Nuevo Arraiján
in Panamá Oeste, Panama

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
8.925 and -79.720 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 8° 55' 28" and W -79° 43' 12"
Currency and Currency Code:
Balboa - PAB
Spoken languages:
Spanish, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:14 AM (Monday)
Timezone: America/Panama
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:08 am and 6:18 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-5.453 and 102.244 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Kabuwe
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Nuevo Arraiján

Nuevo Arraiján in Panamá Oeste with it's 23,594 citizens is a town in Panama about 14 mi (or 23 km) west of Panama, the country's capital city.

Current time in Nuevo Arraiján is now 04:14 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named America / Panama with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Nuevo Arraiján, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Panama is Howard Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), 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 Panama is Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá in a distance of 86 mi (or 138 km), East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Vista Alegre, Puerto Caimito, Rio Congo, Arraijan and La Chorrera. 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: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 57%
Air Pressure 1011.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 85% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 16th of September 2019

30°C (85 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 17th of September 2019

28°C (82 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

28°C (83 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Videos from this area

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PROTESTA RESIDENTES EL EDEN DE ARRAIJAN

Published: June 15, 2012
Length: 41:29 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Eden Arraijan

Protesta y cierre de calles por incumplimiento de la Promotora por: * LAS PLANTAS DE TRATAMIENTO DE AGUAS SERVIDAS NO FUNCIONAN. * SOLO HAY UN TANQUE DE RESERVA DE AGUA ...


Centro comercial en Arraijam.AVI Westland Mall

Published: June 29, 2011
Length: 15:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: JORGE E Thomas

Este va a ser uno de los centros comerciales mas grandes en latino america. Justo al lado de la autopista Arraijan-Chorrera. This will be one of the biggest commercial shopping center in latin...


9 GRADE 2011 - UMPIRE GIRL - WRITING PROJECT

Published: July 16, 2012
Length: 28:49 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Gregorio Gutierrez

Arraijan, Vista Alegre - Villa Angela, Calle E Entrando por la Iglesia Bautista 251 2951 www.visiondelsaber.com Email: info@visiondelsaber.com.


CENA ÁGAPE.mp4

Published: June 06, 2012
Length: 52:19 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Alexander Evila

Cena que realiza el Templo Betesda de las Asambleas de Dios Cada Año, la cual reúne a toda la congregación para compartir del amor fraternal y degustar los diferentes platos de comida....


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Published: November 04, 2013
Length: 28:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: hector juarez


Spectacular Home for sale in Brisa de los Lagos, La Chorrera

Published: October 01, 2014
Length: 37:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: PanamaRealEstate1

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BANDERA PANAMEÑA - Esc. Sec. Pedro Pablo Sánchez

Published: September 01, 2008
Length: 31:14 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: José Chirú

Hoy 04 de noviembre se celebra el Día de la Bandera, motivo por el cual la Banda de Música "VIRGILIO ESCALA" de la Escuela Secundaria Pedro Pablo Sánchez de La Chorrera, Provincia de ...


Parque Silvestre Drive to Project Entrance

Published: October 11, 2007
Length: 32:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: elpanamabuilder

Parque Silvestre is near Panama City, has large lots and quality homes from $89500.


Arraiján, una nueva ciudad (2014)

Published: June 14, 2014
Length: 13:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kenny Kinch

En este video daremos una vuelta por esta joven ciudad panameña de casi 300 mil habitantes, visitaremos sus lugares, atractivos turísticos, su calle principal, sus comercios, historia y sus...


split second gameplay ultima carrera ( last race )

Published: July 20, 2013
Length: 53:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Arturo Saavedra

un juego de accion y velocidad que recomiendo a todos :D.


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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.

Panama Canal

The Panama Canal (Spanish: Canal de Panamá) is a {{#invoke:Math|precision_format| (77.1)*1,000/1,609.344 | 0}}-mile (77.1 km) ship canal in Panama that connects the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean. The canal cuts across the Isthmus of Panama and is a key conduit for international maritime trade. There are locks at each end to lift ships up to Gatun Lake . The Gatun Lake was used to reduce the amount of work required for a sea-level connection.

Located at 9.08, -79.68 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transport infrastructure completed in 1914, Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks, Macro-engineering, Panama Canal

Panama Canal Railway

The Panama Canal Railway Company is a railway line that links the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean across Panama in Central America. It is jointly owned by Kansas City Southern and Mi-Jack Products. The route stretches 47.6 miles across the Isthmus of Panama from Colón (Atlantic) to Balboa.

Located at 8.97702, -79.5677 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Panama Canal, Railway companies, Railway lines in Panama, Kansas City Southern Railway, Portages, History of Panama, Railway lines opened in 1855, Standard gauge railways in Panama, 5ft gauge railways

Balboa, Panama

Balboa is a district of Panama City, located at the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal.

Located at 8.95, -79.5667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Panamá Province, Panama Canal Zone Townships

Bridge of the Americas

The Bridge of the Americas (Spanish: Puente de las Américas; originally known as the Thatcher Ferry Bridge) is a road bridge in Panama, which spans the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal. Completed in 1962, at a cost of US$20 million, it was the only non-swinging bridge (there are two other bridges, one at the Miraflores locks and one at the Gatun locks) connecting the north and south American land masses until the opening of the Centennial Bridge in 2004.

Located at 8.94306, -79.565 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Panama Canal, Through arch bridges, Bridges in Panama, Panama City, Bridges completed in 1962, Truss bridges, Concrete bridges, Tied arch bridges, Cantilever bridges

Culebra Cut

The Culebra Cut, formerly called Gaillard Cut, is an artificial valley that cuts through the continental divide in Panama. The cut forms part of the Panama Canal, linking Gatun Lake, and thereby the Atlantic Ocean, to the Gulf of Panama and hence the Pacific Ocean. It is 12.6 km (7.8 mi) from the Pedro Miguel lock on the Pacific side to the Chagres River arm of Lake Gatun, with a water level 26 m (85 ft) above sea level.

Located at 9.07722, -79.6753 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Panama Canal, Cuts (earthmoving)

Miraflores (Panama)

Miraflores is the name of one of the three locks that form part of the Panama Canal and the name of the small lake that separates these locks from the Pedro Miguel Locks upstream. In the Miraflores locks, vessels are lifted (or lowered)Bad rounding here{{#invoke:Math|precision_format| 16.5*1/0.3048 | 1-1 }} feet (16.5 m) in two stages, allowing them to transit to or from the Pacific Ocean port of Balboa. Ships cross below the Puente de las Américas which connects North and South America.

Located at 8.99708, -79.5919 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Panama Canal

Centennial Bridge, Panama

Panama's Centennial Bridge is a major bridge crossing the Panama Canal. It was built to supplement the overcrowded Bridge of the Americas, and to replace it as the carrier of the Pan-American Highway; upon its opening in 2004, it became only the second permanent crossing of the canal.

Located at 9.03005, -79.6357 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Panama Canal, Cable-stayed bridges, Bridges in Panama, Bridges completed in 2004

Martyrs' Day (Panama)

Martyrs' Day is a Panamanian holiday which commemorates the January 9, 1964 riots over sovereignty of the Panama Canal Zone. The riot started after a Panamanian flag was torn during conflict between Panamanian students and Canal Zone Police officers, over the right of the Panamanian flag to be flown alongside the U.S. flag. U.S. Army units became involved in suppressing the violence after Canal Zone police were overwhelmed, and after three days of fighting, about 21 Panamanians and four U.S.

Located at 8.95917, -79.5572 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1964, Panama–United States relations, History of Panama, Latin America, History of the Panama Canal Zone, Separation barriers, January observances, Death in Panama

Howard Air Force Base

Howard Air Force Base is a former United States Air Force base located in Panama. It was closed on 1 November 1999 as a result of the Torrijos-Carter Treaties, which specified that US military facilities in the former Panama Canal Zone be closed and the facilities be turned over to the Panamanian government.

Located at 8.915, -79.5994 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1939 establishments in Panama, Closed facilities of the United States Air Force, Airports in Panama, Panama Canal Zone, Military facilities of the United States in Panama, Airfields of the United States Army Air Corps

Vacamonte

Vacamonte is a town in Panamá Province, Panama. It is located at around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:8|52|0|N|79|40|0|W| | |name= }}.

Located at 8.86667, -79.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Panamá Province

Estadio Agustín Sánchez

Estadio Agustín Muquita Sánchez is a football stadium in Panamá Province, Panama which hosts Liga Panameña de Fútbol team San Francisco, LNA side Independiente and other teams and local competitions from the La Chorrera district. Formerly the stadium had slightly smaller dimensions and natural turf, but it was still used for ANAPROF games.

Located at 8.8875, -79.7756 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Panama

Panama Canal expansion project

The expansion of the Panama Canal (Third Set of Locks Project) is a project that will double the capacity of the Panama Canal by 2015 by allowing more and larger ships to transit. Then-Panamanian President Martín Torrijos presented the plan on April 24, 2006, and Panamanian citizens approved it in a national referendum by 76.8 percent of the vote on October 22, 2006. The project creates a new lane of traffic along the canal by constructing a new set of locks.

Located at 8.98472, -79.5892 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Panama Canal

Estadio Municipal de Balboa

Estadio Municipal de Balboa is a multi-purpose stadium in Balboa, Panama. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Municipal Chorrillo. The stadium holds 2,000 people. The stadium was originally part of the Balboa High School campus, and was used mostly to play football and baseball. Currently the field is administered by the Panama Canal Authority.

Located at 8.95778, -79.5592 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Panama, Multi-purpose stadiums in Panama

Diablo, Panama

Diablo was one of many townships in the Panama Canal Zone. It was established in 1905 by William Luke Jenkins. It was located directly across from the entrance to Albrook AFB, on a low hill overlooking the canal just past Balboa Harbor. The Diablo clubhouse was a center for social activity, and included a restaurant and a number of other services.

Located at 8.97064, -79.5684 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Panama Canal Zone Townships

Paraíso, Panama

Paraíso is a town in the Republic of Panama, located just north of the Panama Canal's Pedro Miguel Locks. It was a vibrant township of the old Canal Zone, though it was segregated for most of its history.

Located at 9.03333, -79.625 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Panama Canal Zone Townships, Populated places in Panama

La Chorrera, Panama

La Chorrera is a city and municipality in central Panama, located about 30 km south-west of Panama City. It is one of the larger cities in the country. La Chorrera is renowned for its international fair and famous as being the home of Bollo and Chicheme. Approximately 2% of the country's lumber comes from this district. La Chorrera is fond of the phrase "La Bella, Enamoradora y Querendona, La Gran Chorrera", reportedly as a tribute to its beautiful women, kind people, and happy night life.

Located at 8.8792, -79.7822 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Panamá Province

Balboa High School (Panama)

Balboa High School was a public high school in the former Canal Zone on the isthmus of Panama. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:8|57|32.35|N|79|33|26.47|W| |primary |name= }}

Located at 8.95899, -79.5574 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Panama Canal Zone, Schools in Panama

Corozal American Cemetery and Memorial

Corozal American Cemetery and Memorial is located approximately 3 miles north from Panama City, Panama in the city of Corozal and is the location of 5,336 American veterans and others. A paved walk leads from the Visitor Center to a small memorial that sits atop a knoll overlooking the graves area. The memorial was established in 1923 by Congress to remember people that served overseas since 1917.

Located at 8.9873, -79.5728 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cemeteries in Panama, Military monuments and memorials, Military monuments and memorials in the United States, United States federal boards, commissions, and committees, Military cemeteries

Soberanía National Park

Soberanía National Park (Parque Nacional Soberanía) is a national park in Panama near the banks of the Panama Canal in the provinces of Panamá and Colón, some 25 kilometres from Panama City. The Chagres River runs through the park. Established as a national park in 1980, the park covers 55,000 acres . The park is popular with birdwatchers due to the abundance of bird species in the park, including motmots, toucans, trogons, flycatchers, antbirds, woodpeckers, tanagers, and hawks.

Located at 9.0743, -79.6598 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National parks of Panama, Protected areas established in 1980

Fort Kobbe

Fort Kobbe was an Army fort created in 1932 that was adjacent to Howard Air Force Base in Panama. It was a relatively small post, and housed a battalion of paratroopers, a firing battery of artillery (Battery B 22 Field Artillery) M-102 105mm; six gun battery with survey and search light section, a battalion of engineers (518th ENG BN), and a company of cavalry (helicopters). It was located on the west side of the Panama Canal.

Located at 8.9, -79.5833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Forts in Panama, Closed facilities of the United States Air Force, Panama Canal, Former United States Army facilities, Panama Canal Zone, Military facilities of the United States in Panama

Parque Municipal Summit

The Parque Municipal Summit (Summit Municipal Park) is a botanical garden and a zoo of 250 hectares in total area (of which 55 hectares belong to the botanical garden), which is located on the outskirts of Panama City at about kilometer 18 on the road leading to Gamboa.

Located at 9.06616, -79.6456 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Panama City, Zoos in Panama

La Chorrera Army Airfield

La Chorrera Army Airfield is a former United States Army Air Forces World War II air base on Panama. It was a sub-base of Albrook Field and later Howard Field which used for dispersal and overflow units as part of the defense of the Panama Canal.

Located at 8.87516, -79.7875 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Panama

Anton Army Airfield

Anton Army Airfield is a former United States Army Air Forces World War II airfield in Panama used as an auxiliary of Howard Field as part of the defense of the Panama Canal. Wartime units assigned to the station were: 30th Fighter Squadron, 3 January-10 February 1943 (P-40 Warhawk) 29th Bombardment Squadron, 29 March-13 May 1943 (Northrup A-17 Nomad) Today there is little or no trace of the airfield.

Located at 8.98279, -79.5723 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Panama

Panama Pacifico

Panama Pacifico is a mixed-use real estate development in Panama on the former Howard Air Force Base. It is situated on the Western bank of Panama Canal, opposite Balboa. The project has been in development since 2007. London & Regional Properties and Colombian banker Jaime Gilinski formed a consortium, London & Regional Panama, to develop the Panama Pacifico business and residential community in Arraiján District, Panama.

Located at 8.915, -79.5994 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in Panamá Province, Buildings and structures under construction

Florida State University-Panama

Florida State University-Panama, or FSU-Panama is an international branch campus of Florida State University located on the isthmus of Panama. FSU has operating a broad curriculum program in Panama City of the Republic of Panama for over 50 years.

Located at 9.00528, -79.5894 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities in Panama, Florida State University, Education in Panama


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Nuevo Arraiján