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Riohacha, Colombia

Riohacha is a mid-size place in the region of La Guajira in Colombia with a population of approximately 92,431 people and is one of the largest places in Colombia. Find all facts and information about Riohacha.

Facts and figures on Riohacha at a glance

Name: Riohacha (Ríohacha)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 92,431 people
Region name (Level 1): La Guajira
Country: Colombia
Continent: South America

Riohacha is located in the region of La Guajira and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Riohacha to Colombia's capital Bogota (Bogotá) is approximately 779 km / 484 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Riohacha
Riohacha RíohachaMid-size place / Regional capital92,431 peopleLa Guajira Departamento de La Guajira

Map of Riohacha

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Information on Riohacha

Information on Riohacha
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Riohacha RíohachaLa Guajira Departamento de La GuajiraColombiaSouth America

Time in Riohacha

Time in Riohacha
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 5:01pmNoThu, 21 Oct 2021 - 5:01pmUTC -5.0America/Bogota

Geographic coordinates of Riohacha

Latitude & Longitude of Riohacha
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map11°32'40.0"N (11.5444400°)72°54'26.0"W (-72.9072200°)

Distances from Riohacha

Distances from Riohacha
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
1,279 km north of the equator7,927 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Riohacha

Places around Riohacha

9 places found within 5 km around Riohacha. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Riohacha
Potrerito Potrerito-1.2 km 0.7 mishow
Sitio Ciruela Sitio Ciruela-1.5 km 0.9 mishow
El Pozo El Pozo-2.5 km 1.5 mishow
San Antonio San Antonio-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Las Delicias Las Delicias-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Cuatro Bocas Cuatro Bocas-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
San Antonio San Antonio-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
La Negrita La Negrita-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
La Cachaca La Cachaca-4.5 km 2.8 mishow

Airports around Riohacha

1 airport found within 15 km around Riohacha. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Riohacha
Almirante Padilla Airport Almirante Padilla AirportRCH, SKRH2.9 km 1.8 mishow

External sources of information on Riohacha

Riohacha on Wikipedia