in Provincia del Tamarugal of Tarapacá, Chile

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-20.208 and -69.795 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -20° 12' 28" and W -69° 47' 43"
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: 11:08 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Santiago
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:06 am and 6:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
20.243 and 110.177 (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: 2024-05-28 08:22:27

Delve into Humberstone

Humberstone in Provincia del Tamarugal (Tarapacá) is a town located in Chile about 917 mi (or 1,476 km) north of Santiago, the country's capital town.

Time in Humberstone is now 11:08 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Santiago with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 6 airports closer to Humberstone. The closest airport in Chile is Diego Aracena Airport in a distance of 34 mi (or 54 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works in a distance of 107 mi (or 172 km), East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Iquique, Arica, Cruz de Machacamarca, Putre and Huachacalla. 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 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 64%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 29th of May 2024

19°C (67 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 30th of May 2024

21°C (69 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 31st of May 2024

21°C (70 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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

Village fantome de humberstone au chili amerique du sud tour du monde

Published: November 26, 2008
Length: 10:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Dany Thibault

village fantome de humberstone au chili amerique du sud Tour du monde 2006-2010 Dany Thibault et Maryse Guevin site web: nos photos: ...

Humberstone, Chili

Published: May 05, 2014
Length: 03:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: amphetamineprod

Balade à Humberstone, ancienne usine de salpetre au chili, près de Iquique. Le site est classé patrimoine de l'humanité. Musique de Pilo Garcia

Actividad Paranormal en Oficina Salitrera Humberstone Parte 1,

Published: October 28, 2012
Length: 17:47 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Planeta Oscuro

Primera parte de la investigación sobre Actividad Paranormal en la Oficina Salitrera Humberstone ubicada en Iquique, Chile. Para mayor información ingresa a

Oficina Salitrera Humberstone

Published: March 02, 2014
Length: 52:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: lko tao

Recuerdo de mi paso por Humberstone, en la actualidad uno de los principales hitos turísticos de la Región de Tarapacá, provincia del Tamarugal en Chile. resulta impresionante observar...

Museo de Sitio Santiago Humberstone

Published: May 07, 2009
Length: 29:20 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Sebastián Muñoz Gübeli

M.S.S.H Museo de Sitio Santiago Humberstone Proyecto de Titulo, Arquitectura. Sebastián Muñoz Gübeli.

Caminando por Santa Laura

Published: March 05, 2009
Length: 04:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rodrigo Berríos

Imágenes de la ex salitrera Santa Laura.


Published: February 12, 2010
Length: 38:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nicolás Soto Pérez

Viaje a Humberstone con el "Coro Magisterio de Calbuco" noviembre 2008.

Piscina Humberstone Carlos moya

Published: September 08, 2010
Length: 05:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: farcuko

Locomotora 3020 del Tren pampino en maniobras

Published: May 31, 2008
Length: 04:28 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: TITARARO locomotora 3020 del tren pampino en maniobras previas a su primer viaje comercial entre Pozo almonte y Oficina Salitrera Humberstone I region.

Ruta 5 Pozo Almonte

Published: February 10, 2011
Length: 58:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Genaro González Ayala

La ruta 5 atraviesa el poblado de Pozo Almonte ubicado en medio del desierto de la región de Tarapacá.

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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.

Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works

Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works are two former saltpeter refineries located in northern Chile. They were declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2005.

Located at -20.2083, -69.7944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
World Heritage Sites in Chile, History museums in Chile, Buildings and structures in Tarapacá Region, Ghost towns in South America, Former populated places in Chile, Museums in Tarapacá Region, Industry museums, Saltpeter works in Chile

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Oficina Humberstone, Humberstone