in Provincia de El Loa of Antofagasta, Chile

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-22.279 and -68.322 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -22° 16' 45" and W -68° 19' 19"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - CLP
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:36 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: America/Santiago
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:59 am and 5:59 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
22.291 and 111.682 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Explore Aiquina

Aiquina in Provincia de El Loa (Antofagasta) is a city in Chile about 785 mi (or 1,264 km) north of Santiago, the country's capital.

Local time in Aiquina is now 03:36 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named America / Santiago with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 5 airports in the vicinity of Aiquina. The closest airport in Chile is El Loa Airport in a distance of 40 mi (or 65 km), South-West. 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: Rinconada, Susques, Santa Catalina, Antofagasta and Abra Pampa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 67 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 23%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 18th of May 2024

20°C (69 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 19th of May 2024

21°C (70 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 20th of May 2024

20°C (67 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Scattered clouds, fresh breeze, broken clouds.

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Trip to Latin America 2008

Published: January 23, 2009
Length: 06:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: gpwashere

Trip to south America, from Lima to Santiago de Chile, in august 2008.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Ayquina (also spelled as Aiquina) is a village located on the northern flank of Salado River Canyon in the Calama commune of the El Loa Province in Chile's Antofagasta Region. It sits at an elevation of 2,980 m above sea level. The festival of Our Lady of Guadalupe of Ayquina is the most important religious festival in the area. Cerro Paniri, a stratovolcano, plays an important role in the local culture and beliefs.

Located at -22.2792, -68.3219 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cultural Sites on the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List, Populated places in El Loa Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Aquina, Ayquina, Aiquina