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___ Satellite View and Map of the City of Oslo, Norway

Searchable Map and Satellite View of Oslo using Google Earth Data

Oslo SealSatellite view is showing Oslo, chief port, largest city, the national capital of Norway. The city is situated on the southern coast at the head of Oslofjord.

Oslo harbour ()
Aker Brygge, Oslo’s go-to place for shopping, dining, and entertainment, in background Oslo's twin-towered City Hall.
Image: Jean-Pierre Dalbéra
Founded in the 11th century, it was known as Christiania (or Kristiania) from 1624 until 1924 in honor of Christian IV of Norway and Denmark (1577–1648).

The city is the seat of the country's government. Oslo is Norway’s primate city and its cultural, economic, scientific, and political center, and an important center of maritime knowledge in Europe.
Oslo is considered to be a global city, it is ranked a "Beta World City Plus".

The city has a population of 635,000 inhabitants (in 2014), about 1 million people live in its urban area. Spoken language is Norwegian in various dialects.

Zoom straight in (+) to see Oslo’s Royal Palace (Det Kongelige Slott), the official residence of the Norwegian monarch.

The map shows a city map of Oslo with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the location of Oslo International Airport, official website Gardermoen (IATA code: OSL) about 48 km (30 mi) by road (via E16) north-northeast of the city, and Oslo-Sandefjord Airport (IATA code: TRF) about 120 km (75 mi) by road (via E18) in south.

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Local Time Oslo:
Tuesday-October-24  13:12  
Standard Time Zone (CET): UTC/GMT +1 hour
CEST (Daylight Saving Time) in use from end of March until end of October. Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +2 hours

φ Latitude, λ Longitude (of Map center; move the map to see coordinates):
Google Maps: Searchable map/satellite view of the city of Oslo, Norway.
City Coordinates: 59°57′N 10°45′E
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External Link:
Oslo (official tourism web site)

Wikipedia: Oslo
Wikipedia entry Oslo.
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