Where is Rio de Janeiro in Brazil?


Rio de Janeiro is situated in the region Rio de Janeiro in Brazil!

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Rio Puerco, Río Escuriza, Río Mitj Jorn, Río Chiquito, Río Abajo

Here you will find the location of Rio de Janeiro on a map.
To see how it currently looks like outside, below are some pictures of the area from online web cameras.
You can also find the distance to the main cities in the region and to cities in the rest of Brazil.

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Where is Rio de Janeiro on the map?

Webcams near Rio de Janeiro

Zona Central do Rio de Janeiro.

Zona Central do Rio de Janeiro - Day time
Zona Central do Rio de Janeiro - Current

Rio de Janeiro › North.

Rio de Janeiro › North - Day time
Rio de Janeiro › North - Current

Rio de Janeiro › South.

Rio de Janeiro › South - Day time
Rio de Janeiro › South - Current

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Where is Rio de Janeiro relative to other places?

Top 10 cities in Rio de Janeiro and distance from Rio de Janeiro.

Rio de Janeiro1602374200
Nova Iguaçu210021292616
São Gonçalo39391012415
Duque de Caxias48183391610
Belford Roxo54661012314
São João de Meriti74548551811
Volta Redonda1024958410062

Top 10 cities in Brazil and distance from Rio de Janeiro.

City # Populationkmmiles
São Paulo110021437357222
Rio de Janeiro2602374200
Belo Horizonte52373255340211

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Statistics and Geographics

Brazil is made up of 43204 cities in 27 regions.

The region Rio de Janeiro has 1767 cities.

Rio de Janeiro is number 1 in the region Rio de Janeiro.

The city is number 2 in Brazil.

The population is 6023742.

Where is Rio de Janeiro in Brazil?