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Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand (NZ)

City name Nelson
Alternative names Nelson City, Whakatu
Name of the highest level administration Nelson
Admin type Region
Capital Admin
Continent Oceania
Country New Zealand
Country flag Flag of New Zealand
Population 49300
Density 110,8
Airports in Nelson 1

Current time in Nelson now



Saturday, May 21, 2022


New Zealand





Time zone: Pacific/Auckland

Coordinates: -41.299976 / 173.224980

Day length: 00:23

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Where is Nelson located in New Zealand (NZ) on map

Latitude: -41.299976 | Longitude: 173.224980 | IATA code: NSN

Nelson is located in New Zealand, which is labeled as NZ based on the ISO 3166 standard. Situated in Oceania, Nelson falls into the Pacific/Auckland zone, so you need to keep in mind a possible time lag. The coordinates of Nelson in the latitude and longitude format are -41.299976 / 173.224980 — you can use them to spot the city on our map when planning a trip.

According to the recent census, the main ethnic groups residing in New Zealand are New Zealander. The population of Nelson is currently estimated at 49300.

The list of the official languages includes English, but you can expect greater linguistic and cultural diversity in areas focused on international tourism. Nelson offers enough hotels and apartments to ensure a comfortable stay for different budgets. If you are going to take a tour to Nelson, make sure to exchange your personal current capital into NZD, which is officially in circulation in New Zealand.

Thanks to our online calculator, you can learn what distance you need to travel and how to get from your place to Nelson in the best possible way. When figuring out how to get to Nelson by plane, take into account that the city has 1 airports nearby. If you give preference to air transport, the IATA city code for Nelson is NSN.

There are many ways to find how far is Nelson (NZ) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there is one common method - distance, calculated in kilometers and miles using the Haversine formula.

From Nelson to Haversine
North pole 14600 km 9072 mil
Equator 15372 km 9552 mil
South pole 9442 km 5867 mil

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246 Countries
1211337 Cities
41339 Airports

Cities near Nelson (NZ)

City name Latitude Longitude Distance
Yoshkar-Ola (RU) 56.716667 47.900000 15812 km
Duluth (US) 46.786672 -92.100485 13513 km
Graz (AT) 46.994125 15.444928 18140 km
Salamanca (ES) 40.966667 -5.650000 19914 km
Little Rock (US) 34.727432 -92.221375 12804 km
Kosice (SK) 48.666668 21.250000 17680 km
Tyumen (RU) 57.181828 65.350240 14768 km
Kaluga (RU) 54.500000 36.266666 16556 km
Almaty (KZ) 43.255058 76.912628 13435 km
Huizhou (CN) 23.083332 114.366670 9378 km

People also ask - FAQ

The population of Nelson is approximately 49300 people. An estimate of the population per square kilometer at the lat/lng - 110,8.
Yes, Nelson is part of New Zealand.
Alternative names of Nelson is Nelson City, Whakatu.
The city timezone in the TZ database format - Pacific/Auckland.
Nelson (NZ) has approximately 1 airports.
Yes, Nelson is part of the continent of Oceania.
The most longest distances between Nelson and Salamanca is 19914 kilometers or 12374 miles.
The most smallest distances between Nelson and Wellington is 133 kilometers or 82 miles.