in Asunción, Paraguay
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -25.301 and -57.636 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -25° 18' 2" and W -57° 38' 9"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Guarani - PYG
- Spoken languages:
- Spanish, Guarani
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 05:04 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: America/Asuncion
- UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:39 am and 7:29 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 25.013 and 122.002 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Asunción in Asunción with it's 1,482,200 residents is a town located in Paraguay. It's the capital of this country.
Time in Asunción is now 05:04 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Asuncion with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Asunción. The closest is airport we know is Clorinda Airport in Argentina in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km). The closest airport in Paraguay is Silvio Pettirossi International Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 10 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
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Hotels and Places to Stay
LA MISION HOTEL BOUTIQUE
GRANADOS PARK HOTEL
INTERNACIONAL ASUNCION HOTEL
Gran Hotel Paraná
LH TERRAZAS DEL SOL APART HOTEL
Crowne Plaza ASUNCION
TO BE DELETED-HOTEL CHACO
La Morada Posada Boutique
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Pilcomayo is a river in central South America. At 1,100 kilometres long, it is the longest western tributary of the Paraguay River. Its drainage basin is 270,000 square kilometres in area, and its mean discharge is 200 cubic metres per second . Along its course the Pilcomayo silts up and splits into two main branches, North and South. After some distance these branches rejoin to form the Lower Pilcomayo.
Estadio Defensores del Chaco
Estadio Defensores del Chaco is a multi-purpose stadium in Asunción, Paraguay. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium once had a 50,000+ capacity but over the years the stadium has undergone remodeling dropping the capacity to 36,000.
Estadio Manuel Ferreira
The Estadio Manuel Ferreira, is a football stadium in Asunción, Paraguay. It is the home venue of Club Olimpia and is named after former club president Manuel Ferreira. The stadium was opened in May 1964 with a friendly match between Olimpia and the powerful Santos FC of Brazil, which had the great Pelé in its team. The excitement to see Pelé playing was so big that the stadium's capacity was exceeded.
Estadio General Pablo Rojas
General Pablo Rojas, is a football stadium in the neighbourhood of Barrio Obrero in Asunción, Paraguay. It is the home venue of Cerro Porteño and is named after former club president Pablo Rojas. This stadium was used during the 1999 Copa América, hosting games by Uruguay and Colombia.
Estadio Dr. Nicolás Léoz
The Estadio Dr. Nicolás Léoz is a football stadium in the city of Asunción, Paraguay. It is the home venue of Club Libertad and is named after former president of the club and current president of the CONMEBOL Nicolás Léoz.
Estadio Rogelio Livieres
Estadio Rogelio Livieres is a multi-use stadium in Asunción, Paraguay. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Club Guaraní. The stadium holds 8,000 people.
Estadio Roberto Bettega
Estadio Roberto Bettega is a multi-use stadium in Asunción, Paraguay. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Tacuary. The stadium holds 15,000 people.
Estadio Arsenio Erico
Estadio Arsenio Erico is a multi-use stadium in the neighbourhood of Barrio Obrero in Asunción, Paraguay. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Club Nacional. The stadium holds 5,000 people. It is named after famous Paraguayan footballer, Arsenio Erico.
Ycuá Bolaños supermarket fire
The Ycuá Bolaños supermarket fire was a disastrous fire that occurred on Sunday, August 1, 2004 in Asunción, Paraguay. The three-story Ycuá Bolaños V supermarket and commercial complex, which included a restaurant, offices, and an underground parking garage, caught fire, causing two explosions on the first floor. The fire burned for seven hours before firefighters were able to extinguish it. Initially, it was reported that at least 464 people died, including many children.
Villa Morra is a neighbourhood of Asunción, the capital of Paraguay. It has a population of 4114 people. The name "Villa Morra" comes from the family name of one of the first owners of the Asunción Tramways company, Mr. Franciso Morra. Villa Morra is an upscale commercial and residential neighborhood. Villa Morra has seen an important development in the last few years with the opening of new high end stores, restaurants, hotels, nightclubs and even banks and financial firms.
Scuola Italiana Dante Alighieri
Scuola Italiana Dante Alighieri, better known as Colegio Dante Alighieri, is a traditional (and one of the oldest) Italian private school in Paraguay. The school is named after the famous Italian poet, Dante Alighieri.
Universidad Católica Nuestra Señora de la Asunción
The Universidad Católica Nuestra Señora de la Asunción is a private university of Catholic obedience in Paraguay. It has 8 teaching facility centers.
Universidad Autónoma de Asunción (university)
The Universidad Autónoma de Asunción (Autonomous University of Asuncion) is a private university. It was founded on 1978 as the Escuela Superior de Administración de Empresas (Superior School of Business Administration). It obtained its title of university in 1991. As of 2006, it has 5000 students and 350 professors.
The Universidad Americana (Spanish for American University) is a Paraguayan university, founded in 1994. It has two teaching facilities in Asunción, one in Ciudad del Este and one in Encarnación. It has 4,000 students, and more than 200 professors. It has four colleges: College of Law and Social Sciences College of Economic Sciences and Administration College of Communication, Art and Technology College of Sciences of the Health
Estadio Martín Torres
Estadio Martín Torres is a multi-use stadium in Asunción, Paraguay. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Sportivo Trinidense. The stadium holds 3,000 people and opened in 1957.
Estadio Luis Alfonso Giagni
Estadio Luis Alfonso Giagni is a multi-use stadium in Asunción, Paraguay. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Club Sol de América. The stadium holds 5,000 people.
Palacio de los López
Palacio de López (Spanish for Palace of the Lopez) is a palace in Asuncion, Paraguay, that serves as workplace for the President of Paraguay, and is also the seat of the government of Paraguay. It was the home of the president Carlos Antonio Lopez the president of Paraguay, who then passed the job to his son, Francisco Solano Lopez
Residencia Presidencial Mburuvichá Róga (Guarani for House of the Chief) is a building in Asuncion, Paraguay, that serves as the official residence for the President and First Lady of Paraguay, and is also the official headquarters of the Office of the First Lady of the Nation. The complex was built in 1930, and it is composed of the house along 20 hectares of gardens. The original expression is that of the house of the Guarani chief.
1982–83 Paraguay floods
The 1982–83 Paraguay floods refers to major flooding that primarily affected the Paraná River basin in the La Plata Basin of Paraguay in the fall of 1982 and beginning of 1983. The flooding was caused by El Niño and also affected parts of Brazil, Argentina and Bolivia. Although only 170 were killed as a direct result of the floods, 600,000 people were evacuated from their homes and in the end the damage rose to around $3 billion.
Estadio La Arboleda
Estadio La Arboleda is a multi-use stadium in Santísima Trinidad, Asunción, Paraguay. It is the home ground of the Club Rubio Ñú of Primera División de Paraguay. The stadium holds 4,500 spectators and opened in 1970.
Santísima Trinidad (Asunción)
Santísima Trinidad is a neighbourhood (barrio) of Asunción, Paraguay.
Colegio Nacional de la Capital
Colegio Nacional de la Capital "Gral. Bernardino Caballero" (or simply CNC) is a public high school in Asuncion, Paraguay. The school is one of the most prestigious in Paraguay. Many personalities have studied there.
Hipódromo de Asunción
The Hipódromo de Asunción (sometimes known as Hipódromo de Tembetary or simply Jockey Club) is a horse racing track located in the neighborhood of Hipódromo in Asunción, Paraguay. It is owned by the Jockey Club del Paraguay. It was inaugurated on September 18, 1954 and is the largest in the country. The Hipódromo is located on one of the busiest avenues of the city, Eusebio Ayala Av.. The grass track is 1,810 m long and 20 m wide, allowing for 450-metre races without turn.
Estadio Roque F. Batelhana
The Roque F. Batelhana stadium is a multi-purpose stadium, that is located in Asunción, Paraguay. In this scenario, with a capacity for 6,000 people, it serves as host of the soccer team Deportivo Recoleta.
Embassy of Colombia, Asunción
The Embassy of Colombia in Asunción is the diplomatic mission of the Republic of Colombia to the Republic of Paraguay and it is headed by the Ambassador of Colombia to Paraguay. It is located precisely at 3089 Calle Coronel Francisco Brizuela, in the Bernardino Caballero neighbourhood of Asunción.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Nuestra Señora Santa María de la Asunción, La Muy Noble y Leal Ciudad de Nuestra Señora Santa María de la Asunción, አሱንሲዮን, أسونسيون, Asunsyun, Asunson, Горад Асунсьён, Асунсион, ཨ་སུན་སི་འན།, Asunción, Ασουνθιόν, Ασουνσιόν, Asunciono, Asuncion, آسونسیون, Paraguay, אסונסיון, Asounsyòn, Ասունսյոն, ASU, Asúnsjón, アスンシオン, ასუნსიონი, Асунсьон, ಅಸೂನ್ಸಿಯಾನ್, 아순시온, Assumptio, Asunsjonas, Asunsjona, आसुन्सियोन, Gunung Berapi Asuncion, Asunsion, ਅਸੂੰਸੀਓਨ, Assuncion, اسنشن, Assunção, அசுன்சியோன், Asunsaun, อะซุนซิออง, ئاسۇنسىئون, Асунсьйон, اسونسیون, אסונסיאן, 亞松森