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Magallanes, Chile

Magallanes is one of 15 primary administrative regions in Chile with a population of approximately 155,332 people.

Facts and figures on Magallanes at a glance

Region name: Magallanes (Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 155,332 people
Country: Chile
Continent: South America

The regional headquarters of Magallanes (Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena) is located in the regional capital Punta Arenas (Punta Arenas) with a population of 117,430 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Magallanes's regional capital Punta Arenas to Chile's capital Santiago (Santiago) is approximately 2,190 km (1,361 mi).

Facts and figures about Magallanes
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Magallanes Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena155,332 peoplePunta Arenas Punta Arenas117,430 people

Compare with other regions in Chile.

Map of Magallanes

Map of Magallanes

Information on Magallanes

Information on Magallanes
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Magallanes Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica ChilenaPunta Arenas Punta Arenas4ChileSouth America

Time in Magallanes

Time in Magallanes
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 8 Mar 2021 - 2:51amIn effect (+1 hour)Mon, 8 Mar 2021 - 1:51amGMT UTC -2.0America/Santiago

Geographic coordinates of Magallanes

Latitude & Longitude of Magallanes
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map52°30'00.9"S (-52.5002600°)73°00'02.4"W (-73.0006700°)

Subregions in Magallanes

There are 4 administrative subregions in Magallanes.
Subregions in Magallanes
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Provincia Antartica Chilena Provincia Antártica Chilena1.---
Provincia de Magallanes Provincia de Magallanes2.-Punta Arenas Punta Arenas117,430
Provincia de Tierra del Fuego Provincia de Tierra del Fuego3.---
Provincia de Ultima Esperanza Provincia de Última Esperanza4.---

External sources of information on Magallanes

Magallanes on Wikipedia