Gelsenkirchen

Gelsenkirchen is a city in . Gelsenkirchen, like neighbouring cities, is refining its image promoting its industrial culture. Old refineries have been remodelled into event halls and ice skating rinks.
Photo: Thomas Robbin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
is a railway station in the German city of Gelsenkirchen. Photo: Marc Schuelper, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
Photo: Arnoldius, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen is a railway station on the Essen–Gelsenkirchen railway situated in Gelsenkirchen in western Germany. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

Town
is a Stadtbezirk of the city of . Photo: Michielverbeek, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is the northwesternmost part of the city of in the Ruhr area in in . Photo: Raenmaen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is a borough of the city of , in the Ruhr area in .

Gelsenkirchen

Latitude
51.511° or 51° 30' 39.7" north
Longitude
7.096° or 7° 5' 45.6" east
Open Location Code
9F39G36W+CC
Population
260,000
IATA airport code
ZEJ
United Nations Location Code
DE GEK
Elevation
48 metres (157 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 240052693
Geo­Names ID
2921466
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Gelsenkirchen
  • Albanian: Gelzenkirheni
  • Arabic: Gelsenkirchen
  • Arabic: غلزنكيرشن
  • Arabic: غيلسنكيرشن
  • Armenian: Գելզենկիրխեն
  • Asturian; Bable: Gelsenkirchen
  • Azerbaijani: Gelzenkirxen
  • Azerbaijani: Helzenkirxen
  • Basque: Gelsenkirchen
  • Belarusian: Гельзенкірхен
  • Belarusian: Гельзэнкірхэн
  • Belarusian: Гэльзэнкірхэн
  • Bengali: গেলচেনকিকেন
  • Bulgarian: Гелзенкирхен
  • Catalan: Gelsenkirchen
  • Cebuano: Gelsenkirchen
  • Cebuano: Kreisfreie Stadt Gelsenkirchen
  • Chechen: Гельзенкирхен
  • Chinese: Gelsenkirchen
  • Chinese: 盖尔森基兴
  • Chinese: 蓋爾森基興
  • Croatian: Gelsenkirchen
  • Czech: Gelsenkirchen
  • Danish: Gelsenkirchen
  • Dimli: Gelsenkirchen
  • Dutch: Gelsenkirchen
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: جلزنكيرشن
  • Esperanto: Gelsenkirchen
  • Estonian: Gelsenkirchen
  • Finnish: Gelsenkirchen
  • French: Gelsenkirchen
  • Frisian: Gelsenkirchen
  • Gaelic (Scots): Gelsenkirchen
  • Gallegan: Gelsenkirchen
  • Georgian: გელზენკირხენი
  • German: Gelsenkirchen
  • Greek: Γκελζενκίρχεν
  • Gujarati: ગેલ્સેનકિચેન
  • Hebrew: גלזנקירכן
  • Hindi: गेलसेनकिर्चेन
  • Hungarian: Gelsenkirchen
  • Icelandic: Gelsenkirchen
  • Ido: Gelsenkirchen
  • Indonesian: Gelsenkirchen
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Gelsenkirchen
  • Interlingue: Gelsenkirchen
  • Italian: Gelsenkirchen
  • Japanese: ゲルゼンキルヒェン
  • Japanese: ゲルゼンキルヘン
  • Kannada: ಗೆಲ್ಸೆನ್ಕಿರ್ಚೆನ್
  • Kazakh: Гельзенкирхен
  • Kirghiz: Гельзенкирхен
  • Korean: 겔젠키르헨
  • Kurdish: Gelsenkirchen
  • Latin: Gelsenkircha
  • Latvian: Gelzenkirhene
  • Letzeburgesch: Gelsenkirchen
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Gelsenkirchen
  • Lithuanian: Gelzenkirchenas
  • Lombard: Gelsenkirchen
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Gelsenkiärken
  • Macedonian: Гелзенкирхен
  • Malay (generic): Gelsenkirchen
  • Malayalam: ഗെൽസെൻകിർചെൻ
  • Marathi: गेल्सनकर्शन
  • Min Nan Chinese: Gelsenkirchen
  • Mongolian: Гельзенкирхен
  • Northern Frisian: Gelsenkirchen
  • Norwegian: Gelsenkirchen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Gelsenkirchen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Gelsenkirchen
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Gelsenkirchen
  • Persian: گلزنکیرشن
  • Polish: Gelsenkirchen
  • Portuguese: Gelsenkirchen
  • Romanian: Gelsenkirchen
  • Russian: Гельзенкирхен
  • Saterfriesisch: Gelsenkirchen
  • Scots: Gelsenkirchen
  • Serbian: Гелзенкирхен
  • Serbo-Croatian: Gelsenkirchen
  • Sinhalese: ගෙල්සෙන්කර්චෙන්
  • Slovak: Gelsenkirchen
  • Slovenian: Gelsenkirchen, Nemčija
  • Sorbian, Upper: Gelsenkirchen
  • South Azerbaijani: قلزنکیرشن
  • Spanish: Gelsenkirchen
  • Swahili (generic): Gelsenkirchen
  • Swedish: Gelsenkirchen
  • Tamil: கெல்சென்கிர்சென்
  • Tatar: Гелзенкирхен
  • Telugu: గెలిసేంకిర్చేన్
  • Thai: เกลเซนเคียร์เคิน
  • Thai: เก็ลเซินเคียร์เชิน
  • Turkish: Gelsenkirchen
  • Ukrainian: Гельзенкірхен
  • Urdu: جیلسینکیرچین
  • Uzbek: Gelsenkirchen
  • Vietnamese: Gelsenkirchen
  • Volapük: Gelsenkirchen
  • Waray (Philippines): Gelsenkirchen
  • Welsh: Gelsenkirchen
  • Western Panjabi: گلسنکرچن
  • Wu Chinese: 盖尔森基兴
  • Yue Chinese: 蓋爾森基興

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