Hotels at Keitum Hotels at Keitum


General information - Location

Location in country North
Location in EuropeCentral Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 8.3692,Lat: 54.8943 marker
Elevation3 meter above sea level
Local time7:53:05am
At islandSylt
Name Schleswig-Holstein
Name Nordfriesland
Name Sylt

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Sylt:Munkmarsch2.7 km NorthNorthWest
2 Sylt:Archsum2.8 km SouthSouthEast
3 Sylt:Westerland4.2 km WestNorthWest
4 Wenningstedt-Braderup (Sylt):Braderup4.3 km NorthNorthWest
5 Sylt:Morsum4.8 km SouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 København   Denmark283 km EastNorthEast
2 Amsterdam   Netherlands363 km SouthWest
3 BerlinGermany424 km SouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Keitum lies at the Wadden Sea (direction NorthEast).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Vidaa-Krusaa. The nearest bigger lake is Rantumbecken (2.4 km2 at a distance of 2.9 km in SouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Sylt. The distance to the mainland is 0 km.

The nearest mountain is UNK with a height of 3 meter (at a distance of 21.2 km and direction East). The most nearby international border is the Danish-German border with a straight distance of 17.2 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 24 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 83%, low location: 17%, The surroundings of the place have a rural character (very sparsely urbanised). The most common land use in the area is 0.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Hohe Geest

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Billund Airport (at a distance of 106 km and direction NorthNorthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Westerland Sylt Airport (at a distance of 2.8 km in NorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   0.2 km2 
 Nature   1.6 km2 
 Wet nature   25.9 km2 
 Agriculture   21.9 km2 
 Urban area   7.4 km2 
 Infrastructure   3.9 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.4 km2 
 Water - Lakes   2.4 km2 


Location of Keitum in country Germany

Keitum at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Archaeological Border complex of Hedeby and the DanevirkeGermany85 km SouthEast
2 Christiansfeld, a Moravian Church SettlementDenmark88 km NorthEast
3 Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and ChurchDenmark117 km NorthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
NTP S-H Wattenmeer und angrenzende KüstengebieteDE0.4 km NorthEast

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: Tinnum: Livespotting - Webcam vom Golfplatz des Marine Golf Club auf SYLT

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 06:28:38
Placename webcam: Tinnum - Schleswig-Holstein - Germany
Bings maps Tinnum

Name webcam: Sylt: Shuttle Westerland

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 07:37:59
Placename webcam: Sylt - Schleswig-Holstein - Germany
Bings maps Sylt

Name webcam: Sylt › South-East: Morsum

Current time

Current weather at Sylt-Ost

Type of weather in Sylt-Ostbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.12 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: North
Air pressure: 1013 mb
Humidity: 87 %
Daylength at 25 September 2022:12 hour and 2 minutes
Sunrise :07:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :19:19 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Sylt-Ost - DE (longitude: 8.3692, latitude: 54.8943)
Distance weather station to place (direction W): 0 Kilometers

12 degrees
1013 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
13 degrees
1012 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
13 degrees
1011 mbar
light rainweericoon
13 degrees
1009 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
14 degrees
1007 mbar
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