Central Anatolia

Central Anatolia is a region of . It occupies country's central plateau, which is mostly a steppe. Central Anatolia has an elevation of 844 metres.

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is 's capital, and its second city in size after . Photo: Jorge Franganillo, CC BY 2.0.

is an area in Central Anatolia in best known for its unique moon-like landscape, underground cities, cave churches and houses carved in the rocks. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in Central Anatolia in , known as the city of whirling dervishes and for its outstanding Seljuk architecture. Photo: Akkoyun, CC BY 2.5.

is a large industrialised city in Central Anatolia, . Photo: GMM, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a city in the northwestern part of Central Anatolia. Photo: Spigidbe83, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in central and the seat of . Photo: Валерий Дед, CC BY 3.0.

is a city in western , the capital of . Photo: Emin Başar ÖZDEMİR, CC BY 3.0.

is a town in the Central Anatolia region of . Photo: Starliner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an industrial city in Central Anatolia, Turkey, with a population in 2012 of 141,630. Photo: Fethullahkizilkaya, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in Central Anatolia, close to the edge of what might be called the Greater area. Photo: minamie, CC BY 2.0.

was a very large Neolithic and Chalcolithic proto-city settlement in southern , which existed from approximately 7100 BC to 5700 BC, and flourished around 7000 BC. Photo: Verity Cridland, CC BY 2.0.

is the capital city of , in , about 140 km northeast of . Photo: XperfectTR, Public domain.

Divriği is a small town and a district of of . Photo: Bertramz, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town and a district of in the Aegean region of .

is a Central Anatolian village of 2400 people, set in a kilometre-high plateau surrounded by mountains southwest of . Photo: China Crisis, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Central Anatolia

Latitude of center
39.1718° or 39° 10' 18.3" north
Longitude of center
33.5235° or 33° 31' 24.5" east
844 metres (2,769 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Rajoni i Anadollit Qendror
  • Arabic: منطقة وسط الأناضول
  • Armenian: Կենտրոնական Անատոլիա
  • Armenian: Կենտրոնական Անատոլիա տարածաշրջան
  • Asturian; Bable: Rexón d'Anatolia Central
  • Azerbaijani: Mərkəzi Anadolu regionu
  • Basque: Erdialdeko Anatolia eskualdea
  • Belarusian: Рэгіён Цэнтральная Анатолія
  • Belarusian: Цэнтральная Анатолія
  • Bosnian: Centralna Anadolija
  • Bulgarian: Централен Анадол
  • Catalan: Anatòlia Central
  • Catalan: Regió d'Anatòlia Central
  • Central Kurdish: ناوچەی ئاناتۆلیای ناوەندی
  • Chechen: Юккъера Анатоли
  • Chinese: 中安纳托利亚
  • Chinese: 中部安那托利亚地区
  • Chinese: 中部安那托利亞地區
  • Czech: Střední Anatolie
  • Dimli: Mıntıqay Anatoliya Merkezi
  • Dutch: Centraal-Anatolie
  • Dutch: Centraal-Anatolië
  • Dutch: Ic Anadolu Bolgesi
  • Dutch: İç Anadolu Bölgesi
  • English: Central Anatolia Region
  • Esperanto: Centra Anatolia regiono
  • Esperanto: Centra Anatolio
  • French: Anatolie centrale
  • French: Région de l'Anatolie centrale
  • French: région de l'Anatolie centrale
  • Gallegan: Rexión da Anatolia Central
  • Georgian: ცენტრალური ანატოლიის რეგიონი
  • German: Ic Anadolu
  • German: Mittelanatolien
  • German: Zentral-Anatolien
  • German: Zentralanatolien
  • Greek: Περιοχή Κεντρικής Ανατολίας
  • Hebrew: מחוז מרכז אנטוליה
  • Hebrew: מרכז אנטוליה
  • Hungarian: Közép-anatóliai régió
  • Indonesian: Central Anatolia Region
  • Indonesian: Kawasan Anatolia Tengah
  • Indonesian: İç Anadolu Bölgesi
  • Italian: Regione dell'Anatolia Centrale
  • Japanese: 中央アナトリア
  • Japanese: 中央アナトリア地域
  • Japanese: 中央アナトリア地方
  • Korean: 중부 아나톨리아 지역
  • Korean: 중앙 아나톨리아 지역
  • Korean: 중앙아나톨리아 지역
  • Kurdish: Anadoliya navin
  • Kurdish: Anadoliya navîn
  • Kurdish: Anadolya navin
  • Kurdish: Anatolia navin
  • Kurdish: Anatoliya Navîn
  • Kurdish: Anatoliya navîn
  • Kurdish: Anatoliyaya Navîn
  • Kurdish: Anatolya navîn
  • Kurdish: Anatolîya Navîn
  • Kurdish: ئاناتۆلیا ناڤین
  • Macedonian: Средна Анадолија
  • Marathi: मध्य अनातोलिया प्रदेश
  • Northern Frisian: Madelanatoolien
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sentral-Anatolia
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: İç Anadolu Bölgesi
  • Persian: ناحیه آناتولی مرکزی
  • Portuguese: Anatólia Central
  • Portuguese: Região da Anatólia Central
  • Romanian: Regiunea Anatolia Centrală
  • Russian: Центральная Анатолия
  • Scots: Central Anatolie Region
  • Serbo-Croatian: Centralna Anadolija
  • Slovenian: Osrednja Anatolija, Turčija
  • Slovenian: Osrednja Anatolija
  • South Azerbaijani: مرکزی آنادولو بؤلگه‌سی
  • Spanish: Anatolia Central
  • Spanish: Region de Anatolia Central
  • Spanish: Región de Anatolia Central
  • Swahili (generic): Kanda ya Anatolia ya Kati
  • Tagalog: Central Anatolia
  • Tagalog: Gitnang Anatolia
  • Tagalog: Rehiyon ng Gitnang Anatolia
  • Tajik: Анатулии Марказӣ
  • Tatar: Үзәк Анатулы
  • Turkish: ICANADOLU Bölgesi
  • Turkish: Orta Anadolu
  • Turkish: İç Anadolu Bölgesi
  • Turkish: İç anadolu
  • Turkish: İçanadolu bölgesi
  • Uighur: ئوتتۇرا ئاناتولىيە رايونى
  • Uighur: ئىچ ئاناتولىيە رايونى
  • Ukrainian: Центральна Анатолія
  • Urdu: وسطی اناطولیہ علاقہ
  • Anatolya Navîn
  • Կեդրոնական Անատոլիա
  • ھەرێمی ئاناتۆلیای ناوەندی

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