in Merlo of Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -34.721 and -58.791 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -34° 43' 16" and W -58° 47' 27"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Peso - ARS
- Spoken languages:
- Spanish, English, Italian, German, French, Guarani
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 11:44 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: America/Argentina/Buenos_Aires
- UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:58 am and 6:04 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 34.050 and 120.350 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Delve into Mariano Acosta
Mariano Acosta in Merlo (Provincia de Buenos Aires) is a town located in Argentina about 25 mi (or 40 km) west of Buenos Aires, the country's capital town.
Time in Mariano Acosta is now 11:44 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Argentina / Buenos Aires with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Mariano Acosta, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Argentina is El Palomar Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 20 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Marcos Paz, Merlo, Ituzaingo, Moron and Hurlingham. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 15°C / 59 °F
|Morning Temperature||10°C / 50 °F|
|Evening Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Night Temperature||13°C / 55 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1018.3 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 54% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Friday, 19th of July 2019
15°C (59 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 20th of July 2019
19°C (66 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Moderate rain, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 21st of July 2019
9°C (49 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Videos from this area
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Metamorfosis completa de una monarca
Lapstime del proceso de metamorfosis de pupa a adulta de una mariposa Monarca, tomada con una video cámara Samsung a 1 cuadro c/10 seg. Lugar Paso del Rey, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
668 saliendo de Mariano Acosta (24-09-2014)
SOFSE - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Merlo / Lobos - Tren local a Las Heras saliendo de estación Mariano Acosta a las 13:13 hs, con la locomotora 668 al frente de la formación, mientras que en...
652 con un vacío en Mariano Acosta (03-10-2014)
SOFSE - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Merlo / Lobos - 652 ingresando a segunda de Mariano Acosta luego de acoplar a los coches U 3607 y FU 2550, los cuales quedarón estacionados sobre la principal.
GR-12 6632 maniobrando en Mariano Acosta (19-08-2014)
SOFSE - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Merlo / Lobos - Luego de arribar a la estación de Mariano Acosta con el tren 2812, la locomotora GM GR-12 6632 realiza la correspondiente maniobra de inversión...
GR-12 6632 con un vacío x Mariano Acosta (27-06-2014)
SOFSE - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Merlo / Lobos - Locomotora GM GR-12 6632 con dos coches Materfer LSM: U 3652 + U 3729, pasando por Mariano Acosta con un vació que se dirige hacía Merlo,...
ALCO 654 llega a Mariano Acosta (05-06-2014)
SOFSE - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Merlo / Lobos - Tren 2815 arribando a estación Mariano Acosta siendo las 12:01 hs, con la locmotora ALCO DL-535 654 remolcando los coches FU 2555 y CU 3762.
Alco RSD-39 658 saliendo de Mariano Acosta (09-10-2013)
UGOMS - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Merlo / Lobos - El tren 2811 saliendo de Mariano Acosta rumbo a Marcos Paz, Las Heras y Lobos, con la locomotora Alco RSD-39 658 prestada del Mitre, ...
GR 12 6599 en cercanías de Mariano Acosta (15-01-2013)
UGOMS - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Merlo / Lobos - Locomotora GR 12 6599 con el servicio local de Merlo a Gral. Las Heras, cruzando por debajo del puente del F.C. Midland en cercanías de Mariano.
Alco RSD-39 658 llegando a Mariano Acosta (09-10-2013)
UGOMS - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Merlo / Lobos - tren 2812 llegando a estación Mariano Acosta con la locomotora Alco RSD-39 658 y tres coches Materfer esquema Transporte Público, llevando...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
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Moreno, Buenos Aires
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Universidad de Morón
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La Matanza Partido
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Marcos Paz Partido
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Parque San Martín, Buenos Aires Province
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Libertad, Buenos Aires Province
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Paso del Rey
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Morón Airport and Air Base
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Grupo VYCEA, Argentine Air Force
Grupo VYCEA is the Spanish acronym for Grupo Vigilancia y Control del Espacio Aéreo (English: Air Space's Surveillance and Control Group). Grupo VYCEA is a group of the Argentine Air Force, headquartered at Parque San Martín, Merlo since 1952. Grupo VYCEA, or just VYCEA, operates a military radar base that occupies a total area of 240 Ha. The core of the base is an old radar bought to Bendix Corporation in 1976.
González Catán is a city located in La Matanza Partido, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. The city is the second-largest by area in the county (52 km²), and the second most-populous. The city is located near the southwestern end of the Greater Buenos Aires metropolitan area. The settlement itself is the oldest one in La Matanza County, and was originally founded in 1570 as a garrison by a Conquistador, Captain Juan de Garay.
Estadio José Manuel Moreno
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Museo Nacional de Aeronáutica de Argentina
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Battle of Márquez Bridge
The Battle of Márquez Bridge, fought on 26 April 1829, during the civil war between Unitarians and Federalists, resulting in a victory for the Federal Party forces of Juan Manuel de Rosas and the governor of Santa Fe Province, Estanislao López, over general Juan Lavalle, who had usurped the office of Governor of Buenos Aires Province.
National University of the West
The National University of the West (Spanish: Universidad Nacional del Oeste, UNO) is an Argentine national university, situated in San Antonio de Padua, Merlo Partido, Buenos Aires Province. It was established on November 11, 2009, by National Law 26,544. The campus was formally inaugurated on September 16, 2011 - the 35th anniversary of the "night of the pencils" assault against a group of left-wing La Plata students at the height of the Dirty War.
Hurlingham Club Ground
The Hurlingham Club Ground is a cricket ground in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The first recorded match held on the ground came in 1896 when the North of Argentina played the South of Argentina. First-class cricket was first played there in 1912 when Argentina played the Marylebone Cricket Club. Four further first-class matches were played there, the last of which saw Argentina play Sir TEW Brinckman's XI in 1938.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Mariano Acosta.
- Marcos Paz
- General Rodriguez
- San Justo
- General Las Heras
- Jose Maria Ezeiza
- General San Martin
- San Isidro
- Belen de Escobar
- Lomas de Zamora
- Florencio Varela
- Buenos Aires
- San Vicente
- Capilla del Senor
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mariana Acosta, M. Acosta, Mariano Acosta