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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country Northeast
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.8761,Lat: 52.8338 marker
Elevation0 meter above sea level
Local time14:19:40pm
Name province/regionFriesland
Name SubregionWeststellingwerf

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Spanga1.4 km EastSouthEast
2 Munnekeburen2.1 km NorthNorthEast
3 Langelille2.4 km WestNorthWest
4 Nijetrijne3 km EastNorthEast
5 Slijkenburg3.6 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands84 km SouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium245 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg359 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Wadden Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 45 km (direction NorthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Rhine coastal: 1, part of the larger catchment area Rhine. The nearest bigger lake is Tjeukemeer (21.4 km2 at a distance of 6.1 km in NorthNorthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 60.8 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 85 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 100%, The most common land use in the area is agriculture.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Flat Peaty meadows-area

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

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Wet nature   16 km2 
 Agriculture   61.9 km2 
 Urban area   0.5 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Scherpenzeel in country Netherlands

Scherpenzeel at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands13 km West
2 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands23 km SouthSouthWest
3 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands42 km EastNorthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Rottige Meenthe & BrandemeerNL0.1 km EastSouthEast

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Current weather at Echtenerbrug

Type of weather in Echtenerbrugovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.66 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 989 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 23 minutes
Sunrise :07:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:01 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Echtenerbrug - NL (longitude: 5.8761, latitude: 52.8338)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZO): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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