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Searchable Map and Satellite View of Helsinki using Google Earth Data


Helsinki Coat of ArmsSatellite view is showing Helsinki, seaport, largest city and the national capital of Finland, the Nordic country in Northern Europe.

The city is located in the southern part of Finland at the shore of the Gulf of Finland, the easternmost arm of the Baltic Sea.

The city was founded in 1550 by King Gustav I of Sweden as a trading port, intended to rival the Hanseatic city of Reval, about 90 km to the south across the Gulf of Finland (today known as Tallinn, Estonia).

Helsinki is the nations primate urban area, which means it is the most populous and most influential city in the country in terms of culture, education, and political power. Finland's capital has a population of 622,000 inhabitants (in 2014), 1.4 million people live in its metropolitan area, more than one-fifth of Finland's entire population.

Spoken languages, both official, are Finnish and Swedish (6%).

The map shows a city map of Helsinki with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the location of Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (IATA code: HEL) near the Municipality of Vantaa, about 20 km (12 mi) by road (via Tusbyleden/Tuusulanväylä/Route 45) north of Helsinki's city center.

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Central Helsinki and Mannerheimintie road, seen from Erottaja Fire Station.
Central Helsinki and the southern end of Mannerheimintie, the most famous street in Helsinki, seen from Erottaja Fire Station.
Image: Otso Kivekäs


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Local Time Finland:
Wednsday-March-4  00:34  
Standard Time Zone (EET): UTC/GMT +2 hour
EEST (Daylight Saving Time) in use from end of March until end of October: time zone offset: UTC/GMT +3 hours
 
Google Maps: Searchable map/satellite view of Helsinki, Finland.
City Coordinates: 60°10′15″N 024°56′15″E
 
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Wikipedia: Helsinki
 
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Other Capitals in Northern Europe
Belfast, Cardiff, Copenhagen, Dublin, Edinburgh, London, Nuuk, Oslo, Reykjavik, Riga, Stockholm, Tallinn, Vilnius
 

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