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Garissa, Kenya

Garissa is a mid-size place in the region of Garissa in Kenya with a population of approximately 67,861 people and is one of the largest places in Kenya. Find all facts and information about Garissa.

Facts and figures on Garissa at a glance

Name: Garissa (Garissa)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 67,861 people
Region name (Level 1): Garissa
Country: Kenya
Continent: Africa

Garissa is located in the region of Garissa and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Garissa to Kenya's capital Nairobi (Nairobi) is approximately 328 km / 204 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Garissa to the largest places in Kenya.

Facts and figures about Garissa
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Garissa GarissaMid-size place / Regional capital67,861 peopleGarissa Garissa

Map of Garissa

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Information on Garissa

Information on Garissa
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Garissa GarissaGarissa GarissaKenyaAfrica

Time in Garissa

Time in Garissa
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 3:18amNoThu, 22 Oct 2020 - 3:18amUTC +3.0Africa/Nairobi

Geographic coordinates of Garissa

Latitude & Longitude of Garissa
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map0°27'09.9"S (-0.4527500°)39°38'45.6"E (39.6460100°)

Distances from Garissa

Distances from Garissa
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
50 km south of the equator4,413 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Garissa

Places around Garissa

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Airports around Garissa

1 airport found within 15 km around Garissa. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Garissa
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Garissa Airport Garissa AirportGAS, HKGA1.1 km 0.7 mishow

External sources of information on Garissa

Garissa on Wikipedia