Zurich is a region in . It encompasses the metropolitan area around Switzerland's biggest city . It spans over the canton of Zurich and Zug as well as most parts of Aargau.

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is the largest city in , with a population of some 435,000 in the city, and 1.3 million in the metro area. Photo: ויקיג'אנקי, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a cultural city with many different museums, among them the Oskar Reinhart Museum am Römerholz exhibiting modern art, the Technorama science centre and the Fotostiftung Schweiz showing Swiss and European photography. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the German-speaking capital city of the northern canton of Aargau. Photo: Saippuakauppias, Public domain.

is a town in the Zurich region of and the capital of the canton of . Photo: Alexey M., CC BY-SA 4.0.


in Kloten is the busiest airport in , serving the Zurich region. Photo: Kadellar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city near , . lies 350m above sea level, so it is just in the winter snow. Photo: Roland zh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in the Zurich region of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small town of about 11,000 people in the canton of Aargau located at the confluence of the Reuss, Aare, and Limmat Rivers, with the Aare flowing through the city's old town. Photo: Paebi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the principal town of the district of in the canton of Zurich in . Photo: Roland zh, CC BY-SA 3.0.


Latitude of center
47.44° or 47° 26' 24" north
Longitude of center
8.62° or 8° 37' 12" east

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