Ankara is one of the most populated cities in Turkey, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Asia, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 39.57N latitude / 32.54E longitude. For routing in Ankara, please check the free driving directions Ankara service below.
When you visit Turkey, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Turkish, and the officially used currency is Turkish lira (TRY), since 2005.
Ankara, the capital city, has numerous population; 4 194 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Ankara counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Turkey, bears 81 916 871 sum citizens spreading on its 302 534,86 sq mi / 783 562 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Turkey is Unitary parliamentary constitutional republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Yurtta Sulh, Cihanda Sulh, while salute for the national anthem called: Istiklâl Marsi (The Independence March).
Google maps Ankara, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Turkey and the neighboring countries like Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Syria.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Turkey Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Turkey
Turkey is at the northeast end of the Mediterranean Sea in the southeast Europe and southwest Asia. To the north is the Black Sea and to the west is the Aegean Sea. Its neighbors are Greece and Bulgaria to the west, Russia, Ukraine, and Romania to the north and northwest (through the Black Sea), Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Iran to the east, and Syria and Iraq to the south. The Dardanelles, the Sea of Marmara, and the Bosporus divide the country. Turkey in Europe comprises an area about equal to the state of Massachusetts. Turkey in Asia is about the size of Texas. Its center is a treeless plateau rimmed by mountains.