Cooktown

Cooktown is a small coastal town in . In 1770 Captain James Cook landed on the banks of the Endeavour River repairing his ship Endeavour, after it ran aground on the Great Barrier Reef.
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Cooktown

Latitude
-15.4657° or 15° 27' 56.5" south
Longitude
145.2498° or 145° 14' 59.4" east
Open Location Code
5RP7G6MX+PW
Population
3170
IATA airport code
CTN
United Nations Location Code
AU CTN
Elevation
1 metre (3 feet)
Geo­Names ID
2170658

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Cooktown
  • Arabic: كوكتاون
  • Arabic: كوكتاون، كوينزلاند
  • Catalan: Cooktown
  • Cebuano: Cooktown
  • Chinese: 库克敦
  • Chinese: 庫克敦
  • Czech: Cooktown
  • Dutch: Cooktown
  • English: Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
  • English: Cooktown, Queensland
  • Esperanto: Cooktown (Kvinslando)
  • Esperanto: Cooktown
  • French: Cooktown
  • German: Cooktown
  • Italian: Cooktown
  • Japanese: クックタウン
  • Korean: 쿡타운
  • Malay: Cooktown, Queensland
  • Marathi: कूकटाउन, क्वीन्सलंड
  • Marathi: कूकटाउन
  • Persian: کوکتاون، کوئینزلند
  • Polish: Cooktown
  • Portuguese: Cooktown
  • Russian: Куктаун
  • Spanish: Cooktown
  • Swedish: Cooktown
  • Ukrainian: Куктаун

Other Places Named Cooktown

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  • Hamlet, Georgia, United States
  • Hamlet, Louisiana, United States
  • Hamlet, Tennessee, United States

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