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___ Satellite View and Map of the City of Istanbul, Turkey
Searchable Map and Satellite View of Istanbul using Google Earth DataSatellite view is showing Istanbul, the largest city, seaport and cultural and financial center of Turkey. The city is located in the northwest of the country at the Bosporus (or Istanbul) strait, which connects the Black Sea with the Marmara Sea.
Istanbul is ranked as an Alpha World City in 2008, according to GaWC.
Formerly the Roman city of Constantinople 330–1453, it was built on the site of the ancient Greek city of Byzantium. It was the capital of Turkey from 1453 until 1923.
It is the only city in the world that lies in two continents. Istanbul has a population of about 9 million inhabitants. Official language is Turkish.
Just zoom in (+) to see Ayasofya (Hagia Sophia) and Sultanahmet Mosque.
The Map shows a city map of Istanbul with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the location of Atatürk International Airport (IATA Code: IST) which is located in west, and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (IATA Code: SAW) which is located 35 km (22 mi) southeast of central Istanbul in the Asian part of the city.
To find a location use the form below. To view just the map, click on the "Map" button.
Hagia Sophia (Ayasofya; the Church of the Holy Wisdom) and Sultanahmet Mosque, the Blue Mosque, are famous landmarks of Istanbul and a UNESCO World Heritage Site
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Thursday-May-28 08:55Standard 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
| Google Earth: Searchable Map and Satellite View of Metropolitan Istanbul, Republic of Turkey.
|City Coordinates: 41°01′N 28°58′E
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