in Provincia de Huasco of Atacama, Chile

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-28.851 and -71.467 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -28° 51' 2" and W -71° 28' 1"
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: 05:17 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Santiago
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:38 am and 5:56 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
28.859 and 108.524 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Chile in South America

Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Chile.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Chile. Last Update: 2024-06-18 08:18:47

Delve into Espantajos

Espantajos in Provincia de Huasco (Atacama) is a town located in Chile about 322 mi (or 518 km) north of Santiago, the country's capital town.

Time in Espantajos is now 05:17 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Santiago with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 7 airports closer to Espantajos. The closest airport in Chile is Vallenar Airport in a distance of 47 mi (or 75 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: La Serena, Vallenar, Copiapo, Rodeo and San Jose de Jachal. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 37%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 73% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Tuesday, 18th of June 2024

21°C (70 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Wednesday, 19th of June 2024

20°C (69 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 20th of June 2024

19°C (66 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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Amazing Streetballer...

Published: November 01, 2007
Length: 13:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Cristián Álvarez

This guy is one of the most greatest streetballers around the world... remember this name... THE GHOST...

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Los Espantajos, Espantajas, Espantajos