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About Ankara

Ankara LogoSatellite view is showing Ankara, second largest city after Istanbul and since October 1923 the national capital of Turkey.

The city is located in Central Anatolia, part of the peninsula of Western Asia, which forms the greater part of the Asian portion of Turkey, between the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea.

Anitkabir Agora, Ankara
The mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder and first president of the Republic of Turkey. The building complex is known as the Anıtkabir (memorial tomb) it is situated in Ankara.
Image: Dick Osseman

The city was prominent in Roman times as Ancyra, it later declined in importance until in 1923 the city was chosen by Kemal Atatürk, the first President of Turkey, as his seat of government. The then name of the municipality was (until 1930) Angora.

Today Ankara is an important commercial and industrial city and is the seat of the Turkish Government. Ankara has a population of about 4.5 million inhabitants. Official language is Turkish.

Just zoom in (+) to see the Grand National Assembly of Turkey, the Turkish parliament.

The Map shows a city map of Ankara with expressways, main roads and streets, Esenboğa International Airport (ESB) is located in west.
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Local Time Ankara:
Friday-July-1  07:28  
Standard time zone: Eastern European Time (EET) UTC/GMT +2 hours
Daylight saving time in use from end of March until end of October, time zone offset: UTC/GMT +3 hours
φ Latitude, λ Longitude (of Map center; move the map to see coordinates):
Google Map: Searchable map/satellite view of the city of Ankara, Republic of Turkey.

City Coordinates: 39°52′N 32°52′E

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External Link
Ankara (official web site; in Turkish)

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