Köthen
in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.752 and 11.971 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 45' 6" and E 11° 58' 15"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
German
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:10 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/Berlin
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:48 am and 7:25 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Köthen

Köthen in Saxony-Anhalt with it's 28,710 habitants is a city located in Germany about 81 mi (or 130 km) south-west of Berlin, the country's capital town.

Current time in Köthen is now 11:10 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 11 airports closer to Köthen, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Germany is Leipzig Halle Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 40 km), South-East. 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 Germany is Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz in a distance of 20 mi (or 33 km), East. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Osternienburger Land, Petersberg, Bernburg, Plotzkau and Ilberstedt. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 53 °F

Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 1018.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 17th of September 2019

15°C (59 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

15°C (59 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

15°C (59 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Anhalt

Address
0,4 mi
Ludwigstr. 53
06366 Köthen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 21:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 14:00


Stadt Köthen

Address
0,7 mi
Friedrich-Ebert-Str. 22
06366 Köthen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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

Karneval 2015 - Kukakö Rosenmontagsumzug Köthen

Published: February 17, 2015
Length: 42:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Torsten Waschinski

Fast zwei Stunden lang schlängelte sich der farbenprächtige Kukakö-thener Rosenmontagsumzug am 16. Februar 2015 durch Köthen. Wochenspiegel Sachsen-Anhalt: ...


Köthener Badewelt Köthen - Röhrenrutsche Onride

Published: January 30, 2015
Length: 18:23 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Rutscherlebnis.de

Onride-Video der grünen Röhrenrutsche des Freizeitbades Köthener Badewelt Köthen in Sachsen-Anhalt. Mehr Infos und Bilder zum Freizeit- und Erlebnisbad Köthener Badewelt in Köthen gibt...


Stadtlauf Köthen (Anhalt) im Zeitraffer

Published: May 29, 2012
Length: 15:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sascha Meier

Erster Versuch eines Zeitraffer-Videos. Hier und da noch ein paar Kinderkrankheiten, aber für das erste Mal nicht schlecht. Der Markt beim Stadtlauf in Köthen (Anhalt) von 13:50 Uhr - 18.04 Uhr.


Köthen 900: Ökumenischer Festgottesdienst

Published: February 08, 2015
Length: 20:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Torsten Waschinski

Wir schreiben das Jahr 2015 - Die Stadt Köthen in Anhalt feiert ihr 900-jähriges Bestehen. Eröffnet wurden die Feierlichkeiten mit einem ökumenischen Festgottesdienst am 8. Februar 2015,...


Köthen (Anhalt)

Published: March 07, 2013
Length: 49:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Lokaler Blick Köthen

Köthen (Anhalt), Marktplatz.


Historische K-Wagen beim Classic Cup in Köthen

Published: September 11, 2010
Length: 42:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hachemuehle

Historische K-Wagen beim Classic Cup des MC Köthen auf dem Wattrelos-Ring.


St. Jakob in Köthen - J.S, Bach Kantate BWV 172 Erschallet ihr Lieder - Eingangs-Satz

Published: May 10, 2012
Length: 54:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: meinhardo

St. Jakob in Köthen - J.S, Bach Kantate BWV 172 "Erschallet ihr Lieder" - Eingangs-Satz. "Erschallet, ihr Lieder, erklinget, ihr Saiten!" (BWV 172) ist eine geistliche Kantate von Johann...


Rednerpult aus Sachsen-Anhalt (Köthen)

Published: August 09, 2013
Length: 24:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rednerpult Eichler

Bericht von MDR Sachsen Anhalt über Eichler Präsenter Design Individuelle Fertigung von Rednerpulten Rednerpult Referenzen unter www.rednerpulte.eu.


Glocken von St Jakob in Köthen (Sachsen-Anhalt).

Published: May 10, 2012
Length: 09:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: meinhardo

Glocken der Kirche St. Jakob in Köthen (Sachsen-Anhalt)


OB-Wahl Köthen 2015: Hauschild siegt

Published: March 08, 2015
Length: 01:11 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Torsten Waschinski

Köthen hat gewählt! Bei der Stichwahl um das Amt des Oberbürgermeisters setzte sich 8. März 2015 Bernd Hauschild (SPD) gegen Marina Hinze (Die Linke) durch.


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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.

Köthen (district)

Köthen was a district (Kreis) in the middle of Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Neighboring districts were (from north clockwise) Anhalt-Zerbst, Schönebeck, Anhalt-Zerbst, the district-free city Dessau, Bitterfeld, Saalkreis and Bernburg.

Located at 51.7486, 11.9692 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
History of Anhalt

Johann Friedrich Naumann

Johann Friedrich Naumann (14 February 1780 – 15 August 1857) was a German scientist, engraver and editor. He is regarded as the founder of scientific ornithology in Europe. He published The Natural History of German Birds (1820–1844) and The Eggs of German Birds (1818–1828). His father Johann Andreas Naumann (1744–1826) was a naturalist and his brother Carl Andreas Naumann (1786–1854) was also an ornithologist.

Located at 51.7, 12.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1780 births, 1857 deaths, German ornithologists, German engravers

Duchy of Magdeburg

The Duchy of Magdeburg was a province of Brandenburg-Prussia from 1680 to 1701 and a province of the Kingdom of Prussia from 1701 to 1807. It replaced the Archbishopric of Magdeburg after its secularization by Brandenburg. The duchy's capitals were Magdeburg and Halle, while Burg was another important town. Dissolved during the Napoleonic Wars in 1807, its territory was made part of the Province of Saxony in 1815.

Located at 51.85, 12.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
States and territories established in 1680, 1680 establishments, 1807 disestablishments, Magdeburg, Halle (Saale), History of Saxony-Anhalt, Subdivisions of Prussia, States of the Holy Roman Empire

Südliches Anhalt (Verwaltungsgemeinschaft)

Südliches Anhalt was a Verwaltungsgemeinschaft ("collective municipality") in the Anhalt-Bitterfeld district, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It was situated south and east of Köthen. The seat of the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft was in Weißandt-Gölzau. It was disbanded on 1 January 2010. The Verwaltungsgemeinschaft Südliches Anhalt consisted of the following municipalities:

Located at 51.6667, 12.0667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former Verwaltungsgemeinschaften in Saxony-Anhalt

Götschetal-Petersberg

Götschetal-Petersberg was a Verwaltungsgemeinschaft ("collective municipality") in the Saalekreis district, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It was situated north of Halle (Saale). The seat of the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft was in Götschetal. It was disbanded in January 2010. The Verwaltungsgemeinschaft Götschetal-Petersberg consisted of the following municipalities: Brachstedt Götschetal Krosigk Kütten Morl Ostrau

Located at 51.5831, 11.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former Verwaltungsgemeinschaften in Saxony-Anhalt

Saalkreis Nord

Saalkreis Nord was a Verwaltungsgemeinschaft ("collective municipality") in the Saalekreis district, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It was situated northwest of Halle (Saale). The seat of the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft was in Wettin. It was disbanded in January 2011. The Verwaltungsgemeinschaft Saalkreis Nord consisted of the following municipalities: Brachwitz Döblitz Domnitz Gimritz Löbejün Nauendorf Neutz-Lettewitz Plötz Rothenburg

Located at 51.6333, 11.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former Verwaltungsgemeinschaften in Saxony-Anhalt

Anhalt-Bitterfeld

Anhalt-Bitterfeld is a district in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Its capital is Köthen (Anhalt).

Located at 51.7167, 12.0667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Anhalt

Osternienburg (Verwaltungsgemeinschaft)

Osternienburg was a Verwaltungsgemeinschaft ("collective municipality") in the Anhalt-Bitterfeld district, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. The seat of the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft was in Osternienburg. It was disbanded on 1 January 2010. The Verwaltungsgemeinschaft Osternienburg consisted of the following municipalities:

Located at 51.8, 12.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former Verwaltungsgemeinschaften in Saxony-Anhalt

Wettin Castle

Wettin Castle is a former castle that stood near the town of Wettin on the Saale river in Germany, and which is the ancestral home of the House of Wettin, the dynasty that included several royal families, including that of the current ruling family of the United Kingdom. In 982, Dedo I (d. 1009) and Frederick (d. 1017), sons of Dietrich, count of Hassegau or Hosgau, received lands taken from the Wends, including the county (or Gau) of Wettin on the right bank of the Saale.

Located at 51.5831, 11.8106 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Saxony-Anhalt

Bach House (Köthen)

For other similarly-named houses, see Bach House (disambiguation). The composer Johann Sebastian Bach lived at two addresses during his stay in Köthen. As one of the properties has been demolished, Bach House normally refers to the house which is still standing and which the composer occupied in the period 1719-23. This property on Wallstraße (Wall Street) was completed in 1719 and Bach is assumed to have been the first tenant.

Located at 51.7512, 11.9707 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Johann Sebastian Bach, Houses completed in 1719, History of Anhalt

Taube (river)

Taube is a river of Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.

Located at 51.9167, 11.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Saxony-Anhalt

Reide (White Elster)

The Reide is a stream in the districts of Saalekreis and Halle (Saale) in the German state Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is a tributary of the White Elster.

Located at 51.6333, 12 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Saxony-Anhalt

Ziethe

Ziethe is a river of Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.

Located at 51.7333, 11.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Saxony-Anhalt

Petersberg, Halle

The Petersberg, at 250.4 m above sea level, is the highest point in the district of Saalekreis in the German state of Saxony-Anhalt. Its name is derived from St. Peter's Church which is on the hill. Until the 14th century the Petersberg was known as the Lauterberg.

Located at 51.5953, 11.9572 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains and hills of Saxony-Anhalt, ,

capture of the webcam Köthen: Markt Square − Anhalt-Bitterfeld

Köthen: Markt Square − Anhalt-Bitterfeld, Köthen (source)

capture of the webcam Köthen › South-East: Skyline Bachstadt − Anhalt

Köthen › South-East: Skyline Bachstadt − Anhalt, Köthen (source)

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20 Sep
2019

Köthener Herbst 2019 Eröffnungskonzert
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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21 Sep
2019

Varietéspektakel
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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Köthener Herbst 2019 Kammerkonzert
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22 Sep
2019

Varietéspektakel
Starting at: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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Köthener Herbst 2019 Abschlusskonzert
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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27 Sep
2019

Kammerkonzert Im Rahmen Der Europäischen Kammermusik Akademie Leipzig 2019
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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03 Oct
2019

Zauber Der Travestie - Das Original - ...die Schräg Schrille Andere Show ...
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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05 Oct
2019

Hans Werner Olm - "HAPPY AUA"
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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10 Oct
2019

25 Jahre Ritter Rost - Musikalische Lesung
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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13 Oct
2019

Herbstkonzert Der Blasmusik
Starting at: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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Preisträgerkonzert Des 11. Bach-Wettbewerb Für Junge Pianisten In Köthen
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27 Oct
2019

Frank Schöbel - Hit Auf Hit
Starting at: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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30 Oct
2019

CITY - CANDLELIGHT TOUR
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09 Nov
2019

"Jörg Knör \u2013 DIE JAHR-100-SHOW!"
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17 Nov
2019

Pittiplatsch Und Seine Freunde
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Koethen, Cöthen, Köthen, كوتن, Кётен, Кьотен, کوتن, קטן, KOQ, ケーテン, 쾨텐, Cothena, Кетен, 克滕