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Northern Red Sea Region, Eritrea

Northern Red Sea Region is one of 6 primary administrative regions in Eritrea with a population of approximately 599,304 people.

Facts and figures on Northern Red Sea Region at a glance

Region name: Northern Red Sea Region (Northern Red Sea Region)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 599,304 people
Country: Eritrea
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Northern Red Sea Region (Northern Red Sea Region) is located in the regional capital Massawa (Massawa) with a population of 23,100 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Northern Red Sea Region's regional capital Massawa to Eritrea's capital Asmara (Asmara) is approximately 65 km (41 mi).

Facts and figures about Northern Red Sea Region
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Northern Red Sea Region Northern Red Sea Region599,304 peopleMassawa Massawa23,100 people

Compare with other regions in Eritrea.

Map of Northern Red Sea Region

Map of Northern Red Sea Region

Information on Northern Red Sea Region

Information on Northern Red Sea Region
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Northern Red Sea Region Northern Red Sea RegionMassawa Massawa11EritreaAfrica

Time in Northern Red Sea Region

Time in Northern Red Sea Region
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 - 6:37pmNoThu, 21 Jun 2018 - 6:37pmUTC +3.0Africa/Asmara

Geographic coordinates of Northern Red Sea Region

Latitude & Longitude of Northern Red Sea Region
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map16°00'00.0"N (16.0000000°)39°00'00.0"E (39.0000000°)

Subregions in Northern Red Sea Region

There are 11 administrative subregions in Northern Red Sea Region.
Subregions in Northern Red Sea Region
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Af'abet Af'abet1.---
Dahlak Subregion Dahlak Subregion2.---
Foro Sub-Region Foro Sub-Region3.---
Ghelaelo Ghelaelo4.---
Ghinda Subregion Ghinda Subregion5.---
Massawa Subregion Massawa Subregion6.---
Nakfa Subregion Nakfa Subregion7.---
North Eastern Subregion North Eastern Subregion8.---
Sahil Awraja Sahil Āwraja9.---
Semhar Awraja Semhar Āwraja10.---
Senhit Awraja Senhit Āwraja11.---

External sources of information on Northern Red Sea Region

Northern Red Sea Region on Wikipedia