in Partido de Marcos Paz of Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -34.781 and -58.838 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -34° 46' 50" and W -58° 50' 16"
- 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: 06:32 PM (Friday)
- Timezone: America/Argentina/Buenos_Aires
- UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:00 am and 7:03 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 34.050 and 120.350 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Delve into Marcos Paz
Marcos Paz in Partido de Marcos Paz (Provincia de Buenos Aires) is a town located in Argentina about 29 mi (or 46 km) south-west of Buenos Aires, the country's capital town.
Time in Marcos Paz is now 06:32 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named America / Argentina / Buenos Aires with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Marcos Paz, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Argentina is El Palomar Airport in a distance of 17 mi (or 28 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: Merlo, General Las Heras, General Rodriguez, Ituzaingo and Moron. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
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Encendido Marcos Paz - Campaña Publicitaria 2013
Vídeo de la producción fotográfica de Encendido Marcos Paz para su campaña publicitaria 2013. Primera producción masiva de la empresa con interacción en vía publica, gráfica, web y...
Simulacro de accidente - Bomberos Voluntarios de Marcos Paz
Simulacro entre Bomberos, personal de vialidad y personal de salud. Realizado el Sábado 31 de Mayo de 2014, frente a la Plaza Gral. San Martín de Marcos Paz.
654 y 6632 se cruzan en Marcos Paz (16-09-2014)
SOFSE - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Merlo / Lobos - Cruzada en Marcos Paz entre el tren 2811 con destino Lobos a cargo de la locomotora GM GR-12 6632 + FU 2548 + U 3729 + U 3614, y el tren 2806.
Encendido Marcos Paz - Castrol GTX
Excelente micro de Castrol para un clásico de los lubricantes: Castrol GTX. Encendido Marcos Paz y toda la línea Castrol. No vendemos repuestos... Brindamos Respuestas. Av. Dr. Marcos Paz...
Encendido Marcos Paz - Dayco - Curso de formación #1 - Correas y tensores Poly V
Excelente vídeo del líder en correas y componentes: Dayco Orientado a profesionales del sector con didácticas explicaciones sobre el desarme y montaje de componentes en el control y sustitución...
Encendido Marcos Paz - Dayco - Curso de formación #3 - Correa y tensor fijo de distribución
Excelente vídeo del líder en correas y componentes: Dayco Orientado a profesionales del sector con didácticas explicaciones sobre el desarme y montaje de la correa de distribución y su...
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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 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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Marcos Paz.
- General Las Heras
- General Rodriguez
- San Justo
- Jose Maria Ezeiza
- General San Martin
- Lomas de Zamora
- Belen de Escobar
- San Isidro
- Florencio Varela
- San Vicente
- Buenos Aires
- Capilla del Senor
- San Miguel del Monte
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
M. Paz, Marcos Paz, ماركوس باز, Маркос-Пас