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Caen, France

Caen is a large place in the region of Lower Normandy in France with a population of approximately 110,624 people and is one of the largest places in France. Find all facts and information about Caen.

Facts and figures on Caen at a glance

Name: Caen (Caen)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 110,624 people
Municipality name: Caen
Region name (Level 3): Arrondissement de Caen
Region name (Level 2): Departement du Calvados
Region name (Level 1): Lower Normandy
Country: France
Continent: Europe

Caen is located in the region of Lower Normandy and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Caen to France's capital Paris (Paris) is approximately 201 km / 125 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Caen
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Caen CaenLarge place / Regional capital110,624 peopleLower Normandy Basse-Normandie

Map of Caen

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Information on Caen

Information on Caen
Place nameMunicipality nameRegion name Level 3Region name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Caen CaenCaen CaenArrondissement de Caen Arrondissement de CaenDepartement du Calvados Département du CalvadosLower Normandy Basse-NormandieFranceEurope

Time in Caen

Time in Caen
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 8:19pmIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 7:19pmGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Paris

Geographic coordinates of Caen

Latitude & Longitude of Caen
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map49°11'09.1"N (49.1858500°)0°21'32.8"W (-0.3591200°)

Distances from Caen

Distances from Caen
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
5,457 km north of the equator26 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Caen

Places around Caen

11 places found within 5 km around Caen. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Caen
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Faubourg de Vaucelles Faubourg de Vaucelles-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Mondeville Mondeville11,5822.9 km 1.8 mishow
Montmorency Montmorency-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe2,5163.3 km 2.0 mishow
Louvigny Louvigny2,2224.1 km 2.5 mishow
Epron Épron1,8614.1 km 2.5 mishow
Cormelles-le-Royal Cormelles-le-Royal4,8084.1 km 2.6 mishow
Fleury-sur-Orne Fleury-sur-Orne4,4574.3 km 2.7 mishow
Saint-Contest Saint-Contest2,1014.4 km 2.8 mishow
Bretteville-sur-Odon Bretteville-sur-Odon4,3204.7 km 2.9 mishow
Herouville-Saint-Clair Hérouville-Saint-Clair24,2584.7 km 2.9 mishow

Airports around Caen

1 airport found within 15 km around Caen. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Caen
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Caen - Carpiquet Airport Caen – Carpiquet AirportCFR, LFRK6.8 km 4.2 mishow

External sources of information on Caen

Caen on Wikipedia