Alta, Norway

Alta is a small place in the region of Troms og Finnmark in Norway with a population of approximately 15,094 people and is one of the largest places in Norway. Find all facts and information about Alta.

Facts and figures on Alta at a glance

Name: Alta (Alta)
Status: Small place
Population: 15,094 people
Region name (Level 2): Alta
Region name (Level 1): Troms og Finnmark
Country: Norway
Continent: Europe

Alta is located in the region of Troms og Finnmark. Troms og Finnmark's capital Tromso (Tromsø) is approximately 170 km / 106 mi away from Alta (as the crow flies). The distance from Alta to Norway's capital Oslo (Oslo) is approximately 1,263 km / 785 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Alta
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Alta AltaSmall place15,094 peopleTroms og Finnmark Troms og Finnmark

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Information on Alta

Information on Alta
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Alta AltaAlta AltaTroms og Finnmark Troms og FinnmarkNorwayEurope

Time in Alta

Time in Alta
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 15 Apr 2024 - 1:51pm (13:51h)In effect (+1 hour)Mon, 15 Apr 2024 - 12:51pm (12:51h)GMT UTC +2.0Europe/Oslo

Geographic coordinates of Alta

Latitude & Longitude of Alta
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map69°58'07.9"N (69.9688700°)23°16'17.9"E (23.2716500°)

Distances from Alta

Distances from Alta
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
7,772 km north of the equator885 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Alta

Places around Alta

17 places found within 5 km around Alta. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Alta
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Bossekop Bossekop-0.6 km 0.4 mishow
Bukta Bukta-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Stenseng Stenseng-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Elvestrand Elvestrand-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Aronnes Aronnes-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
Energjerdet Energjerdet-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Pahtakorva Pahtakorva-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Nedre Aronnes Nedre Aronnes-2.8 km 1.7 mishow
Apanes Apanes-2.8 km 1.7 mishow
Gakori Gakori-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Raipas Raipas-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Holmen Holmen-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Elvebakken Elvebakken-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Jemmeluft Jemmeluft-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Kronstad Kronstad-4.3 km 2.6 mishow
Raipasin-tausta Raipasin-tausta-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Ovre Alta Øvre Alta-4.9 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Alta

1 airport found within 15 km around Alta. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Alta
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Airport Alta Lufthavn Alta LufthavnALF, ENAT3.9 km 2.4 mishow

External sources of information on Alta

Alta on Wikipedia