Baucau is 's second largest city, behind . It is located on the northern coast of East Timor, east of Dili. The city has East Timor's only major airport outside of the capital.

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  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 15,000
  • IATA airport code: BCH
  • United Nations Location Code: TL BCH
  • Latitude: -8.4757° or 8° 28' 32.6" south
  • Longitude: 126.4563° or 126° 27' 22.8" east
  • Elevation: 367 meters (1204 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 1649539

Other Names for Baucau

  • Chinese: 包考
  • French: Baucau
  • German: Baucau
  • Hebrew: באוקאו
  • Indonesian: Baucau
  • Italian: Baucau
  • Korean: 바우카우
  • Polish: Baucau
  • Portuguese: Baucau
  • Russian: Баукау
  • Spanish: Baucau
  • Thai: บาวคาว
  • Thai: เขตเบาเกา
  • Bacau
  • Vila Salazar

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