Hotels at Schietecoven Hotels at Schietecoven


General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country South
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.7643,Lat: 50.9016 marker
Elevation102 meter above sea level
Local time15:23:36pm
Name province/regionLimburg
Name SubregionMeerssen

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Humcoven0.9 km South
2 Kasen1 km NorthWest
3 Waterval1.2 km SouthEast
4 Ulestraten1.5 km EastNorthEast
5 Raar1.9 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Brussel   Belgium100 km West
2 Luxembourg   Luxembourg146 km South
3 AmsterdamNetherlands175 km NorthNorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 117 km (direction WestNorthWest).The coastline is located in another country namely Belgium.The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Meuse. The nearest bigger lake is Gerelingsplas (1.2 km2 at a distance of 31.5 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-Belgium border with a straight distance of 3 km in WestNorthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 4.2 km.The nearest tripoint border within 25 km is the German Belgian Dutch tripoint with a straight distance of 24.4 km (direction SouthEast).
Elevation around place: low location: 100%, The hills are mainly northwestern orientated. The surroundings of the place is lightly urbanised. The most common land use in the area is agriculture.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Eindhoven Airport (at a distance of 67 km and direction NorthNorthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Maastricht Aachen Airport (at a distance of 1.2 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   5.9 km2 
 Nature   0.4 km2 
 Agriculture   54.7 km2 
 Urban area   13.3 km2 
 Infrastructure   2.2 km2 
 Water - Lakes   1.7 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Schietecoven in country Netherlands

Schietecoven at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Aachen Cathedral Germany27 km SouthEast
2 The Great Spa Towns of EuropeAustria,Belgium, Czechia,France, Germany,Italy, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland46 km South
3 Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust at BrühlGermany81 km East

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Bunder- en ElsloërbosNL1.4 km NorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Meerssen

Type of weather in Meerssenscattered clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 9.26 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 992 mb
Humidity: 76 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 30 minutes
Sunrise :07:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:05 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Meerssen - NL (longitude: 5.7643, latitude: 50.9016)
Distance weather station to place (direction O): 0.01 Kilometers

8 degrees
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995 mbar
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997 mbar
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1001 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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