Hotels at Morsum Hotels at Morsum


General information - Location

Location in country North
Location in EuropeCentral Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 8.4319,Lat: 54.8705 marker
Elevation6 meter above sea level
Local time14:47:28pm
At islandSylt
Name Schleswig-Holstein
Name Nordfriesland
Name Sylt

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Sylt:Archsum2.5 km West
2 Sylt:Keitum4.8 km NorthWest
3 Sylt:Munkmarsch7.1 km NorthWest
4 Wenningstedt-Braderup (Sylt):Braderup8.6 km NorthWest
5 Sylt:Westerland8.9 km WestNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 København   Denmark280 km EastNorthEast
2 Amsterdam   Netherlands363 km SouthWest
3 BerlinGermany419 km SouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Morsum lies at the Wadden Sea (direction NorthNorthEast).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Vidaa-Krusaa. The nearest bigger lake is Rantumbecken (2.4 km2 at a distance of 6.4 km in Western 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 17.6 km and direction EastNorthEast). The most nearby international border is the Danish-German border with a straight distance of 13.9 km in EastNorthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 19 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 95%, low location: 5%, 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 107 km and direction NorthNorthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Westerland Sylt Airport (at a distance of 7.6 km in NorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   0.4 km2 
 Wet nature   44.5 km2 
 Agriculture   17.7 km2 
 Urban area   2.1 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.3 km2 


Location of Morsum in country Germany

Morsum at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Archaeological Border complex of Hedeby and the DanevirkeGermany80 km SouthEast
2 Christiansfeld, a Moravian Church SettlementDenmark86 km NorthEast
3 Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and ChurchDenmark117 km NorthNorthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Küstenlandschaft Ost-SyltDE0.6 km North

Social media - Maps

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Bings mapsBings maps

Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Kampen: Livespotting - Live aus den Dünen von - auf SYLT am Roten Kliff

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-13 14:25:46
Placename webcam: Kampen - Schleswig-Holstein - Germany
Bings maps Kampen

Name webcam: Wenningstedt: Friesenkapelle - Sylt

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-13 14:36:35
Placename webcam: Wenningstedt - Schleswig-Holstein - Germany
Bings maps Wenningstedt

Name webcam: Wyk auf Fohr: Wyk, Strand - Hafeneinfahrt; Atlantis-Hotel

Current time

Current weather at Archsum

Type of weather in Archsumclear sky weericoon
Current temperature: 29 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 3.6 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 1019 mb
Humidity: 30 %
Daylength at 13 August 2022:15 hour and 8 minutes
Sunrise :05:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :21:05 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Archsum - DE (longitude: 8.4319, latitude: 54.8705)
Distance weather station to place (direction OSO): 0 Kilometers

25 degrees
1018 mbar
clear skyweericoon
22 degrees
1017 mbar
clear skyweericoon
21 degrees
1016 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon
20 degrees
1015 mbar
few cloudsweericoon
20 degrees
1014 mbar
light rainweericoon

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