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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country Northeast
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 7.0103,Lat: 52.9347 marker
Elevation8 meter above sea level
Local time20:23:55pm
Name province/regionGroningen
Name SubregionStadskanaal

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Horsten1.3 km North
2 Zandberg2.3 km South
3 Kavelingen2.4 km South
4 Jipsingboermussel2.4 km SouthEast
5 1e Oomsberg2.5 km North

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands156 km WestSouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium296 km SouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg375 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 57 km (direction North).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Ems. The nearest bigger lake is Grote Rietplas (0.8 km2 at a distance of 22.9 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 9.5 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 13.3 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 99%, low location: 1%, The surroundings of the place have a rural character (very sparsely urbanised). 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 167 km and direction WestSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eelde Airport (at a distance of 35 km in NorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   1 km2 
 Agriculture   71.3 km2 
 Urban area   5.8 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Musselkanaal in country Netherlands

Musselkanaal at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands43 km WestNorthWest
2 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands90 km WestSouthWest
3 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands90 km West

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
LieftinghsbroekNL10 km NorthEast

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Gemeente Stadskanaal

Type of weather in Gemeente Stadskanaalovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 10 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 1.34 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 1)
Wind direction: East South East
Air pressure: 1000 mb
Humidity: 76 %
Daylength at 2 March 2024:10 hour and 56 minutes
Sunrise :07:16 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:12 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Gemeente Stadskanaal - NL (longitude: 7.0103, latitude: 52.9347)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): not known
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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