Istanbul is located in the Marmara Region of Turkey at the elevation of 39 meter from sea level with coordinates or lat long 41°00′49″N 28°57′18″E, nearest airport i.e Istanbul Atatürk Airport South-West of the city center in a distance is 20.2 k/m, Istanbul shared its border with only Faith city, as this city is sorounded by sea in its three sides

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Information about Istanbul

Name Istanbul
Country Turkey
Continent Eurasia (Western Asia and Southeast Europe)
Came in existence 660 BC
Previous name any Byzantium (660 BC) and Constantinople (330 CE)
Area (Metro) 5,343 km2 (2,063 sq mi)
Area (Urban) 1,539 km2 (594 sq mi)
Population (Metro) 14,657,434 (2015)
Population Density (Metro) 2,691/km2 (6,970/sq mi)
Lat Long 41°00′49″N 28°57′18″E
Name of Monuments Aviation Martyrs’ Monument, Column of Constantine, Column of the Goths, Column of Marcian, Monument of Liberty, Monument of Republic
Places to Visit Hagia Sophia Museum, Grand Bazaar, Basilica Cistern, Topkapi Palace, Bosphorus Strait, Dolmabahce Palace, Gulhane Park, Emirgan Park, Galata Tower, Fatih Mosque and Complex
Time Zone EET (UTC+2)
STD Code +90 -212 (European side) and 216 (Asian side)
Zip Code Start 34000 to 34990
Languages Turkish
Mayor Kadir Topbaş (AKP)
Transportation Taxis, Trams, Car, City bus, Airbus
Rivers Bosphorus and Riva
Lakes Kucukcekmece, Buyukcekmece, Dam and Terkos lake
Mountains Mount Ararat
Airports Istanbul Atatürk Airport (Europe side) and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (Asia Side)

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