Zacatecoluca
in Departamento de La Paz, El Salvador

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Location Summary
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:
Spanish
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
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for El Salvador in Central America

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.

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Videos from this area

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Yoselin Moreno Barrio Analco * Desfiles del correo 2014 Zacatecoluca

Published: December 04, 2014
Length: 22:37 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Rodrigo Morales

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

Published: July 25, 2014
Length: 49:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: INFO EL SALVADOR

http://www.infoelsalvador.com El municipio de Zacatecoluca Celebra sus fiestas patronales Zacatecoluca del departamento de la paz el salvador, Iglesia de Zacatecoluca, Catedral de Zacatecoluca.


Eleccion y coronacion Reina Zacatecoluca

Published: December 07, 2014
Length: 25:09 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: hilson carballo

Colonia Las Margaritas.


Zacatecoluca

Published: December 22, 2012
Length: 39:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: F. Chorro

Pelicula de Zacatecoluca tomada en los años 70's.


Desfile 15 de Septiembre 2013 - Espíritu Santo Zacatecoluca - Full HD

Published: September 21, 2013
Length: 29:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rodrigo Morales

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

Published: December 28, 2014
Length: 17:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rodrigo Morales

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.


Sondance Ballet - Mix 1 (Zacatecoluca, La Paz)

Published: November 25, 2010
Length: 08:23 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Sondanceballet

Sondance Ballet - Mix 1 (Zacatecoluca, La Paz)


Ensamble Musical La Cumbia Es Una Hembra (Zacatecoluca)

Published: September 21, 2012
Length: 00:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Angel Servellon

Si escuchan mal audio bajenle volumen!!!! Ensamble Musical Viroleño! - Complejo Educativo Cañas - Complejo Educativo Prof. "Carlos Lobato" - Liceo Viroleño de Comercio - Instituto...


como podre pagarte señor (vida eterna zacatecoluca)

Published: December 14, 2009
Length: 59:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Miguel Surio

talento vida eterna.


hasta aqui me ayudo jehova (vida eterna zacatecoluca)

Published: December 14, 2009
Length: 13:26 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Miguel Surio

talento vida eterna.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

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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".

Located at 13.484, -88.959 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
La Paz Department (El Salvador), Departments of El Salvador, States and territories established in 1852

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.

Located at 13.526, -88.752 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
San Vicente Department, Departments of El Salvador, States and territories established in 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

Located at 13.6167, -89.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in El Salvador, Municipalities of the La Paz Department (El Salvador)

Santiago Nonualco

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.

Located at 13.5167, -88.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in El Salvador, Municipalities of the La Paz Department (El Salvador)

San Cayetano Istepeque

San Cayetano Istepeque, is a municipality in the San Vicente department of El Salvador. Its altitude is approximately 510 m.

Located at 13.65, -88.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in El Salvador, Municipalities of the San Vicente Department

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.

Located at 13.6333, -88.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in El Salvador, Municipalities of the San Vicente Department

Tepetitán, El Salvador

Tepetitán is a municipality in the San Vicente department of El Salvador.

Located at 13.65, -88.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in El Salvador, Municipalities of the San Vicente Department

Verapaz

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.

Located at 13.65, -88.8667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in El Salvador, Municipalities of the San Vicente Department

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.

Located at 13.5197, -88.8717 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in El Salvador, Multi-purpose stadiums in El Salvador

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.

Located at 13.5996, -88.8493 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aviation accidents and incidents in 1995, Accidents and incidents involving the Boeing 737, Aviateca accidents and incidents

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.

Located at 13.5472, -88.735 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Forests of El Salvador, San Vicente Department

Bosque Nancuchiname

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.

Located at 13.35, -88.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Forests of El Salvador, Usulután Department


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Zacateccoluca, Zacatecoluca