Puente Cascallares
in Merlo of Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-34.686 and -58.820 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -34° 41' 10" and W -58° 49' 10"
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: 02:48 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Argentina/Buenos_Aires
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:31 am and 6:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
34.050 and 120.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Xiejiawan
References
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Puente Cascallares

Puente Cascallares in Merlo (Provincia de Buenos Aires) is a place in Argentina about 26 mi (or 41 km) west of Buenos Aires, the country's capital city.

Current time in Puente Cascallares is now 02:48 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Argentina / Buenos Aires with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Puente Cascallares, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Argentina is El Palomar Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Merlo, Marcos Paz, General Rodriguez, Ituzaingo 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: 10°C / 50 °F

Morning Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Night Temperature 3°C / 37 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1026.7 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Sunday, 18th of August 2019

7°C (44 °F)
3°C (38 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Monday, 19th of August 2019

10°C (49 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

12°C (53 °F)
5°C (42 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

9075 por Moreno con el 115 (24-11-2014)

Published: November 24, 2014
Length: 07:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fernando Serrano

Ferrobaires - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Once / Bragado - 19:44 hs hace su paso por el PAN Victorica en Moreno, el tren 115 de Ferrobaires con destino Bragado, con la locomotora GM GT-22 9075...


GM GT-22 9064 x Moreno (01-03-2014)

Published: March 01, 2014
Length: 18:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Fernando Serrano

Ferrobaires - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Once / Bragado - Tren N° 115 de Ferrobaires con destino Bragado, a su paso por Moreno, con la locomotora GM GT-22 9064 remolcando 6 coches. Sábado 01...


GT-22 9082 de Ferrobaires por Moreno (22-02-2013)

Published: February 22, 2013
Length: 25:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fernando Serrano

Ferrobaires - Línea Sarmiento - Corredor Once / Bragado - Tren 115 de Ferrobaires con destino Bragado y Lincoln a su paso por Moreno con la locomotora GT 22 9082 a cargo de una formación...


Bragado Chino con la CKD 8G 0002 x Moreno (27-12-2013)

Published: December 27, 2013
Length: 39:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fernando Serrano

SOFSE - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Once / Bragado - Siendo las 21:09 hs, el Bragado Chino ascendente hizo su paso por el PAN de la calle Alvarez en el partido de Moreno, con la locomotora CNR...


ALCO 654 llega a Mariano Acosta (05-06-2014)

Published: June 05, 2014
Length: 17:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fernando Serrano

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 39 652 en cercanías de Mariano Acosta (06-02-2013)

Published: February 06, 2013
Length: 24:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fernando Serrano

UGOMS - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Merlo / Lobos - Tren local de General Las Heras con la locomotora ALCO RSD 39 652 en cercanías de Mariano Acosta rumbo a estación Agustín Ferrari. Miércoles...


Danza y Teatralisacion (Ministerio Nueva Vida para las Naciones)

Published: July 20, 2009
Length: 23:10 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: CZseres

Ministerio Nueva Vida para las Naciones. Una dansa y teatro de las chicas del anecso de Mariano Acosta.


ALCO 654 con un vacío por A. Ferrari (17-03-2015)

Published: March 17, 2015
Length: 37:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fernando Serrano

COMSA - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Merlo / Lobos - Tren del balasto de COMSA a cargo de la locomotora ALCO 654, pasando vació por estación Agustín Ferrari, a las 15:09 hs, rumbo a PAN Gaboto...


9084 con el Bragado x Moreno (15-01-2013)

Published: January 15, 2013
Length: 15:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fernando Serrano

Ferrobaires - Línea Sarmiento - Corredor Once / Bragado - Tren de Ferrobaires ''El Bragado'' pasando por la estación de Moreno anden bajo lado sur, con la locomotora GM GT 22 a la cabeza....


319.325 saliendo de Moreno (18-07-2014)

Published: July 18, 2014
Length: 21:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fernando Serrano

SOFSE - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Moreno / Mercedes - Tren 2723 con destino Luján, Mercedes y demás estaciones intermedias, saliendo desde Moreno con la locomotora EMD J-26 319.325, ...


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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.

Moreno Partido

Moreno Partido is a partido of the Buenos Aires Province, Argentina, within the Gran Buenos Aires urban agglomerate. It has an area of 186 square kilometres, and a population of 462,242. Its named after Argentine politician Mariano Moreno.

Located at -34.65, -58.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
1864 establishments in Argentina, Partidos of Buenos Aires Province, Moreno

Moreno, Buenos Aires

Moreno is a city in Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. It is the head town of Moreno Partido. It forms part of the Greater Buenos Aires urban conurbation and is located around 36 km to the west of the autonomous city of Buenos Aires. According to the 2001 census, the population was 148,290. Moreno is bordered by Paso del Rey (east), Trujui and Cuartel V (north), Francisco Álvarez (west) and Merlo and Reconquista River (south).

Located at -34.6511, -58.79 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Buenos Aires Province, Populated places established in 1860, Moreno

Ituzaingó Partido

Ituzaingó is a partido in the Gran Buenos Aires urban area, Argentina, 10 kilometres west of Buenos Aires city. It has an area of 38.51 km and a population of 168,419. Its capital, the city of Ituzaingó, and the other districts currently in Ituzaingó Partido were part of the Morón Partido until 1995.

Located at -34.6522, -58.675 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
1995 establishments in Argentina, Partidos of Buenos Aires Province, Ituzaingó

Merlo Partido

Merlo is a partido of Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. It is located in Greater Buenos Aires, Argentina, west of the city of Buenos Aires. Its capital is the city of Merlo. The region of the present-day partido was colonized shortly after the second, and permanent founding of Buenos Aires (1580). In 1730 an interim parish was founded near the estancia (landholding) of Francisco de Merlo. In 1755 Merlo founded the town of Villa San Antonio del Camino, which was renamed later in his honour.

Located at -34.6667, -58.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1864 establishments in Argentina, Partidos of Buenos Aires Province, Merlo

Marcos Paz Partido

Marcos Paz is a partido in the Argentine province of Buenos Aires. Its capital city is Marcos Paz. Established on 25 October 1878 (provincial law 1244), Marcos Paz is located at the eastern border of the Greater Buenos Aires with the rest of the province, although on an administrative sense, it is not considered part of the metropolitan area. According to the 2001 INDEC National Census, the partido has 43,400 inhabitants, and a population density of 92.34 people per square kilometre.

Located at -34.7667, -58.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
1878 establishments in Argentina, Partidos of Buenos Aires Province, Marcos Paz

General Rodríguez Partido

General Rodríguez is a western partido of Greater Buenos Aires in Buenos Aires Province, in Argentina. It is a district located on the far western outskirts of the city.

Located at -34.6167, -58.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
1878 establishments in Argentina, Partidos of Buenos Aires Province, General Rodríguez Partido

Merlo, Buenos Aires

Merlo is the head town of the eponymous partido of Merlo and seat of the municipal government, located in the Greater Buenos Aires urban area. The city was founded by Francisco de Merlo in 1755 and rebuilt by Juan Dillon in 1859. Merlo is divided in two distinctive regions: Merlo Centro, a middle class district clustered around the train station; and the working class barrios, most of them along the Reconquista River.

Located at -34.6653, -58.7275 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Merlo, Populated places in Buenos Aires Province, Populated places established in 1755

San Miguel Partido

San Miguel Partido is a partido located in the Greater Buenos Aires urban area of Buenos Aires Province in Argentina. Provisional results of the 2010 census report that the provincial subdivision has a population of about 281,120 inhabitants in an area of 83km². Its capital city is San Miguel, which is located around 32km from Buenos Aires.

Located at -34.5167, -58.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1994 establishments in Argentina, Partidos of Buenos Aires Province, San Miguel

Parque San Martín, Buenos Aires Province

Parque San Martín is a city located in Merlo Partido, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. Parque San Martín was founded around 1948 by real estate promoters, in the estates belonging to the Etcheverry family. Like many others places in Argentina, the city was named after the Argentine independence hero General José de San Martín.

Located at -34.6833, -58.7292 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Merlo, Populated places in Buenos Aires Province, Populated places established in 1948

Libertad, Buenos Aires Province

Libertad is a city located in Merlo Partido, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. It forms part of the Greater Buenos Aires urban conurbation. Its origin goes back to the 1870s when, by that time, a rural settlement was thriving around a pulpería (public house) called La Libertad (Freedom), from where the town took its name. During the last decades a group of prominent neighbors had been working to obtain the autonomy of the city and make Libertad a new partido in the province.

Located at -34.6906, -58.6889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Merlo, Populated places in Buenos Aires Province, Populated places established in 1893

Pontevedra, Buenos Aires Province

Pontevedra is a city located in Merlo Partido, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. The town was named after the homonymous city of Pontevedra, Spain. Pontevedra was founded in 1871 by real estate promoters, in the estates belonging to the Irish landlord Thomas Gahan, member of Merlo's first municipal government in 1865.

Located at -34.75, -58.7011 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Merlo, Populated places in Buenos Aires Province, Populated places established in 1871, 1871 establishments in Argentina

Mariano Acosta, Buenos Aires Province

Mariano Acosta is a city located in Merlo Partido, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. Mariano Acosta was founded by the landholder and businessman Juan Posse in the earliest 20th century, and for years the town was known as Villa Posse. Villa Posse changed its name to Mariano Acosta when the British-owned railway company Buenos Aires Western Railway Co. opens a railway station at its surroundings in 1910.

Located at -34.7244, -58.7928 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Merlo, Populated places in Buenos Aires Province, Populated places established in 1910

Veinte de Junio

Veinte de Junio is a town located 35 km from Buenos Aires, in La Matanza, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. Veinte de Junio is an outback sleepy rural town, relatively isolated from the rest of the Greater Buenos Aires. The town and railway station, Estación 20 de Junio, were named after Argentina’s National Flag Day: June 20. According to the 2001 census, the population was 828.

Located at -34.775, -58.725 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
La Matanza Partido, Populated places in Buenos Aires Province

Paso del Rey

Paso del Rey is a city located 35,5 km from Buenos Aires, in Moreno, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. Paso del Rey (English: King's Ford) takes its name from the estancia owned by Senator Amancio Jacinto Alcorta: Estancia Paso del Rey. The surrounding area was well-known since colonial times because there was a ford which provided a useful crossing place to get the west bank of the Reconquista River.

Located at -34.6583, -58.7622 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Buenos Aires Province, Populated places established in 1938, Moreno

National University of General Sarmiento

The National University of General Sarmiento (UNGS) is a national university in Argentina, founded in 1993. It is located in the Malvinas Argentinas partido, in the Gran Buenos Aires urban area.

Located at -34.5222, -58.7 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1993, Education in Buenos Aires, Education in Argentina, Argentine National universities, Universities in Buenos Aires Province

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.

Located at -34.6847, -58.7453 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Military units and formations established in 1952, Argentine Air Force, Merlo

Estadio José Manuel Moreno

Estadio José Manuel Moreno is a multi-purpose stadium in Merlo Partido, Argentina. It is currently used primarily for football matches and hosts the home matches of Primera B Nacional Argentina club, Club Social y Deportivo Merlo. The capacity of the stadium is 5,000 spectators. It is named after former Argentine football player, José Manuel Moreno.

Located at -34.6804, -58.733 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Argentina, Multi-purpose stadiums in Argentina, Sports venues in Buenos Aires Province

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.

Located at -34.6599, -58.7567 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1829, Battles of the Argentine Civil War

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.

Located at -34.6647, -58.6994 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Argentine National universities, Educational institutions established in 2009, 2009 establishments in Argentina, Universities in Buenos Aires Province