2,538 km south of the equator4,416 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Rio de Janeiro

Places around Rio de Janeiro

51 places found within 5 km around Rio de Janeiro. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Rio de Janeiro
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Praia Formosa Praia Formosa-0.3 km 0.2 mishow
Santo Cristo Santo Cristo-0.8 km 0.5 mishow
Teleporto Teleporto-0.9 km 0.6 mishow
Sao Cristovao São Cristóvão-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Cidade Nova Cidade Nova-1.2 km 0.8 mishow
Praca da Bandeira Praça da Bandeira-1.3 km 0.8 mishow
Gamboa Gamboa-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Estacio Estácio-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
Quinta da Boa Vista Quinta da Boa Vista-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
Catumbi Catumbi-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Maracana Maracanã-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
Rio Comprido Rio Comprido-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
Engenho Velho Engenho Velho-2.4 km 1.5 mishow
Saude Saúde-2.4 km 1.5 mishow
Vasco da Gama Vasco da Gama-2.4 km 1.5 mishow
Santa Teresa Santa Teresa-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Sao Cristovao São Cristóvão-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Vila Sao Lazaro Vila São Lazaro-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Barreira do Vasco Barreira do Vasco-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Caju Caju-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Lapa Lapa-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Mangueira Mangueira-3.0 km 1.8 mishow
Candelaria Candelária-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Turano Turano-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Av. Rio Branco Av. Rio Branco-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Centro Centro-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Parque Alegria Parque Alegria-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Salgueiro Salgueiro-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Triagem Triagem-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Cinelandia Cinelândia-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Gloria Glória-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Aldeia Campista Aldeia Campista-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Cosme Velho Cosme Velho-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Tijuca Tijuca-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Benfica Benfica-3.6 km 2.3 mishow
Catete Catete-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Castelo Castelo-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Vila Arara Vila Arará-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Fabrica das Chitas Fábrica das Chitas-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Sao Francisco Xavier São Francisco Xavier-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Lagoinha Lagoinha-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Cidade Jardim Laranjeiras Cidade Jardim Laranjeiras-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Vila Isabel Vila Isabel-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Rocha Rocha-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Conjunto Nelson Mandela Conjunto Nelson Mandela-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Laranjeiras Laranjeiras-4.6 km 2.8 mishow
Vila do Joao Vila do João-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Flamengo Flamengo-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Riachuelo Riachuelo-4.9 km 3.1 mishow
Vieira Fazenda Vieira Fazenda-5.0 km 3.1 mishow
Silvestre Silvestre-5.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Rio de Janeiro

2 airports found within 15 km around Rio de Janeiro. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Rio de Janeiro
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Santos Dumont Airport Santos Dumont AirportSBRJ, SDU4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Rio de Janeiro-Galeao International Airport Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International AirportGIG, SBGL11.8 km 7.4 mishow

External sources of information on Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro on Wikipedia