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___ Satellite View and Map of the City of Brasília, Brazil

Searchable Map and Satellite View of Brasilia using Google Earth Data

Seal of BrasiliaSatellite view showing Brasília, since April 1960 the capital of Brazil, located on the central plateau of Brazil in the Federal District (Distrito Federal) in the Brazilian state of Goiás.

The city is the seat of all three branches of the Brazilian government. Brasília was planned and designed  in 1956 by Lúcio Costa as the principal urban planner and Oscar Niemeyer as the principal architect. The city was built in the center of the country with the intention of drawing people away from the crowded coastal areas.

Since 1987 the city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site because it is "a landmark in the history of town planning". On this page now you can walk through the city by using the "street view" option.

Brasília has a population of about 2 to 2.4 million inhabitants. Official language is Portuguese.

2014 FIFA World Cup
The city was one of the twelve host cities of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Seven matches were held at the Estádio Nacional Mané Garrincha stadium.

The map shows a city map of Brasília with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the location of Brasília International Airport (IATA code: BSB), named Presidente Juscelino Kubitschek International Airport.


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Itamaraty Palace. Brasilia
Metropolitan Cathedral in Brasília

Image: Agência Brasil, Victor Soares.



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Local Time Brasilia:
Sunday-September-21  12:06  
Brazil Standard Time: UTC/GMT -3 hours
Daylight Saving Time starts on the 3rd Sunday of October and ends on the 3rd Sunday of February shifts to UTC/GMT -2 hours.
Google Earth: Searchable Map and Satellite view of Brasília, Goiás, Brazil.
 
City Coordinates: 15°48′S 47°54′W
 
More about Brazil:

Cities - background notes and a searchable map/satellite view of other Brazilian cities:

Belém, Belo Horizonte, Boa Vista, Campo Grande, Cuiabá, Curitiba, Florianópolis, Fortaleza, Goiânia, João Pessoa, Macapá, Maceió, Natal, Porto Alegre, Porto Velho, Recife, Rio Branco, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador (da Bahia), São Luís, São Paulo, Teresina, Vitória

Country:
Searchable Map/satellite view of Brazil
Political map of Brazil
Administrative map of Brazil

Brazil Country Profile

Continent:
Map of South America


External Links
Brasilia (official web site)

Wikipedia: Brasilia
Wikipedia entry: Brasilia

2014 FIFA World Cup
Official website of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA)
 
Current Weather Conditions Brasília

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Itamaraty Palace, the Palace of Foreign Affairs in Brasilia, designed by Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer.

Image: Xenia Antunes

Brasilia Stadium
Brasilia's National Stadium Mané Garrincha



Image: Brazilian Government

Other Cities in South America:

Asunción (Paraguay) - Bogotá D.C. (Colombia) - Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Caracas (Venezuela) - Cayenne, Kourou (both French Guiana) - Georgetown (Guyana) - La Paz, Sucre (both Bolivia) - Lima (Peru) - Montevideo (Uruguay) - Paramaribo (Suriname) - Port of Spain (Trinidad and Tobago) - Quito (Ecuador) - Santiago (Chile)
 

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