in Departamento de La Paz, El Salvador
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 13.500 and -88.867 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 13° 30' 0" and W -88° 52' 0"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - USD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 07:29 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: America/El_Salvador
- UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:54 am and 6:06 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Bantam Village
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to El Salvador.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning El Salvador. Last Update: 0000-00-00 00:00:00
Delve into Zacatecoluca
Zacatecoluca in Departamento de La Paz with it's 39,613 habitants is located in El Salvador about 25 mi (or 41 km) south-east of San Salvador, the country's capital town.
Current time in Zacatecoluca is now 07:29 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / El Salvador with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Zacatecoluca. The closest airport in El Salvador is El Salvador International Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in El Salvador is Joya de Cerén Archaeological Site in a distance of 28 mi (or 44 km), North-East.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: San Vicente, Cojutepeque, San Salvador, Sensuntepeque and Usulutan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Videos from this area
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Yoselin Moreno Barrio Analco * Desfiles del correo 2014 Zacatecoluca
Resumen del recorrido del tradicional desfile del correo un aporte de la Adesco del Barrio San Sebastián Analco.
Fiestas Patronales Zacatecoluca La Paz El Salvador
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Desfile 15 de Septiembre 2013 - Espíritu Santo Zacatecoluca - Full HD
Jeysel Morales - Resumen desfile del 15 de Septiembre 2013 Centro Escolar El Espiritu Santo Zacatecoluca * Raciel Edition 7973-4081 Full HD.
Barrio Analco Zacatecoluca * 21 diciembre 2014
Coronación a la Srita. Yoselin Moreno Reina del Barrio San Sebastian Analco y la celebración de las fiestas patronales en el Barrio. 21/12/2014.
Ensamble Musical La Cumbia Es Una Hembra (Zacatecoluca)
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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.
La Paz Department (El Salvador)
La Paz is a department of El Salvador in the south central area of the country. The capital is Zacatecoluca. La Paz has an area of 1,224 km² and a population of more than 300,000. The department was created in 1852. There are various caves containing rock writing. The department has a church in Zacatecoluca where the Independence Hero Dr Jose Simeon Cañas y Villacorta was born. He was known as "The Liberator of the Slaves in Central America".
San Vicente Department
San Vicente is a department of El Salvador in the center of the country. The capital is San Vicente. On October 4, 1834, San Vicente City of Austria and Lorenzana (Ciudad de San Vicente de Austria y Lorenzana) was made the capital of State of El Salvador during the Federal Republic of Central America. In 1840, it stopped to be the capital of the State of El Salvador but it continues to be of the department. The department was created on June 12, 1824.
San Juan Tepezontes
San Juan Tepezontes is a municipality in the La Paz department of El Salvador. Its name is a Hispanicization of a Yaqui term meaning "many hills. " It was incorporated in 1945. Its population as of 2004 was 3,269. The town was severely damaged by earthquakes in 1857 and twice again in 2001
Santiago Nonualco is a municipality in La Paz department of El Salvador. "Nonualco" means tribe of mutes ("tribo de mudos") in the native Nahuat language. There are three "Nonualcos" in the area, the other two are San Juan Nonualco and San Pedro Nonualco. Santiago Nonualco is a relatively poor community even by El Salvadoran standards.
San Cayetano Istepeque
San Cayetano Istepeque, is a municipality in the San Vicente department of El Salvador. Its altitude is approximately 510 m.
Santo Domingo, San Vicente
Santo Domingo is a municipality in the San Vicente department of El Salvador. It is located about thirty miles East of San Vicente.
Tepetitán, El Salvador
Tepetitán is a municipality in the San Vicente department of El Salvador.
Verapaz is a municipality in the San Vincente department of El Salvador. Verapaz means 'true peace' (from Spanish 'verdadera' and 'paz'). It has been the site of two recent natural disasters. An earthquake measuring 6.6 on the Richter scale on the 13 February 2001 and the 2009 Salvador floods and mudslides in November 2009.
Estadio Antonio Toledo Valle
Estadio Antonio Toledo Valle is a multi-use stadium in Zacatecoluca, El Salvador. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of C.D. Platense Municipal Zacatecoluca. The stadium currently has a capacity of 10,000 people. It was built in 1974, on orders of then president of El Salvador Arturo Armando Molina. The stadium is named after Antonio Toledo Valle, a native footballer from the region who went on to play for C.D.
Aviateca Flight 901
Aviateca Flight 901 was a Boeing 737-200 (registration N125GU) that crashed into the San Vicente (volcano) in El Salvador on approach to the airport on 9 August 1995. The accident killed all 65 passengers and crew on board.
Bosque La Joya
Bosque La Joya is a forest of San Vicente Department, El Salvador. It lies to the east of Tecoluca and to the west of the Lempa River.
Bosque Nancuchiname is a forest of the Usulután Department, El Salvador. It frames the eastern bank of the Lempa River and the town of El Zamoran on its southeastern border.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Zacatecoluca.
- San Vicente
- San Salvador
- Santa Tecla
- San Miguel
- San Francisco
- Santa Ana
- Nueva Ocotepeque
- La Union
- La Esperanza
- Concepcion Las Minas
- El Adelanto
- Asuncion Mita
- Santa Rosa de Copan
- Agua Blanca
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: