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Bestwig, Bestwig, Hochsauerlandkreis, Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany


Alternative Names:Bestvig, bei si te wei xi, Бествиг, Бествіг, 贝斯特维希
Type:Seat of a fourth-order administrative division
Mindat Locality:Bestwig, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Mindat.org Region:Bestwig, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Region:Bestwig, Hochsauerlandkreis, Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Latitude:51° 21' 38" N
Longitude:8° 24' 2" E
Lat/Long (dec):51.36081,8.40082
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Population:11,764 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Bestwig quarry, Bestwig, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 21' 3" N8° 24' 17" E1.1km (0.7 miles)
Ostwig Mine, Nuttlar, Bestwig, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 21' 57" N8° 25' 45" E2.1km (1.3 miles)
Diabase quarry, Rühlborn, Ramsbeck, Meschede, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 19' 34" N8° 24' 20" E3.9km (2.4 miles)
Halbeswig diabase works, Berlar, Meschede, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 19' 36" N8° 23' 9" E3.9km (2.4 miles)
Egon 1 mine, Antfeld, Olsberg, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 22' 9" N8° 27' 29" E4.1km (2.6 miles)
Pluto Mine, Ramsbeck, Meschede, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 20' 8" N8° 26' 48" E4.2km (2.6 miles)
Egon 2 mine, Antfeld, Olsberg, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 22' 15" N8° 27' 42" E4.4km (2.7 miles)
Königsgrube, Antfeld, Olsberg, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 22' 27" N8° 27' 37" E4.4km (2.7 miles)
Willibald Mine, Ramsbeck, Meschede, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 19' 3" N8° 25' 20" E5.0km (3.1 miles)
Dörnberg Mine, Ramsbeck, Meschede, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 18' 56" N8° 26' 39" E5.8km (3.6 miles)
Ramsbeck, Meschede, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 18' 11" N8° 24' 15" E6.4km (4.0 miles)
Bastenberg Mine, Ramsbeck, Meschede, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 18' 15" N8° 22' 48" E6.5km (4.0 miles)
Alexander Mine, Ramsbeck, Meschede, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 17' 48" N8° 22' 13" E7.4km (4.6 miles)
Gottesgabe mine, Wulmeringhausen, Olsberg, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 18' 57" N8° 29' 21" E7.9km (4.9 miles)
Cronenberg quarry, Remblinghausen, Meschede, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 18' 2" N8° 19' 55" E8.2km (5.1 miles)
Hillenberg, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 25' 53" N8° 21' 20" E8.5km (5.3 miles)
Brühne quarry, Hillenberg, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 26' 7" N8° 21' 47" E8.7km (5.4 miles)
Luna mine, Wulmeringhausen, Olsberg, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 17' 57" N8° 28' 59" E8.9km (5.5 miles)
Feldmann quarry, Hohe Liet, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 26' 17" N8° 21' 59" E8.9km (5.5 miles)
Albers quarry, Hillenberg, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 26' 8" N8° 21' 11" E8.9km (5.6 miles)
Köster - Risse quarries, Hohe Liet, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 26' 25" N8° 22' 33" E9.0km (5.6 miles)
David Mine (Christiansglück Mine), Hirschberg, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 25' 31" N8° 19' 19" E9.0km (5.6 miles)
Hohe Liet, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 26' 30" N8° 22' 48" E9.1km (5.7 miles)
Weiken quarry, Kallenhardt, Rüthen, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 26' 53" N8° 24' 29" E9.7km (6.0 miles)
Auf dem Stein quarry, Suttrop, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 27' 2" N8° 23' 17" E10.0km (6.2 miles)
Brühne quarry, Kallenhardt, Rüthen, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 27' 2" N8° 24' 56" E10.1km (6.3 miles)
Hartsteinwerke quarry, Brilon, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 22' 49" N8° 32' 33" E10.1km (6.3 miles)
Kallenhardt, Rüthen, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 27' 6" N8° 25' 26" E10.2km (6.4 miles)
Suttrop, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 27' 20" N8° 22' 42" E10.7km (6.6 miles)
Hirschberg, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany51° 25' 46" N8° 16' 31" E11.6km (7.2 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 11.6 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
BestwigRailroad station51° 21' 42" N8° 23' 52" E0.2km (0.1 miles)
ValmeStream51° 21' 48" N8° 23' 55" E0.3km (0.2 miles)
BorghausenPopulated place51° 22' 0" N8° 24' 0" E0.7km (0.4 miles)
BrebergMountain51° 21' 16" N8° 24' 46" E1.1km (0.7 miles)
ElpeStream51° 22' 3" N8° 24' 44" E1.1km (0.7 miles)
AlfertPopulated place51° 22' 0" N8° 25' 0" E1.3km (0.8 miles)
OstwigPopulated place51° 21' 45" N8° 25' 8" E1.3km (0.8 miles)
FöckinghausenPopulated place51° 22' 26" N8° 23' 39" E1.5km (1.0 miles)
Sengen-BergHill51° 22' 31" N8° 24' 8" E1.6km (1.0 miles)
Osten-BergHill51° 20' 47" N8° 23' 32" E1.7km (1.1 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Rhenish Massif, EuropeMassif
GermanyCountry
North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyState
Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyAdministrative District
Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyDistrict
Bestwig, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyMunicipality
Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyHill

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Hochsauerlandkreis86.10.265.0.0.0
Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Hochsauerlandkreis, Bestwig86.10.265.3325.0.0
Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Hochsauerlandkreis, Bestwig, Bestwig86.10.265.3325.6065.0
 
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