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De Cocksdorp

De Cocksdorp

General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 4.8717,Lat: 53.1582 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time11:38:05am
At islandTexel
Name Noord-Holland
Name Texel

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Midden-Eierland3.2 km SouthSouthWest
2 Zuid-Eierland6 km SouthWest
3 Oost6.9 km South
4 Zevenhuizen8.4 km South
5 Oosterend8.8 km South

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands87 km South
2 Brussel   Belgium260 km SouthSouthWest
3 London   England397 km WestSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

De Cocksdorp lies at the Wadden Sea (direction East).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Rhine coastal: Lek, part of the larger catchment area Rhine. The nearest bigger lake is Zandmeer (0.9 km2 at a distance of 12.1 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 137 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 192 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 98%, low location: 2%, The most common land use in the area is 0.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 95 km and direction South).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   0.3 km2 
 Nature   8.3 km2 
 Wet nature   23.8 km2 
 Agriculture   19.5 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.1 km2 
 Rock-Sand   2.4 km2 


Location of De Cocksdorp in country Netherlands

De Cocksdorp at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands64 km SouthEast
2 Dutch Water Defence LinesNetherlands67 km South
3 Droogmakerij de Beemster (Beemster Polder)Netherlands68 km South

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
WaddenzeeNL0.4 km East

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: Texel › East: Havenkantoor Oudeschild (Gemeente haven Oudeschild)

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-11-28 10:51:29
Placename webcam: Texel - North Holland - Netherlands
Bings maps Texel

Name webcam: Texel › North-East: Lighthouse Texel

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-11-28 11:28:37
Placename webcam: Texel - North Holland - Netherlands
Bings maps Texel

Name webcam: Texel › North-East: Werkhaven

Current time

Current weather at Gemeente Texel

Type of weather in Gemeente Texelovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 2.57 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: West South West
Air pressure: 1008 mb
Humidity: 87 %
Daylength at 28 November 2022:8 hour and 3 minutes
Sunrise :08:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:30 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Gemeente Texel - NL (longitude: 4.8717, latitude: 53.1582)
Distance weather station to place (direction WZW): 0 Kilometers

11 degrees
1009 mbar
light rainweericoon
11 degrees
1010 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1013 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1014 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1015 mbar
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