This website uses cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. By continuing to browse the site, you accept our use of cookies.

Punta Arenas, Chile

Punta Arenas is a large place in the region of Magallanes in Chile with a population of approximately 117,430 people and is one of the largest places in Chile. Find all facts and information about Punta Arenas.

Facts and figures on Punta Arenas at a glance

Name: Punta Arenas (Punta Arenas)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 117,430 people
Region name (Level 3): Punta Arenas
Region name (Level 2): Provincia de Magallanes
Region name (Level 1): Magallanes
Country: Chile
Continent: South America

Punta Arenas is located in the region of Magallanes and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Punta Arenas to Chile's capital Santiago (Santiago) is approximately 2,190 km / 1,361 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Punta Arenas to the largest places in Chile.

Facts and figures about Punta Arenas
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Punta Arenas Punta ArenasLarge place / Regional capital117,430 peopleMagallanes Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena

Map of Punta Arenas

Map of Punta Arenas, Chile / View larger map of Punta Arenas

Hotels in Punta Arenas

Find your hotel in Punta Arenas now. Book a hotel for your stay in Punta Arenas.
Hotels in Punta Arenas

Information on Punta Arenas

Information on Punta Arenas
Place nameRegion name Level 3Region name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Punta Arenas Punta ArenasPunta Arenas Punta ArenasProvincia de Magallanes Provincia de MagallanesMagallanes Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica ChilenaChileSouth America

Time in Punta Arenas

Time in Punta Arenas
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 6:32amIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 5:32amGMT UTC -2.0America/Santiago

Geographic coordinates of Punta Arenas

Latitude & Longitude of Punta Arenas
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map53°09'17.4"S (-53.1548300°)70°54'40.6"W (-70.9112900°)

Distances from Punta Arenas

Distances from Punta Arenas
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
5,899 km south of the equator4,542 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Punta Arenas

Places around Punta Arenas

1 place found within 5 km around Punta Arenas. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Punta Arenas
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Rio de los Ciervos Río de los Ciervos-4.5 km 2.8 mishow

Airports around Punta Arenas

1 airport found within 15 km around Punta Arenas. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Punta Arenas
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Airport Aerodromo Catalina Aeródromo Catalina3.0 km 1.9 mishow

External sources of information on Punta Arenas

Punta Arenas on Wikipedia