Ancon Hill

Ancon Hill is a 199 metres high hill that overlooks , , adjacent to the township of . Ancón Hill is an area in Panama that was used for administration of the .

Notable Places in the Area

The Museum of Contemporary Art of Panama, popularly called MAC Panamá, is the only museum of contemporary art that exists in Panama. is situated 770 metres northeast of Ancon Hill. Photo: MACPanama, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The in Panama City, Panama was constructed in honor of George Washington Goethals the chief engineer of the and United States Army General. is situated 720 metres west of Ancon Hill. Photo: Gary Amberths, CC BY 2.0.

The Museum of History of Panama is a history museum located on the ground floor of the Municipal Palace of Panama City, in the Casco Antiguo of Panama City. is situated 1½ km east of Ancon Hill. Photo: Imontilla, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is located in the old city of Panama, next to the church of San Francisco and the Plaza Bolívar. is situated 2 km east of Ancon Hill. Photo: Carlos Siu, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is separated from by the Cerro Ancon, one of Panama City's skyline landmarks. Photo: Allanes, CC BY 3.0.

is the capital of . Sitting on the Pacific end of the Panama canal it has long… Photo: Brian Gratwicke, CC BY 2.0.

is a mixed-use real estate development in , , , located on the site of the former Howard Air Force Base.

Ancon Hill

8.9576° or 8° 57' 27.5" north
-79.5492° or 79° 32' 57.1" west
Open Location Code
174 metres (571 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 873585997
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Armenian: Անկոն բլուր
  • Bengali: অ্যাংকন পাহাড়
  • Catalan: Cerro Ancón
  • Cebuano: Cerro Ancón
  • Czech: Cerro Ancón
  • Dutch: Ancon Hill
  • English: Ancón Hill
  • Esperanto: Monteto Ancón
  • Hungarian: Cerro Ancón
  • Norwegian: Cerro Ancón
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Cerro Ancón
  • Occitan (post 1500): Cerro Ancón
  • Persian: آنکون هیل
  • Polish: Ancon Hill
  • Portuguese: Cerro Ancón
  • Spanish: Cerro Ancon
  • Spanish: Cerro Ancón
  • Ancon
  • Mount Ancon

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