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___ Satellite View and Map of the City of Asmara (Asmera)

About Asmara

Asmara Coat of Arms, Image: Me - MeSatellite view is showing Asmara, largest city and the national capital of Eritrea. The city is located on the edge the Great Rift Valley and the Eritrean highlands, at an elevation of over 2300 meters above sea level. Asmara lies toward the interior about 110 km by road from the country's coast to the Red Sea.

The city was somtimes called Piccola Roma, for its well-preserved colonial Italian architecture. Asmara and the rest of the country was occupied by Italy in 1889 and the city was made the capital of Italian Eritrea.

Today Asmara has a population of about 650,000 inhabitants. Spoken languages are Tigre and Cushitic.

The map shows a city map of Asmara with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the location of Asmara International Airport (IATA code: ASM) about 5 km (3 mi) south of the city.

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Boulevard in downtown Asmara, Eritrea
Boulevard in downtown Asmara.
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Local Time Eritrea:
Tuesday-April-16  16:09  
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City Coordinates: 15°20′N 38°56′E
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