Calabar is the capital city of Cross River State in . It is a charming and quite peaceful city. Calabar is one of the oldest trading centers in Nigeria.


  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 462,000
  • IATA airport code: CBQ
  • United Nations Location Code: NG CBQ
  • Latitude: 4° 57' 32.1" (4.9589°) north
  • Longitude: 8° 19' 37" (8.327°) east
  • Elevation: 37 meters (121 feet)
  • Wikidata: Calabar
  • Wikimedia Commons: Calabar

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Bulgarian: Калабар, Chinese: 卡拉巴尔, Esperanto: Kalabaro, French: Calabar, German: Calabar, Italian: Calabar, Korean: 칼라바르, Lithuanian: Kalabaras, Portuguese: Calabar, Russian: Калабар, Spanish: Calabar, Ukrainian: Калабар, Urdu: کالابار

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