Lorca
in Murcia of Murcia, Spain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
37.671 and -1.702 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 37° 40' 16" and W -1° 42' 6"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:19 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/Madrid
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:30 am and 8:47 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-37.717 and 178.300 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Whakaangiangi
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Explore Lorca

Lorca in Murcia (Murcia) with it's 91,906 inhabitants is a city in Spain about 218 mi (or 351 km) south-east of Madrid, the country's capital.

Local time in Lorca is now 02:19 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Lorca, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Spain is San Javier Airport in a distance of 49 mi (or 79 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 Spain is Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzín, Granada in a distance of 52 mi (or 83 km), South-West. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Totana, Aguilas, Alhama de Murcia, Huercal-Overa and Pliego. 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: 26°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 27%
Air Pressure 1017.3 hPa
Wind Speed with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

25°C (78 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

21°C (69 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 27th of August 2019

22°C (71 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Spa Jardines de Lorca

Address
0,4 mi
Alameda Rafael Mendez s n
30800 Lorca
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Parador de Lorca

Address
0,5 mi
Castillo de Lorca s/n
30800 Lorca
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Jardines de Amaltea

Address
0,8 mi
Ctra. de Granada, 147
30817 Lorca
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Alameda

Address
0,4 mi
Musso Valiente, 8
30800 Lorca
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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

DOMINGO DE RAMOS 2014 SEMANA SANTA DE LORCA COMARCALTV

Published: April 16, 2014
Length: 39:12 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: comarcaltv Lorca

comarcaltv Televisión de Lorca y comarca www.comarcaltv.es.


VIERNES DE DOLORES 2014 SEMANA SANTA DE LORCA COMARCALTV

Published: April 16, 2014
Length: 13:51 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: comarcaltv Lorca

comarcaltv Televisión de Lorca y comarca www.comarcaltv.es.


PASO AZUL de LORCA - Anuncio Semana Santa Lorca 2015

Published: March 17, 2015
Length: 53:40 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: PASO AZUL LORCA - AM MATER DOLOROSA

La Hermandad Labradores Paso Azul anuncia su participación en Semana Santa de Lorca 2015, los Azules junto con la Agrupación Musical Mater Dolorosa y las banderas del paso por las Calles...


CONCIERTO DE CUARESMA AGRUPACIONES MUSICALES DEL PASO BLANCO LORCA 2014

Published: March 19, 2014
Length: 25:44 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: comarcaltv Lorca

comarcaltv Televisión de Lorca y comarca www.comarcaltv.es.


caballos semana santa lorca

Published: April 27, 2011
Length: 48:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: juanfris

caballos y carretas con cuadrigas del desfile de semana santa de lorca.


GALA ALZHEIMER LORCA 6 DICIEMBRE 2014

Published: December 17, 2014
Length: 25:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: comarcaltv Lorca

comarcaltv Televisión de Lorca y comarca www.comarcaltv.es.


PASO AZUL de LORCA - SERENATA VIRGEN DE LOS DOLORES 2015

Published: March 28, 2015
Length: 03:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: PASO AZUL LORCA - AM MATER DOLOROSA

Serenata en San Francisco a Nuestra Madre Stma.Virgen de los Dolores, Titular del Paso Azul, los Azules esperamos con Pasión su aparición para celebrar el Viernes de Dolores día mas Azul...


Terremoto en Lorca.avi

Published: May 11, 2011
Length: 44:03 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: desmadre75

Derrumbe de un campanario en Lorca. La tercera réplica del terremoto en Lorca ya ha sido más pequeña. El seísmo se ha notado hasta en EEUU, donde dicen que es el tercero más grande de...


Recogida de la Virgen de los Dolores - Semana Santa Lorca 2013

Published: April 02, 2013
Length: 54:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jsoler13

Recogida de la Virgen de los Dolores - Semana Santa de Lorca 29-03-2013 Viernes Santo.


CABALGATA DE REYES LORCA 2014

Published: January 14, 2014
Length: 43:48 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: comarcaltv Lorca

comarcaltv Televisión de Lorca y comarca www.comarcaltv.es.


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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.

Estadio Francisco Artés Carrasco

Estadio Francisco Artes Carrasco is a multi-use stadium in Lorca, Spain. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the former home ground of Lorca Deportiva CF. Since 2010 it is the home ground of the new founded club Lorca Atlético CF. The stadium holds 8,120.

Located at 37.6388, -1.73512 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Spain, Lorca Deportiva CF, Sports venues in the Region of Murcia

Puerto Lumbreras

Puerto Lumbreras is a Spanish municipality in the autonomous community of Murcia. It has a population of 12,881 (2006) and an area of 139 km² .

Located at 37.5667, -1.81667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Region of Murcia

2011 Lorca earthquake

The 2011 Lorca earthquake (Spanish: Terremoto de Lorca de 2011) was a moderate magnitude 5.1 Mw earthquake that caused significant localized damage in the Region of Murcia, Spain. Centred at a very shallow depth of 1 km (0.6 mi) near the town of Lorca, it occurred at 18:47 CEST on 11 May 2011, causing panic among locals and displacing many from their homes.

Located at 37.699, -1.673 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2011 in Spain, 2011 earthquakes, Earthquakes in Spain, Lorca

Lorca Castle

Lorca Castle (Spanish: Castillo de Lorca) in Lorca, Murcia, Spain, is a fortress of medieval origin constructed between the 9th and 15th centuries. It consists of a series of defensive structures that, during the Middle Ages, made the town and the fortress an impregnable point in the southeast part of the Iberian Peninsula. Lorca Castle was a key strategic point of contention between Christians and Muslims during the Reconquista. It is listed as a Site of Cultural Interest.

Located at 37.6775, -1.70583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Spain, Lorca, Buildings and structures in the Region of Murcia, Visitor attractions in the Region of Murcia, Bienes de Interés Cultural

Lorca-Sutullena railway station

Lorca-Sutullena railway station is a station in Lorca, Spain. It was damaged in the 2011 Lorca earthquake.

Located at 37.6719, -1.69611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in the Region of Murcia, Lorca

Church of Santiago (Lorca)

The Church of Santiago is a church located in Lorca, Spain. It was damaged in the 2011 Lorca earthquake.

Located at 37.6772, -1.69806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in the Region of Murcia, Lorca


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Lorca, لوركا، مرسية, Llorca, Lorko, Lorka, לורקה, XJR, ロルカ, Лорка