Kefar Shemu’él
in Central District, Israel

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.890 and 34.932 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 53' 25" and E 34° 55' 53"
Currency and Currency Code:
Shekel - ILS
Spoken languages:
Hebrew, Arabic, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:53 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Jerusalem
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:42 am and 7:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Israel in Western Asia

Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Israel.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Israel. Last Update: 2021-05-14 08:23:53

Delve into Kefar Shemu’él

Kefar Shemu’él in Central District is a city located in Israel about 19 mi (or 30 km) north-west of Jerusalem, the country's capital town.

Current time in Kefar Shemu’él is now 04:53 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Jerusalem with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 11 airports closer to Kefar Shemu’él, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Israel is Ben Gurion International Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), North. 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 Israel is White City of Tel-Aviv -- the Modern Movement in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 km), North-West. We saw 10 points of interest near this location.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ramla, Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Karney Shomron and Jericho. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 36%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 16th of May 2021

28°C (82 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Monday, 17th of May 2021

27°C (80 °F)
20°C (69 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Tuesday, 18th of May 2021

26°C (79 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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בית הספר ברנקו וויס רמלה

Published: September 28, 2011
Length: 16:56 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: salem horani

בית הספר ברנקו וויס רמלה.

Велику 3 года!

Published: February 09, 2009
Length: 42:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Igor Skorubsky

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Published: March 14, 2012
Length: 18:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: yellowtaurus

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Yael Adventures Israel Trip

Published: November 11, 2008
Length: 29:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Neil Hytowitz

This is a video I made of my Birthright trip to Israel in the winter of 2007. courtesy of Yael Adventures.

Face of Israel: Merav Michaeli

Published: November 23, 2008
Length: 04:59 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ISRAEL21cdotcom

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טיול מועדון האופנועים הישראלי לגוש עציון 15/02/2011

Published: February 16, 2011
Length: 33:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Yigal Kafka

הרוכבים מגיעים אל מצפה משואה מכיוון דרום - בית גוברין Israeli Motorcycle club on a trip to Gush Etzion. בן שמן בוקר של חמסין

Published: May 10, 2010
Length: 48:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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BUSY Isralift traction scenic talking elevator at Modi'in Mall in Modi'in(Yeridim elevator)

Published: August 31, 2011
Length: 44:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Israel Elevators by Maalit72

Yeridim elevator--- Brand: Isralift. Type: MRL traction. Capacity: 1800kg / 24 Passengers. Installed at 2008. Floor served: 4( -2, -1, *Entrance*, 1). (C)2011 maalit72.

שוטר מתפרץ לכביש police car break into traffic.mp4

Published: March 13, 2012
Length: 27:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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שוטר מתעלם מהוראות שוטר תנועה ומתפרץ לכביש חסום A policeman ignores a blockade and breaks into blocked road.

חווה ואדם - חווה אקולוגית

Published: May 22, 2013
Length: 49:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: havaveadamfarm

ברוכים הבאים לחווה ואדם, המרכז הרב תחומי לקיימות מודיעין, ישראל. Welcome to Hava VeAdam, the multidisciplinary center for sustainability...

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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.


Ajalon (also spelled Aijalon or Ayalon) was a place in the lowland of Shephelah in the ancient Land of Israel, identified today as Yalo at the foot of the Bethoron pass, a Palestinian Arab village located 13 kilometres southeast of Ramla in the West Bank. Its name is Hebrew for "place of gazelles". The place may have been the site of several battles between invaders and the natives.

Located at 31.8675, 34.9594 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hebrew Bible places, Hebrew Bible valleys


Gezer was a Canaanite city-state in the foothills of the Judaean Mountains at the border of the Shfela. Tel Gezer, an archaeological site midway between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, is now an Israeli national park. In the Hebrew Bible, Gezer is associated with Joshua and Solomon. It became a major fortified city in the first half of the 2nd millennium BCE. It was later destroyed by fire and rebuilt. The Amarna letters mention kings of Gezer swearing loyalty to the Egyptian Pharaoh.

Located at 31.859, 34.919 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Canaanite cities, Hebrew Bible cities, Amarna letters locations, National parks of Israel, Former populated places in Southwest Asia, Archaeological sites in Israel

Kibbutz Gezer Field

Kibbutz Gezer Field is the home ground for Israeli baseball teams Modi'in Miracle and Bet Shemesh Blue Sox in the Israel Baseball League. It is located in Kibbutz Gezer.

Located at 31.8747, 34.9175 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sports venues in Israel, Baseball in Israel

Paatei Modi'in Railway Station

Paatei Modi'in Railway Station is the next-to-last station on the Nahariya-Modi'in Israel Railways line, serving the residents of Modi'in. It was opened in September 2007. It served as the final stop on the line until April 2008, when service was inaugurated to the Modi'in Central Station.

Located at 31.8936, 34.9608 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Israel, Railway stations opened in 2007, Modi'in

Sack of Gezer

For the siege of Gezer by Assyrian king Tiglath-Pileser III see Siege of Gezer (c.733 BC) Siege of Gezer Date 10th century BC Location Gezer, Palestine Result Egypt takes Gezer, Egyptian victory Belligerents Egypt Philistines Commanders and leaders Siamun Unknown Strength Unknown Unknown Casualties and losses Unknown Many killed The Sack of Gezer reportedly took place at the beginning of the 10th century BC according to the Hebrew Bible, when the city was conquered and burned by an Egyptian pharaoh, most likely Siamun, during his military campaign in Palestine.

Located at 31.859, 34.919 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles involving ancient Egypt, Sieges, Hebrew Bible events, 10th-century BC conflicts

Gezer Regional Council

Gezer Regional Council is a regional council in the Central District of Israel. Established in 1949, it had a population of 20,700 in 2006.

Located at 31.8667, 34.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Gezer Regional Council, Regional councils in Israel, Central District (Israel)

Kfar Bin Nun

Kfar Bin Nun is a moshav in central Israel. Located in the Ayalon Valley, it falls under the jurisdiction of Gezer Regional Council. In 2006 it had a population of 473. The moshav was founded in 1952 by the Agricultural Union near the depopulated Arab village of al-Qubayba. It was initially named Mishmar Ayalon Bet as it was located at the road junction to the existing Mishmar Ayalon, which had been established two years before.

Located at 31.8614, 34.9532 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Moshavim, Agricultural Union, Populated places established in 1952

Beit Hashmonay

Beit Hashmonay is a communal settlement in central Israel, five kilometers southeast of Ramla. Beit Hashmonay is under the jurisdiction of Gezer Regional Council. In 2009, it had a population of 850. Beit Hashmonay was established in 1970 by the Jewish Agency. It is named for Simon Maccabaeus, a member of the Hasmonean family who captured the ancient city of Gezer, located nearby. In 1987 it became a communal settlement and a village centre for the regional council.

Located at 31.8905, 34.9161 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Community settlements in Israel, Populated places established in 1970

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kefar Shmuel, Kefar Shemu’él, כפר שמואל