in Municipio Machiques de Perijá of Zulia, Venezuela

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
10.061 and -72.552 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 10° 3' 38" and W -72° 33' 7"
Currency and Currency Code:
Bolivar - VEF
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:42 PM (Monday)
Timezone: America/Caracas
UTC/GMT offset: -4.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:08 am and 6:59 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.457 and 105.705 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Venezuela in South America

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

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Venezuela. Last Update: 2019-02-18 09:03:10

Discover Machiques

Machiques in Municipio Machiques de Perijá (Zulia) with it's 62,968 citizens is a place in Venezuela about 387 mi (or 622 km) west of Caracas, the country's capital city.

Current time in Machiques is now 01:42 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named America / Caracas with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports near Machiques. The closest is airport we know is Alfonso López Pumarejo Airport in Colombia in a distance of 54 mi (or 87 km). The closest airport in Venezuela is La Chinita International Airport in a distance of 66 mi (or 87 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Historic Centre of Santa Cruz de Mompox in Colombia at a distance of 90 mi (or 144 km).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: La Villa del Rosario, West Caribbean, Valledupar, La Concepcion and San Francisco. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Videos from this area

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Vivo - Guaco en Machiques (28-09-13)

Published: October 07, 2013
Length: 02:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Andres Roman

Presentación de La Super Banda de Venezuela "Guaco" en Machiques de Perijá en el club Gadema el 28 de septiembre de 2013. Interpretan el tema vivo para concluir su presentación.


Published: December 15, 2009
Length: 20:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: hidalgoromero


Regularización de la tierra beneficia a familias venezolanas

Published: October 03, 2012
Length: 30:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: teleSUR tv

En Venezuela, más de 168 mil familias se han beneficiado con la regularización de la tierra durante los 13 años de revolución. Las comunidades indígenas de Machiques, en el estado Zulia,...

mi error de text aloud

Published: June 18, 2013
Length: 25:30 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: jorwin piñero

ese es mi error de text aloud por k cuando hablo con loquendo me dice la licencia que posee no es valida para este ordenador y cuando voy a descargar por sotfonic o como se llame le doy aceptar...

africana rey latino

Published: November 28, 2013
Length: 00:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jeremi jose ferrer suarez

el rey latino.

pelea profesional.. cabimas vs maracaibo

Published: March 29, 2014
Length: 29:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ever castejon

gana cabimas (elio castejon )

yoselyn ginete

Published: November 12, 2009
Length: 02:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: juancho miranda

ella fue mi amor platonico en 5to. que buenos fueron aquellos tiempos aparte de eso fue una de mis mejores compañeras.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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West Caribbean Airways Flight 708

West Caribbean Airways Flight 708 was a West Caribbean Airways charter flight which crashed in a mountainous region in northwest Venezuela on the morning of Tuesday, August 16, 2005, killing all 152 passengers and eight crew. The plane, a McDonnell Douglas MD-82, was en route from Tocumen International Airport (PTY) in Panama City, Panama to Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport (FDF) in Fort-de-France, Martinique.

Located at 10.0667, -72.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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2005 meteorology, Airliner accidents and incidents caused by ice, Airliner accidents and incidents caused by pilot error, Aviation accidents and incidents in 2005, Aviation accidents and incidents in Venezuela, Accidents and incidents involving the McDonnell Douglas MD-82

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