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George Town, Malaysia

George Town is a large place in the region of Penang in Malaysia with a population of approximately 300,000 people and is one of the largest places in Malaysia. Find all facts and information about George Town.

Facts and figures on George Town at a glance

Name: George Town (George Town)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 300,000 people
Region name (Level 1): Penang
Country: Malaysia
Continent: Asia

George Town is located in the region of Penang and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from George Town to Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur (Kuala Lumpur) is approximately 293 km / 182 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from George Town to the largest places in Malaysia.

Facts and figures about George Town
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
George Town George TownLarge place / Regional capital300,000 peoplePenang Pulau Pinang

Map of George Town

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Information on George Town

Information on George Town
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
George Town George TownPenang Pulau PinangMalaysiaAsia

Time in George Town

Time in George Town
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 11:24pmNoFri, 22 Sep 2017 - 11:24pmUTC +8.0Asia/Kuala_Lumpur

Geographic coordinates of George Town

Latitude & Longitude of George Town
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map5°24'40.4"N (5.4112300°)100°20'07.5"E (100.3354300°)

Distances from George Town

Distances from George Town
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
599 km north of the equator11,102 km east of the prime meridianDistances from George Town

Places around George Town

21 places found within 5 km around George Town. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of George Town
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Datuk Keramat Datuk Keramat-1.7 km 1.1 mishow
Kampong Makam Kampong Makam-2.2 km 1.3 mishow
Jelutong Jelutong-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Kelawai Kelawai-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Bagan Tuan Kecil Bagan Tuan Kecil-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Butterworth Butterworth107,5913.4 km 2.1 mishow
Kampong Bengga Kampong Bengga-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Taman Kapal Taman Kapal-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Kampong Jawa Kampong Jawa-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Bagan Luar Bagan Luar-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Kampung Gajah Kampung Gajah-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Kampung Jawa Kampung Jawa-4.1 km 2.6 mishow
Kampung Benggali Kampung Benggali-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Kampung Bagan Dalam Kampung Bagan Dalam-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Kampung Bagan Tuan Kechil Kampung Bagan Tuan Kechil-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Kampung Paya Kampung Paya-4.4 km 2.8 mishow
Kampung Kubang Buaya Kampung Kubang Buaya-4.6 km 2.8 mishow
Kampung Sungai Nyiur Kampung Sungai Nyiur-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Bagan Jermal Bagan Jermal-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Kampung Masjid Kampung Masjid-4.9 km 3.0 mishow
Kampung Simpah Kampung Simpah-4.9 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around George Town

2 airports found within 15 km around George Town. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of George Town
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Butterworth Airport Butterworth AirportBWH, WMKB8.7 km 5.4 mishow
Penang International Airport Penang International AirportPEN, WMKP14.3 km 8.9 mishow

External sources of information on George Town

George Town on Wikipedia