Diest

Diest is a town of 23,000 inhabitants in the northeastern corner of the province of in . The town is mainly known for its beguinage and ramparts.

Notable Places in the Area

Aerodrome
is a Belgian Air Force Base, located 2.1 km north-northeast of Diest in , .

Railway station
Photo: Sonuwe, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
Photo: Paul Hermans, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
Photo: Sonuwe, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

, formerly Haelen, is a municipality located in the province of , to the west of . Photo: Romaine, CC0.

Town
is a city and municipality located in the province of is situated 5 km west of Diest. Photo: Paul Hermans, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
Photo: Sonuwe, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Diest

Latitude
50.9844° or 50° 59' 4" north
Longitude
5.0504° or 5° 3' 1.6" east
Open Location Code
9F27X3M2+Q5
Population
22,500
United Nations Location Code
BE DIE
Elevation
22 metres (72 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 64670063
Geo­Names ID
2799397
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Diest
  • Basque: Diest
  • Breton: Diest
  • Bulgarian: Дийст
  • Bulgarian: Дист
  • Catalan: Diest
  • Cebuano: Diest (parokya)
  • Cebuano: Diest
  • Chinese: 爱斯特
  • Chinese: 迪尔斯特
  • Chinese: 迪斯特
  • Danish: Diest
  • Dutch: Diest
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: ديست
  • Esperanto: Diest
  • Faroese: Diest
  • Finnish: Diest
  • French: Diest
  • German: Diest
  • Hebrew: דיסט
  • Hungarian: Diest
  • Italian: Diest
  • Japanese: ディースト
  • Kalaallisut: Diest
  • Korean: 디스트
  • Latin: Diensta
  • Latin: Distha
  • Letzeburgesch: Diest
  • Lithuanian: Diest
  • Lithuanian: Distas
  • Norwegian: Diest
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Diest
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Diest
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Diest
  • Persian: دیه
  • Polish: Diest
  • Portuguese: Diest
  • Romanian: Diest
  • Russian: Дист
  • Slovak: Diest
  • Spanish: Diest
  • Swedish: Diest
  • Thai: ดีสต์
  • Turkish: Diest
  • Ukrainian: Діст (місто)
  • Vietnamese: Diest
  • Volapük: Diest
  • Waray (Philippines): Diest
  • Діст

Other Places Named Diest

  • Flemish Brabant, Flanders
  • Railway station in Flemish Brabant, Flanders

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Diest. See this page's contributions. Photo: EmDee, CC BY-SA 4.0.