in Provincia de Concepción of Región del Biobío, Chile

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-37.090 and -73.158 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -37° 5' 23" and W -73° 9' 27"
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: 04:30 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Santiago
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:27 am and 7:57 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
37.090 and 106.832 (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: 2023-10-01 08:16:18

Delve into Lota

Lota in Provincia de Concepción (Región del Biobío) with it's 49,763 habitants is located in Chile about 288 mi (or 464 km) south-west of Santiago, the country's capital town.

Current time in Lota is now 04:30 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Santiago with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Lota. The closest airport in Chile is Carriel Sur Airport in a distance of 23 mi (or 36 km), North. 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: Concepcion, Los Angeles, Temuco, Talca and Andacollo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 13°C / 55 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 72%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Sunday, 1st of October 2023

13°C (55 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Monday, 2nd of October 2023

12°C (53 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 3rd of October 2023

14°C (57 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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

Lota, Chile:Playa Blanca

Published: July 22, 2013
Length: 29:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Padre Juan Bautista Vásquez L

Lota, Chile:Playa Blanca Relato del señor José Adolfo Torres, ciudadano de Lota. Cámara:Manuel Vásquez M. Verano del 2013. Lota, Chile: Playa Blanca Story of José Adolfo Torres, resident...

Enacar Lota CQB 2 - Cuervos + Club Deportivo Airsoft Concepción

Published: July 31, 2014
Length: 00:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: AirsoftCuervos

Cuervos realizó operaciones en conjunto al Club Deportivo Airsoft Concepción en histórico patrimonio Enacar de Lota.

Lota despues del terremoto y del saqueo

Published: March 10, 2010
Length: 02:41 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: vfernandezsaravia

Un paseo por Lota, desde el estadio hasta Puerto Nuevo, despues del terremoto y de los saqueos.

Muelle de Lota - Bodyboard

Published: August 24, 2009
Length: 41:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: vinova

Muelle de lota sabado 22 de agosto 2009 rider: urra - emilio.

Lota, Chile-1

Published: July 22, 2013
Length: 04:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Padre Juan Bautista Vásquez L

Lota, Chile:Vista de Lota Bajo desde el mirador de Lota Alto. Narración:José Adolfo Torres. Cámara:Manuel Ignacio Vásquez M. Verano 2013. Lota, Chile Lota Bajo View from the viewpoint...

Paintball Lota Green 02-10-2011 Juego 3

Published: February 23, 2012
Length: 35:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: condewlad77

Tercer Juego Paintball realizado el 02-10-2011 en las ruinas de la fábrica de ladrillos Lota Green, Lota. Grabado en Full HD a 1080p con cámara Praktica DVC 10.1 por Wladimir (condewlad77)....

Ciclistas IGLESIA PENTECOSTAL DE CHILE CHILLÁN en Misión Local de Iglesia Lota

Published: April 12, 2009
Length: 46:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ipechi Comunicaciones

http://www.chillanpentecostal.es.tl/ Provisto por Ankaa Fotografía http://www.ze.cl/areyesm http://www.ze.cl/kraqueladoankaa.

Lota, Chile:Museo

Published: July 22, 2013
Length: 01:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Padre Juan Bautista Vásquez L

Lota, Chile:Museo. En Lota Alto existe un museo. El señor José Adolfo Torres, ex-trabajador de la Mina de carbón de Lota nos muestra algunos aspectos técnicos de la extracción del carbón....


Published: January 09, 2013
Length: 53:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: paratushowtv

El Liceo Comercial de Lota, Eduardo Frei Montalva, celebró un nuevo aniversario y como Para Tu Show! está en todas, también cubrió esta actividad con la animación de Juanjo y Sebastián....

Epic Industrial CQB - Asalto Ruinas Enacar Lota (GoPro Hero 3) G&P VALKEN

Published: January 10, 2014
Length: 27:37 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: AirsoftCuervos

Cuervos realizó operaciones a campo abierto y CQB en conjunto a Unidad Socom y a Airsoft Táctico Comunidad Concepción en las ruinas de Enacar de Lota. Espectacular CQB industrial que ...

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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.


Marihueñu or Marigueno is a large hill in the Nahuelbuta Range near the coast in the Lota commune of the Bío Bío Region of southern Chile. Its name is from the Mapudungun mari, "ten" and huenu, "heights". This height was within the Moluche aillarehue of Marigueno that lay between the Pacific Ocean and the lower reaches of the Biobío River north of the aillarehues of Arauco and Catirai.

Located at -37.117, -73.133 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Bío Bío Region

Fort Colcura

Fort Colcura was a small fort that was the first Spanish settlement that existed in the commune of Lota, Chile. It was on a small height on the edge of the Bay of Arauco, a little more than two kilometers to the southeast of the modern city of Lota. From its position it dominated the north slope of cerro Marihueñu and the valley of Colcura in whose extreme west is the mouth of the riachuelo Colcura that empties into the cove of Colcura.

Located at -37.1061, -73.1608 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Forts in Chile, Geography of Bío Bío Region, Spanish communities

El Chiflón del Diablo

El Chiflón del Diablo or The Devil's Blast (in reference to the natural draft that flows through the mine) is a mine located in Lota, Chile. After coal production fell in the Lota area in the 1990s, the mine was shut down. Currently, El Chiflón del Diablo serves as tourist attraction. \t\t \t\t\tChiflon Stairway. jpg \t\t\t Stairway down into El Chiflón del Diablo. \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tMine Entrance. jpg \t\t\t Top of El Chiflón del Diablo. \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tWalking through Chiflon.

Located at -37.0758, -73.1606 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Coal mines in Chile, Mines in Bío Bío Region, Underground mines in Chile

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Lota, لوتا، شیلی, לוטה, ロタ, 로타, Лот, Лота, 洛塔