in Paschim Medinipur of West Bengal, India
- Sundarbans National Park (Unesco heritage, 104 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 22.340 and 87.325 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 22° 20' 22" and E 87° 19' 30"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rupee - INR
- Spoken languages:
- English, Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Panjabi, Assamese, Bihari , Kashmiri, Nepali, Sindhi, Sanskrit, French
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 05:52 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
- UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:09 am and 5:39 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Hanga Roa
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to India.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning India. Last Update: 2020-02-19 07:22:25
Delve into Kharagpur
Kharagpur in Paschim Medinipur (West Bengal) with it's 219,665 habitants is located in India about 765 mi (or 1,231 km) south-east of New Delhi, the country's capital town.
Current time in Kharagpur is now 05:52 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kolkata with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Kharagpur, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in India is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in a distance of 75 mi (or 120 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Sundarbans National Park in a distance of 104 mi (or 168 km), East.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kolkata, Ranchi, Khulna, Magura and Rajshahi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F
|Morning Temperature||18°C / 65 °F|
|Evening Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 69 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1016 hPa|
|Wind Speed||with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 87% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Friday, 21st of February 2020
31°C (88 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Saturday, 22nd of February 2020
31°C (89 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sunday, 23rd of February 2020
32°C (90 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Indian Railways..Departure from KHARAGPUR Junction (WORLD's third longest railway platform)!
[IRFCA] [INDIAN RAILWAYS] Kharagpur is a railway station in Kharagpur subdivision of Paschim Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal. After Gorakhpur, and Kollam junction, Kerala,...
Round 2 - INSPIRALON | ROBOTIX 2014 in IIT kharagpur ..
hwith my team members Sachin pandey ,Shubham tripathi , Amit verma , Ankaleshwar pandey from Ideal Institute of technology , Ghaziabad Problem Statement- Build a manually controlled robot...
Webinar by Dr. Ashwin Vasavada at IIT Kharagpur (Live from California)
Original session: 15th March 2015, IIT Kharagpur. spAts brings you Dr. Ashwin Vasavada (Live from California), Project Scientist for NASA's Curiosity rover at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory,...
RP Hall Illumination & Rangoli, IIT Kharagpur
RP illumination in different stages, and rangoli. Diwali 2010: A wonderful day to be an RPian. Illumination and Rangoli are inter hall events at IIT Kharagpur, in which most halls (10+) participat...
WAP-4 12842 MAS-HWH Coromandal Arriving at Kharagpur jn!
With the SRC WAP-4 at it's helm, 12842- Coromandel express makes a slow and steady entrance into Kharagpur Jn with the occasional honks from the wappy!. The melodious track sounds adds to the ...
RK Hall Gold winning illumination(2012),IIT Kharagpur.(Part 1)
The immortal efforts..., This is how it all started. The hardwork and dedication paid in handy,to bag the Gold. Yo RK \m/
Petrofiesta 2014 SPE IIT Kharagpur
PetroFiesta 2014 - Annual Technical Fest of Society of Petroleum Engineers Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Student Chapter Reach us on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/SPE.IIT.Kgp..
Kites festival!! kite flyer's : Abhishek Bagati,Nitin Dammu,Vivek Velumuruganat IIT Kharagpur.
Sankranthi time fun! at Helipad,IIT Kharagpur. -Abhishek Bagati, Vivek Velumurugan,Nitin Dammu!
IIT Kharagpur, Sustainable Food Security Workshop 2013 Part 3
One day brainstorming workshop on Sustainable Food Security through Technological Interventions for Production, Processing and Logistics was held on 5th October 2013 at Gargi Hall, IIT Kharagpur...
Videos provided by Youtube are under the copyright of their owners.
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.
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
The Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur or IIT KGP) is a public engineering, management and law institution established by the government of India in 1951. The first of the IITs to be established, it is recognised as an Institute of National Importance by the government of India. The institute was established to train scientists and engineers after India attained independence in 1947.
Kharagpur pronunciation is an industrial town in Paschim Medinipur district of West Bengal, India. At Kharagpur is one of the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), and one of the biggest railway workshops in India with the 3rd longest railway platform in the world (1072.5 m). Kharagpur has an Air Force station in Kalaikunda and it also has one more station present in Salua. There have been plans by the IAF to allow civil flights in Kalaikunda.
Kharagpur railway station
Kharagpur is a railway station in Kharagpur subdivision of Paschim Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kharagpur.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Khargpur, Kharagpur, খড়্গপুর, ಖರಗ್ಪುರ, खरगपूर, खरगपुर, ଖଡ଼ଗପୁର, Харагпур, கரக்பூர், خراگپور, 克勒格布爾