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Assen, Netherlands

Assen is a mid-size place in the region of Drenthe in Netherlands with a population of approximately 62,237 people and is one of the largest places in Netherlands. Find all facts and information about Assen.

Facts and figures on Assen at a glance

Name: Assen (Assen)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 62,237 people
Region name (Level 2): Gemeente Assen
Region name (Level 1): Drenthe
Country: Netherlands
Continent: Europe

Assen is located in the region of Drenthe and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Assen to Netherlands's capital Amsterdam (Amsterdam) is approximately 133 km / 82 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Assen
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Assen AssenMid-size place / Regional capital62,237 peopleDrenthe Provincie Drenthe

Map of Assen

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Information on Assen

Information on Assen
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Assen AssenGemeente Assen Gemeente AssenDrenthe Provincie DrentheNetherlandsEurope

Time in Assen

Time in Assen
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 10:03amNoSat, 16 Dec 2017 - 10:03amUTC +1.0Europe/Amsterdam

Geographic coordinates of Assen

Latitude & Longitude of Assen
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map52°59'48.0"N (52.9966700°)6°33'45.0"E (6.5625000°)

Distances from Assen

Distances from Assen
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
5,881 km north of the equator440 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Assen

Places around Assen

20 places found within 5 km around Assen. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Assen
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Noorderpark Noorderpark-1.3 km 0.8 mishow
Vredeveld Vredeveld-1.3 km 0.8 mishow
Baggel Huizen Baggel Huizen-1.7 km 1.1 mishow
Pittelo Pittelo-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Kort Bossen Kort Bossen-2.5 km 1.5 mishow
Peelo Peelo-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Schieven Schieven-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Anreep Anreep-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Kloosterveen Kloosterveen-3.3 km 2.0 mishow
Graswijk Graswijk-3.3 km 2.0 mishow
Zeyerveen Zeyerveen-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Ter Aard Ter Aard-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Deurze Deurze-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Witten Witten-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
De Haar De Haar-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Loon Loon-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Rhee Rhee-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Eleveld Eleveld-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Balloo Balloo-4.6 km 2.8 mishow
Norgervaart Norgervaart-5.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Assen

1 airport found within 15 km around Assen. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Assen
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Groningen Airport Eelde Groningen Airport EeldeEHGG, GRQ13.7 km 8.5 mishow

External sources of information on Assen

Assen on Wikipedia