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Torshavn, Faroe Islands

Torshavn is a small place in the region of Streymoy in Faroe Islands with a population of approximately 13,200 people and is one of the largest places in Faroe Islands. Torshavn is also the capital of Faroe Islands. Find all facts and information about Torshavn.

Facts and figures on Torshavn at a glance

Name: Torshavn (Tórshavn)
Status: Small place and capital of Faroe Islands
Population: 13,200 people
Region name (Level 2): Torshavn
Region name (Level 1): Streymoy
Country: Faroe Islands
Continent: Europe

Torshavn is located in the region of Streymoy and is also the regional capital of this region.

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Torshavn to the largest places in Faroe Islands.

Facts and figures about Torshavn
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Torshavn TórshavnSmall place / Capital of Faroe Islands13,200 peopleStreymoy Streymoyar Sýsla

Map of Torshavn

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Information on Torshavn

Information on Torshavn
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Torshavn TórshavnTorshavn TórshavnStreymoy Streymoyar SýslaFaroe IslandsEurope

Time in Torshavn

Time in Torshavn
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 - 6:20amIn effect (+1 hour)Sat, 29 Apr 2017 - 5:20amGMT UTC +1.0Atlantic/Faroe

Geographic coordinates of Torshavn

Latitude & Longitude of Torshavn
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map62°00'35.0"N (62.0097300°)6°46'17.9"W (-6.7716400°)

Distances from Torshavn

Distances from Torshavn
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
6,885 km north of the equator355 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Torshavn

Places around Torshavn

4 places found within 5 km around Torshavn. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Torshavn
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Argir Argir1,8711.5 km 1.0 mishow
Hoyvik Hoyvík2,7772.8 km 1.7 mishow
millum Gilja millum Gilja-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Hvitanes Hvítanes1044.0 km 2.5 mishow

Airports around Torshavn

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External sources of information on Torshavn

Torshavn on Wikipedia