Tashkent is one of the most populated cities in Uzbekistan, 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: 41.20N latitude / 69.10E longitude. For routing in Tashkent, please check the free driving directions Tashkent service below.
When you visit Uzbekistan, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Uzbek, and the officially used currency is Uzbekistani som (UZS), since 1994.
Tashkent, the capital city, has numerous population; 2 227 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Tashkent counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Uzbekistan, bears 32 364 996 sum citizens spreading on its 172 742,03 sq mi / 447 400 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Uzbekistan is Unitary presidential constitutional republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: N/A, while saluting for the national anthem called: N/A.
Google maps Tashkent, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Uzbekistan and the neighboring countries like Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan.
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 Uzbekistan Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan situated in central Asia between the Amu Darya and Syr Darya Rivers, the Aral Sea, and the slopes of the Tien Shan Mountains. It bounded by Kazakhstan in the north and northwest, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan in the east and southeast, Turkmenistan in the southwest, and Afghanistan in the south.
The republic also includes the Karakalpakstan Autonomous Republic, with its capital, Nukus (1992 est. pop., 182,000). The country is about one-tenth larger in area than the state of California.