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Explore Raala in Finland

Raala in the region of Province of Southern Finland is a town in Finland - some 23 mi or ( 37 km ) North of Helsinki , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Raala is now 03:20 AM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Riga, Jelgava, Pskov, Tartu, and Tallinn. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Riga . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Raala ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Elohim Paranoya - They came here to drink and died...

6:00 min by Metauser
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elohim created mankind millions of years ago. they come to earth checking out if man is following their golden rule of alcohol abstinency. man isn´t. so they try to find out, what this alcoholic mess ..

Nukarinkoski - 4.5.2011

2:52 min by lagodelahierba
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Vantaanjoki Nukarinkoski, Nurmijärvi, Finland 4th May 2011. ..

Nukarinkoski - 5.3.2011

1:42 min by lagodelahierba
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Vantaanjoki Nukarinkoski, Nurmijärvi, Finland. 5th March 2011. ..

Nukarinkosken Lemmensilta 15.4.2011

0:39 min by Mika Rautio
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Vantaanjoen Nukarinkosken Lemmensilta 15.4.2011. River Vantaanjoki and a bridge called "Bridge of Love" at Nukari Village in Nurmijärvi. Video by Mika Rautio. ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Jokela school shooting

The Jokela school massacre was a school shooting that occurred on November 7, 2007, at Jokela High School in Jokela, a town in the municipality of Tuusula, Finland. The gunman, 18-year-old student Pekka-Eric Auvinen, entered the school on that morning armed with a semi-automatic pistol. He killed eight people and wounded one person in the toe before shooting himself in the head; eleven others were also injured by flying shattered glass. Auvinen died later that evening in a Helsinki hospital.

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Located at 60.55 24.96 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: 2007 crimes, 2007 deaths, 2007 in Finland, Deaths by firearm in Finland, Mass murder in 2007, Massacres in Finland, Murder–suicides in Finland, School massacres, Spree shootings in Finland, Suicides by firearm in Finland, Tuusula

Jokela High School

Jokela High School is a public secondary school in Jokela School Centre in the village of Jokela, Tuusula municipality, Finland. It is located 43 kilometers outside the capital Helsinki. The school educates about 450 pupils. Jokela School Center also houses grades 7–9.

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Located at 60.55 24.96 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Uusimaa, Secondary schools in Finland, Tuusula


Jokela is one of the three administrative centers in the Finnish municipality Tuusula. It has a population of around 6,000 residents. The Jokela School Centre and the Jokela railway station serve the community. Many residents commute to the capital of Finland, Helsinki, which is about 30 miles or 30 minutes away.

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Located at 60.55 24.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Tuusula, Villages in Finland

Jokela railway station

Jokela railway station is located in Tuusula, Finland, 48 km to the north of Helsinki Central railway station. It is situated between the stations of Nuppulinna and Hyvinkää The station serves the R, H and T commuter rail lines between Helsinki and the Riihimäki terminus to the north. The station was the scene of the Jokela rail accident (pictured) on 21 April 1996, in which four people were killed after a train derailed in heavy fog.

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Located at 60.55 24.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Railway stations in Uusimaa, Tuusula

Jokela rail accident

The Jokela rail accident occurred on April 21, 1996 at 07:08 local time in Tuusula, Finland, approximately 50 kilometres north of Helsinki. Four people were killed and 75 injured when express train P82 from Oulu, bound for Helsinki, derailed in heavy fog. The overnight sleeper train was carrying 139 passengers and five crew members. The engine overturned and eight of the twelve carriages derailed.

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Located at 60.55 24.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: 1996 in Finland, Railway accidents in 1996, Railway accidents in Finland, Railway accidents involving fog, Tuusula