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___ Satellite View and Map of the City of Caracas, Venezuela

About Caracas

Caracas Coat of  ArmsSatellite view is showing Caracas, by far the largest urban agglomeration in the country and the national capital of Venezuela.

The city is located in central north of the country, about 13 km (8 mi) inland south of the mountains of the Venezuelan coastal range (Cordillera de la Costa) that separates the city from the Caribbean Sea.

Metropolitan Caracas includes the Distrito Capital (the capital city proper) and four other municipalities in Miranda State: Baruta, Chacao, El Hatillo, and Sucre (not to be confused with Bolivia's constitutional capital Sucre).

Caracas lies in a tropical climate zone with average temperatures of over 23° Celsius year-round.

The city has an urban population of almost 6 million people. Official language is Spanish.

The city is the seat of the federal government (in Capital District), it is home to Venezuela's stock exchange, and the country's leading university, the Central University of Venezuela.

Just zoom in to see Palacio de Miraflores, the official working residence of Venezuela's President.

The map shows a city map of Caracas with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the location of Simón Bolívar International Airport (IATA code: CCS), 40 km (25 mi) by road (via Autopista Caracas - La Guaira) northwest of downtown Caracas.


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East area of Caracas, Chacao municipality and the area of Francisco de Miranda Airport in background (the airport is since 2005 closed to public use). - Image: Kinori

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Local Time Venezuela:
Saturday-August-29  21:02  
Standard time zone: Venezuelan Standard Time UTC/GMT -4:30 hours
Venezuela changed its time zone from UTC -4h to UTC -4:30h on 1 September 2007.
Google Earth: Searchable Map and Satellite view of Caracas, Venezuela.
 

 
More about Venezuela:

Country:
Searchable map and satellite view of Venezuela
Detailed map of Venezuela

Venezuela Country Profile

Continent:
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External Links:
Caracas (official website)
Wikipedia: Caracas
 
Current Weather Conditions Caracas:
Weather station is at Simon Bolivar International Airport


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Other Cities in South America:
Asunción (Paraguay) - Bogotá D.C. (Colombia) - Brasilia, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Salvador, (all Brazil) - Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Cayenne and 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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