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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country Northeast
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 6.6446,Lat: 52.8832 marker
Elevation17 meter above sea level
Local time5:01:01am
Name province/regionDrenthe
Name SubregionMidden-Drenthe

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Zwiggelte4 km WestSouthWest
2 Westerbork4.2 km SouthWest
3 Orvelte4.5 km South
4 Schoonloo4.6 km EastNorthEast
5 Grolloo6.2 km NorthNorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands131 km WestSouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium276 km SouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg366 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Wadden Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 61 km (direction NorthNorthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Ems. The nearest bigger lake is Diependal (1.2 km2 at a distance of 11.3 km in WestNorthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 27.2 km in SouthSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 38 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 0%, low location: 100%, The hills are mainly southern orientated. The most common land use in the area is agriculture.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Higher soil grounds

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 143 km and direction WestSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eelde Airport (at a distance of 27 km in Northern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   26.6 km2 
 Nature   2.8 km2 
 Wet nature   0.5 km2 
 Agriculture   45.8 km2 
 Urban area   2.6 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Elp in country Netherlands

Elp at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands25 km NorthWest
2 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands65 km WestSouthWest
3 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands65 km West

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
ElperstroomgebiedNL0.9 km East

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Westerbork

Type of weather in Westerborkbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.61 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South South East
Air pressure: 999 mb
Humidity: 72 %
Daylength at 2 March 2024:10 hour and 56 minutes
Sunrise :07:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:13 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Westerbork - NL (longitude: 6.6446, latitude: 52.8832)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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