As shown in the given Jakarta location map that Jakarta is located on the north-west cost of Indonesia. Jakarta is the most populous and capital city of Indonesia.
Location Map of Jakarta, Indonesia
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Where is Jakarta Located?
Jakarta officially the Special Capital Region of Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia. Jakarta is situated on the northwest coast of Java, at the mouth of the Ciliwung River on Jakarta Bay, an inlet of the Java Sea. It has the Status of Special Capital Territory. The urban area of Jakarta i.e. Jabodetabek, is the second largest in the world. Furthermore, Jakarta is the economic, cultural, and political centre of Indonesia. Above all, Jakarta is recognized as global city in the 2008 by Globalization and World Cities Study Group and Network (GaWC) research.
The word Jakarta is coined from the Javanese word i.e. "Jayakarta" that means "complete victory," "victorious deed," or "complete act." The city is quite old and has had the historical importance. It is one of the oldest trading ports for the Kingdom of Sunda. The city is connected through numerous intercity and commuter railways, and served by various bus lines running on reserved bus ways. One of the most important features in the city is the National Monument and Istiqlal Mosque.
Facts about Jakarta City, Indonesia
|Region||Special Capital Region of Jakarta|
|Founded||22 June 1527|
|Location||Jakarta is situated on the northwest coast of Java.|
|Jakarta Coordinates||6.2088° S, 106.8456° E|
|Area of Jakarta||662.3 km2 (255.7 sq mi)|
|Jakarta Population (2019)||10,770,487 (6th in Indonesia)|
|Jakarta Climate||Tropical monsoon climate|
|Jakarta Time zone||UTC+07:00 (Indonesia Western Time)|
|Jakarta Major Airport||Soekarno–Hatta International Airport (CGK)|
Places to Visit in Jakarta
|Taman Mini Indonesia Indah||Wayang Museum||Waterbom Pantai Indah Kapuk||Taman Lapangan Banteng|
|National Monument||akarta Bahari Museum||Selamat Datang Monument||Onrust Island|
|Taman Impian Jaya Ancol||Sea World Ancol||SnowBay Waterpark TMII||Transera Waterpark|
|Dunia Fantasi - Ancol||Setu Babakan||National Gallery of Indonesia||Taman Rekreasi Wiladatika|
|Jakarta History Museum||Taman Suropati||Taman Menteng||Mayestik Market|
|Istiqlal Mosque||Ancol beach||Ocean Dream Samudra - Ancol||Proclamation of Independence|
|National Museum||Pulau Bidadari||Atlantis Water Adventures Ancol||Situ Gintung Tourism Park|
|Merdeka Square, Jakarta||Kidzania Jakarta||Taman Wisata Alam Mangrove, Angke||Jakarta Planetarium|
|Ragunan Zoo||Museum Bank Indonesia||Allianz Eco Park||Jakarta Old Town|