Hotels at Rakov Hotels at Rakov


General information - Location

Location in countryCenter
Location in EuropeEast Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 26.983,Lat: 53.967 marker
Elevation212 meter above sea level
Local time10:47:36am
Name region/province:Minsk
Name subregion:Minsk

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Zaslavl17.8 km EastNorthEast
2 Ivenets25.5 km SouthWest
3 Dzerzhinsk33.6 km SouthSouthEast
4 Molodechno34.9 km NorthNorthWest
5 Minsk36.3 km East

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 MinskBelarus36 km East
2 Vilnius   Lithuania139 km WestNorthWest
3 Rīga   Latvia380 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Gulf of Riga is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 391 km (direction NorthWest).The coastline is located in another country namely Latvia.The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Nyoman main - Upper - Shchara, part of the larger catchment area Nemunas. The nearest bigger lake (reservoir) is Заславское водохранилище (25.1 km2 at a height of around -1 meter above sea level) at a distance of 22 km in EastNorthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Lithuanian-Belarusian border with a straight distance of 80.9 km in Western direction. The estimated travel distance is around 113 km.
Elevation around place: low location: 6%, hill: 94%, The hills are mainly northern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Minsk National Airport (at a distance of 70 km and direction East).


Location of Rakov in country Belarus

Rakov at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Mir Castle ComplexBelarus67 km SouthSouthWest
2 Architectural, Residential and Cultural Complex of the Radziwill Family at NesvizhBelarus85 km South
3 Vilnius Historic CentreLithuania136 km WestNorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Buzuny: Раков М6 36,4 км

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-15 09:16:21
Placename webcam: Buzuny - Minsk Region - Belarus
Bings maps Buzuny

Name webcam: Buzuny: Раков М6 36,4 км

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-15 09:19:44
Placename webcam: Buzuny - Minsk Region - Belarus
Bings maps Buzuny

Current weather at Rakov

Type of weather in Rakovovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 24 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 7.1 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: East South East
Air pressure: 1015 mb
Humidity: 65 %
Daylength at 15 August 2022:14 hour and 54 minutes
Sunrise :04:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :19:43 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Rakov - BY (longitude: 26.983, latitude: 53.967)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZW): 0 Kilometers

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