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___ Satellite View and Map of the City of Georgetown, Guyana

About Georgetown

Satellite view is showing Georgetown, largest city, largest seaport, and the national capital of Guyana, with the seat of the central Government of Guyana.
The city is located on the east bank of the estuary of Demerara River in the Demerara-Mahaica region, 30 km east of the mouth of Essequibo River. It was the capital of British Guiana (from 1814 to 1966).

There are around sixty Georgetowns around the world but this Georgetown is the only capital of an independent nation. The city has a population of about 235,000 inhabitants, it is a center for retail and for financial services, and the administrative hub of the country. Official language is English.

Some Points of interest: Walter Roth Museum of Anthropology, Guyana National Museum,and Guyana Zoo.

Georgetown is the starting point to visit: indigenous villages, Mount Roraima, Kaieteur National Park with Kaieteur Falls, the world's widest single drop waterfall, located on the Potaro River.
Iwokrama Forest, one of the four last pristine tropical forests in the world.


The map shows a city map of Georgetown with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the location of Cheddi Jagan International Airport (IATA code: GEO), 40 (25 mi) by road (via E Bank Public Road) south of Georgetown close to the city of Timehri.

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Parliament building Georgetown, Guyana
The 19th century Renaissance architecture Parliament building in Georgetown, Guyana. - Image: JukoFF

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Kunuku Mountains
Kunuku Mountains within the Rupununi savannahs, as seen from Lethem near the Guyanese-Brazilian border.
Image: Kevin Gabbert
 
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Local Time Guyana:
Tuesday-September-1  16:18  
Standard time zone: Guyana Time (GYT) UTC/GMT -4 hours
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Wikipedia: Georgetown
 
Weather Conditions Georgetown, weather station at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport near Timehri.



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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) - Caracas (Venezuela) - Cayenne, Kourou (both French Guiana) - 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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