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___ Satellite View and Map of the City of Lahore, Pakistan
Satellite View of Lahore using Google Earth DataSatellite view is showing Lahore, second largest city of Pakistan, and the capital of Punjab province. The city is located in central east of the country in the upper Indus plain on the Ravi river, near the border to India's province Himachal Pradesh.
Lahore is at least 2000 years old and has played an important role in Pakistani history. The old city "Anderoon Shehr" was surrounded by a wall during the Mughal era. The fortification had originally 13 gates, some of them still exist. Many examples of Mughal and Sikh Architecture can still be found in the city. It was in Lahore that Pakistan's independence declaration was made in 1929. In this time Lahore was the largest city and the cultural center of the northern Indian subcontinent.
5,5 million people live in Lahore (census 1998) and it has an estimated population of 8 million living in its metropolitan area (2013). It is one of the most densely populated cities in the world.
Spoken languages are Punjab; Urdu, English in use.
Other major cities in Pakistan are the capital city Islamabad and the seaport of Karachi.
The map shows a city map of Lahore with expressways, main roads and streets, Allama Iqbal International Airport (IATA code: LHE) is located in a distance of about 15 km (9 mi) south east from the center of the city.
Wazir Khan Mosque, the almost 400 year old mosque was built during the reign of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan.
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Sunday-December-21 08:18 UTC/GMT +5 hours
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|City Coordinates: 31°32′59″N 74°20′37″E
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