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Ploiesti, Romania

Ploiesti is a large place in the region of Prahova in Romania with a population of approximately 228,851 people and is one of the largest places in Romania. Find all facts and information about Ploiesti.

Facts and figures on Ploiesti at a glance

Name: Ploiesti (Ploieşti)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 228,851 people
Region name (Level 1): Prahova
Country: Romania
Continent: Europe

Ploiesti is located in the region of Prahova and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Ploiesti to Romania's capital Bucharest (Bucharest) is approximately 58 km / 36 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Ploiesti to the largest places in Romania.

Facts and figures about Ploiesti
Ploiesti PloieştiLarge place / Regional capital228,851 peoplePrahova Prahova

Map of Ploiesti

Map of Ploiesti, Romania / View larger map of Ploiesti

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Information on Ploiesti

Information on Ploiesti
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Ploiesti PloieştiPrahova PrahovaRomaniaEurope

Time in Ploiesti

Time in Ploiesti
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 3 Jul 2022 - 11:21amIn effect (+1 hour)Sun, 3 Jul 2022 - 10:21amGMT UTC +3.0Europe/Bucharest

Geographic coordinates of Ploiesti

Latitude & Longitude of Ploiesti
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map44°57'00.0"N (44.9500000°)26°01'00.0"E (26.0166700°)

Distances from Ploiesti

Distances from Ploiesti
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
4,986 km north of the equator2,044 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Ploiesti

Places around Ploiesti

6 places found within 5 km around Ploiesti. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Ploiesti
Ploestiori Eforie Ploeştiori Eforie-1.3 km 0.8 mishow
Cartierul D. Apostol Cartierul D. Apostol-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Motoi Moţoi-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Virtutea Militara Virtutea Militară-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Tantareni Ţânţăreni-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
Ploiestiori Ploieștiori2,6853.5 km 2.2 mishow

Airports around Ploiesti

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External sources of information on Ploiesti

Ploiesti on Wikipedia