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Popayan, Colombia

Popayan is a large place in the region of Cauca in Colombia with a population of approximately 258,653 people and is one of the largest places in Colombia. Find all facts and information about Popayan.

Facts and figures on Popayan at a glance

Name: Popayan (Popayán)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 258,653 people
Region name (Level 1): Cauca
Country: Colombia
Continent: South America

Popayan is located in the region of Cauca and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Popayan to Colombia's capital Bogota (Bogotá) is approximately 370 km / 230 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Popayan
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Popayan PopayánLarge place / Regional capital258,653 peopleCauca Departamento del Cauca

Map of Popayan

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Information on Popayan

Information on Popayan
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Popayan PopayánCauca Departamento del CaucaColombiaSouth America

Time in Popayan

Time in Popayan
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 - 3:28pmNoThu, 23 Nov 2017 - 3:28pmUTC -5.0America/Bogota

Geographic coordinates of Popayan

Latitude & Longitude of Popayan
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map2°26'17.6"N (2.4382300°)76°36'47.4"W (-76.6131600°)

Distances from Popayan

Distances from Popayan
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
270 km north of the equator8,519 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Popayan

Places around Popayan

4 places found within 5 km around Popayan. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Popayan
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Genagra Genagra-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Puelenje Puelenje-3.3 km 2.0 mishow
Pueblillo Pueblillo-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Calicanto Calicanto-4.3 km 2.7 mishow

Airports around Popayan

1 airport found within 15 km around Popayan. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Popayan
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Guillermo Leon Valencia Airport Guillermo León Valencia AirportPPN, SKPP1.9 km 1.1 mishow

External sources of information on Popayan

Popayan on Wikipedia