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General information - Location

Location in country East
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 15.1119,Lat: 55.0407 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time13:54:26pm
At islandBornholm
Name Hovedstaden
Name Bornholm
Name Bodilsker

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Snogebæk1.7 km SouthSouthEast
2 Stenseby3.2 km West
3 Nexø3.4 km NorthNorthEast
4 Bodilsker3.5 km NorthWest
5 Pedersker7.6 km West

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 KøbenhavnDenmark177 km WestNorthWest
2 Berlin   Germany302 km SouthSouthWest
3 Warszawa   Poland498 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Balka lies at the Baltic Sea (direction SouthEast).

The nearest mountain is Rytterknægten with a height of 162 meter (at a distance of 16.3 km and direction WestNorthWest). The most nearby international border is the Polish-German border with a straight distance of 136.4 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 191 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 28%, low location: 72%, The hills are mainly southeastern orientated. The surroundings of the place have a rural character (very sparsely urbanised). The most common land use in the area is agriculture.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Copenhagen Kastrup Airport (at a distance of 169 km and direction WestNorthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Bornholm Airport (at a distance of 23 km in Western direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   1.1 km2 
 Nature   0.3 km2 
 Wet nature   0.3 km2 
 Agriculture   39.3 km2 
 Urban area   2.4 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.3 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.3 km2 


Location of Balka in country Denmark

Balka at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Naval Port of KarlskronaSweden129 km North
2 Historic Centres of Stralsund and WismarGermany154 km SouthWest
3 Agricultural Landscape of Southern ÖlandSweden167 km NorthNorthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Almindingen, Ølene og ParadisbakkerneDK4.3 km NorthNorthWest

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Aakirkeby › East: Bornholm rute

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-10 13:48:47
Placename webcam: Aakirkeby - Capital Region of Denmark - Denmark
Bings maps Aakirkeby

Current weather at Nexø

Type of weather in Nexøbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 21 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 1.52 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 1)
Wind direction: South
Air pressure: 1028 mb
Humidity: 58 %
Daylength at 10 August 2022:15 hour and 21 minutes
Sunrise :05:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:45 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Nexø - DK (longitude: 15.1119, latitude: 55.0407)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZW): 0 Kilometers

21 degrees
1028 mbar
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1027 mbar
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19 degrees
1026 mbar
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clear skyweericoon
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