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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: 20.77544 lat : 37.78491
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: 20°4'39.1584 lat : 37°47'5.6832
Surface area: 409.3 km2 (1.078 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 143.5 km
Average height: 225 metre
Length island: 36 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 17.5 km
Name : Skopos (491 metre)
Orientation island: Northwest - Southeast

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 38957
Population density: 96.00 inh/km2
Important places (direction): Argassi, Laganas. Agios Sostis, Alykes, Tsilivi

Naming - Location

Local native name: Ζάκυνθος
Archipelago (island group): Ionian Islands
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Kefalonia 14.5 km NorthNorthEast
2) Ithaki 40.6 km North
3) Lefkas 71 km NorthNorthWest
4) Kalamos 72.9 km North
5) Meganisi 73.2 km North
6) Paxoi 144.6 km NorthNorthWest
7) Corfu 166.7 km NorthNorthWest
8) Euboea 201.4 km NorthEast
9) Salamina 213 km East
10) Aigina 213.8 km East
11) Monemvasia 213.8 km EastSouthEast
12) Ydra 214.3 km East
13) Poros 215.5 km East
14) Kythira 225.8 km SouthEast
15) Nisida Skiauos 261.2 km NorthEast
16) Skopelos 276.5 km NorthEast
17) Kea 288.8 km East
18) Alonnisos 292.8 km NorthEast
19) Kythnos 299.3 km East
20) Serifos 309.1 km East
21) Milos 315.3 km EastSouthEast
22) Kyra Panagia 318.5 km NorthEast
23) Andros 325.2 km East
24) Skyros 326.7 km EastNorthEast
25) Crete 327.3 km SouthEast
Country: Greece
Location in Country: Southwest
Name Periféreia - περιοχή : Region Ionian Islands
Name Nomos - Πειραιάς: Regional unit Zakynthos
Main place: Zakynthos - stad
Places portal2europe
(sister website):
Ayios Kirix (Central)
Belousi (NorthEast)
Galaron (Central)
Katastari (Central)
Keri (SouthSouthEast)
Koukesi (Central)
Lithakia (SouthEast)
Makhairadhon (Central)
Mouzaki (SouthEast)
Pandokrator (SouthEast)
Volimais (NorthWest)
Vrakhionas (WestNorthWest)
Yerakari (Central)

Location Main place: East-northeast
Sea: Ionian Sea
Distance to main land: 16 km
Nearest Country: Greece
island-Type: island in sea

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Height map of Zakynthos

Zakynthos Digital terrain model - DTM

Relief: Height Classes in percentages

Relief: Slope Classes in percentages

Weather at Zakynthos

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Current temperature: 12 degrees Celcius
Precipitation last 3 hours: No precipitation
Wind: 7.09 meter per second (Wind force - bft 4)
Winddirection: East-southeast
Atmospheric pressure: 1009 mb
Humidity: 75 %
Daylength at 30 November 2022:9 hour and 46 minutes
Sunrise: 06:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset: 16:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Weather-page: Zakynthos

Climate: Temperature and Precipitation

Transport on your island-holiday

Directly accessible from Western Europe (The Netherlands) by plane: Yes
International airport present : Yes
Accessible by car: Yes
Distance from Western Europe (The Netherlands) (rough estimate): 2604 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: Yes
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: Yes
Ferry - Car - connect with another island - Island hopping: Yes
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with another island: Yes
Bicycle facilities: Yes

island-Sights, island-Tourism - island-attractions

Wikipedia Zakynthos ?> Wikipedia: Wikipedia Zakynthos
Tourist information: Info Zakynthos
Youtube: Youtube Zakynthos

island accommodation: Hotel ,Holiday Home, Camping

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Campings at Zakynthos ?> Camping 1) Laganas Camping
2) Tartaruga
3) Zante
Holiday Home
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