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General information - Location

Location in country East
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 10.635,Lat: 55.8151 marker
Elevation4 meter above sea level
Local time10:05:55am
At islandSamsø
Name Midtjylland
Name Samsø
Name Samsø

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Brundby1.8 km West
2 Tranebjerg3 km NorthWest
3 Ørby3.1 km SouthWest
4 Langemark3.4 km NorthNorthWest
5 Permelille3.6 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 KøbenhavnDenmark123 km East
2 Berlin   Germany408 km SouthSouthEast
3 Oslo   Norway456 km North

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Ballen lies at the Baltic Sea (direction EastNorthEast).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Jutland and Funen. The nearest bigger lake is Saltbæk Vig (16 km2 at a height of around -2 meter above sea level) at a distance of 32 km in EastSouthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Samsø. The distance to the mainland is 10.6 km.

The most nearby international border is the Danish-German border with a straight distance of 133.3 km in SouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 187 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 40%, low location: 60%, The hills are mainly eastern 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 Billund Airport (at a distance of 94 km and direction West).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Odense Airport (at a distance of 42 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   0.9 km2 
 Nature   0.3 km2 
 Agriculture   39.4 km2 
 Urban area   1.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Ballen in country Denmark

Ballen at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and ChurchDenmark77 km West
2 Christiansfeld, a Moravian Church SettlementDenmark89 km SouthWest
3 Roskilde CathedralDenmark93 km East

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Stavns Fjord, Samsø Østerflak og Nordby HedeDK6.2 km North

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Tranebjerg

Type of weather in Tranebjergovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 3 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 13.63 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 996 mb
Humidity: 80 %
Daylength at 30 January 2023:8 hour and 29 minutes
Sunrise :08:16 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:45 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Tranebjerg - DK (longitude: 10.635, latitude: 55.8151)
Distance weather station to place (direction NO): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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