in Partido de Moreno of Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -34.633 and -58.858 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -34° 37' 59" and W -58° 51' 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: 07:44 AM (Sunday)
- Timezone: America/Argentina/Buenos_Aires
- UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:22 am and 6:32 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 34.237 and 120.287 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Explore Francisco Álvarez
Francisco Álvarez in Partido de Moreno (Provincia de Buenos Aires) is a city in Argentina about 27 mi (or 44 km) west of Buenos Aires, the country's capital.
Local time in Francisco Álvarez is now 07:44 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Argentina / Buenos Aires with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Francisco Álvarez, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Argentina is El Palomar Airport in a distance of 14 mi (or 23 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: General Rodriguez, Merlo, Marcos Paz, Pilar and Ituzaingo. 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||8°C / 47 °F|
|Evening Temperature||14°C / 56 °F|
|Night Temperature||11°C / 52 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1021.7 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Sunday, 25th of August 2019
19°C (65 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Monday, 26th of August 2019
22°C (71 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Tuesday, 27th of August 2019
24°C (76 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, few clouds.
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
GT-22 A923 por Francisco Alvarez (05-01-2015)
Trenes Argentinos - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal General Pico / Once - Tren 154 con la locomotora GM GT-22 A923 llegando a Francisco Alvarez por contraria, a las 06:47 hs, tomando el cambio para...
9075 por Francisco Alvarez (03-01-2015)
Ferrobaires - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Once / Bragado - Tren 1112 de Ferrobaires a cargo de la locomotora GM GT-22 9075, a su paso por estación Francisco Alvarez, remolcando 6 coches, siendo...
9084 de Ferrobaires x Francisco Alvarez (04-02-2013)
Ferrobaires - Línea Sarmiento - Corredor Once / Bragado - Tren de Ferrobaires a cargo de la locomotora GT22 9084 a su paso por la estación de Francisco Alvarez con más de 20m de atraso....
9075 de Ferrobaires x Francisco Alvarez (09-03-2013)
Ferrobaires - Línea Sarmiento - Corredor Once / Bragado - Tren de Ferrobaires ''El Bragado'' (descendente) pasando por la estación de Francisco Alvarez con la locomotora GT 22 9075 al frente...
319.307 parte de Francisco Alvarez (31-01-2013)
UGOMS - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Moreno / Mercedes - Tren de UGOMS partiendo de la estación de Francisco Alvarez hacía La Reja con la locomotora 319.307 remolcando coches Sorefame. Jueves ...
Tren 2712 a Moreno por Francisco Alvarez (27/09/2014)
El sábado pasado mientras esperaba el tren que me llevara a Lujan filme salir de la estación en la cual estaba (Francisco Alvarez) al tren 2712 (Locmotora EMD J-26 319.325 + CT 1599 + CU...
Tren 1112 por Francisco Alvarez! (27/09/2014)
Estando en Francisco Alvarez, y luego de haber pasado la formación local con destino a Moreno (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pEK3-SAp13g&list=UUhI-hZRfQieSAR1H8JZw7FQ) , se hizo ...
319.229 en Francisco Alvarez (31-01-2013)
UGOMS - Linea Sarmiento - Ramal Moreno / Mercedes - Tren de UGOMS llegando y partiendo de la estación Francisco Alvarez con la locomotora 319.229 remolcando tres coches Sorefame. Jueves ...
Miguel Villalba - Maratón en Francisco Alvarez
El atleta Francisco Miguel Villalba, de 55 años de edad, se impuso de manera contundente el día domingo 3 de Abril de 2011, en la Maratón realizada en el Barrio Cerrado Alvarez del Bosque,...
9075 con el 1116 por F. Alvarez (07-02-2015)
Ferrobaires - Línea Sarmiento - Ramal Once / Bragado - Siendo las 13:44 hs vemos al tren 1116 con destino Once, a su paso por estación Francisco Alvarez por vía tercera, debido al trabajo...
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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).
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.
Pilar Partido is a partido located in the northern part of Greater Buenos Aires in Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. The provincial subdivision has a population of about 232,000 inhabitants in an area of 352 km², and its capital city is Pilar, which is located around 45km from Buenos Aires. It has Universities and schools.
Presidente Perón Partido
Presidente Perón Partido is a partido located in the Greater Buenos Aires urban area in Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. The provincial subdivision has a population of about 60,000 inhabitants in an area of 120.73km², and its capital city is Guernica, which is located around 38km from Buenos Aires.
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.
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.
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.
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 Francisco Álvarez.
- General Rodriguez
- Marcos Paz
- Belen de Escobar
- San Justo
- General Las Heras
- General San Martin
- San Isidro
- Jose Maria Ezeiza
- Capilla del Senor
- Lomas de Zamora
- Buenos Aires
- Florencio Varela
- San Vicente
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
F. Alvarez, Francisco Álvarez