East Cairo

The eastern districts of are a series of planned communities which have been built away from the congestion of historic Cairo. The most prominent communities are Heliopolis, Nasr City, and New Cairo.
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East Cairo

Latitude
30.1006° or 30° 6' 2" north
Longitude
31.3325° or 31° 19' 57" east
Population
142,000
Elevation
79 metres (259 feet)
United Nations Location Code
EG HEL
Open Location Code
8G2H482M+72
Open­Street­Map ID
node 768591736
Geo­Names ID
352262
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: حي مصر الجديدة
  • Arabic: ضاحية مصر الجديدة
  • Arabic: مصر الجديدة
  • Arabic: مصر الجديده
  • Arabic: هليوبليس الجديدة
  • Catalan: Heliopolis
  • Catalan: Heliòpolis
  • Chinese: 太陽城
  • Chinese: 赫利奧波利斯 (開羅郊區)
  • Danish: Heliopolis
  • Dutch: Heliopolis (stadswijk)
  • Dutch: Heliopolis
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: مصر الجديده
  • English: Heliopolis, Cairo
  • English: Heliopolis
  • English: Misr el Gadida
  • Esperanto: Heliopolo
  • Finnish: Heliopolis
  • French: Heliopolis
  • French: Héliopolis
  • French: Héliopolis (Égypte) moderne
  • German: Heliopolis
  • Greek: Ηλιούπολη Καΐρου
  • Hebrew: הליופוליס
  • Irish: Héileapoil
  • Italian: Eliopoli
  • Italian: Heliopolis
  • Japanese: ヘリオポリス (カイロ)
  • Japanese: ヘリオポリス
  • Japanese: ミスル・アル=ジャディーダ
  • Lithuanian: Heliopolis
  • Persian: مصر الجدیده
  • Persian: هلیوپلیس
  • Polish: Heliopolis
  • Portuguese: Heliopolis
  • Portuguese: Heliópolis
  • Russian: Гелиополис
  • Russian: Гелиополь
  • Spanish: Heliópolis
  • Spanish: Heliópolis (El Cairo)
  • Swedish: Heliopolis
  • Swedish: Misr el-Gedida
  • Urdu: عین شمس
  • Urdu: مصر الجدیدہ
  • Urdu: ہیلیوپولس
  • Welsh: Heliopolis
  • Western Panjabi: عین شمس
  • Mişr al Jadīdah
  • Miṣr el-Gedîda

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