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Esmeraldas, Ecuador

Esmeraldas is one of 24 primary administrative regions in Ecuador with a population of approximately 534,092 people.

Facts and figures on Esmeraldas at a glance

Region name: Esmeraldas (Provincia de Esmeraldas)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 534,092 people
Country: Ecuador
Continent: South America

The regional headquarters of Esmeraldas (Provincia de Esmeraldas) is located in the regional capital Esmeraldas (Esmeraldas) with a population of 165,216 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Esmeraldas's regional capital Esmeraldas to Ecuador's capital Quito (Quito) is approximately 182 km (113 mi).

Facts and figures about Esmeraldas
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Esmeraldas Provincia de Esmeraldas534,092 peopleEsmeraldas Esmeraldas165,216 people

Compare with other regions in Ecuador.

Map of Esmeraldas

Map of Esmeraldas

Information on Esmeraldas

Information on Esmeraldas
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Esmeraldas Provincia de EsmeraldasEsmeraldas Esmeraldas7EcuadorSouth America

Time in Esmeraldas

Time in Esmeraldas
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 21 Jul 2019 - 11:05pmNoSun, 21 Jul 2019 - 11:05pmUTC -5.0America/Guayaquil

Geographic coordinates of Esmeraldas

Latitude & Longitude of Esmeraldas
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map0°49'60.0"N (0.8333300°)79°15'00.0"W (-79.2500000°)

Subregions in Esmeraldas

There are 7 administrative subregions in Esmeraldas.
Subregions in Esmeraldas
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Atacames Atacames1.---
Canton Eloy Alfaro Cantón Eloy Alfaro2.---
Canton Esmeraldas Cantón Esmeraldas3.---
Canton Muisne Cantón Muisne4.---
Canton Quininde Cantón Quinindé5.---
Canton San Lorenzo Cantón San Lorenzo6.---
Rio Verde Rio Verde7.22,100--

External sources of information on Esmeraldas

Esmeraldas on Wikipedia