Eastern Anatolia

Eastern Anatolia is a region in . It occupies the mountainous east of the country and has the harshest winters. Eastern Anatolia has an elevation of 2338 metres.
Photo: Son kahraman, Public domain.

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is a city in eastern , . It is the largest city in and capital of . Photo: Zcebeci, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a mostly Kurdish-populated city in eastern 's , located on the eastern shore of . Photo: Bahoz, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in Eastern Anatolia. It is most frequently visited as a jumping off point for… Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a large city in the Eastern Anatolia region of and the capital of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Elâzığ, formerly Mamuretülaziz, is a city in Eastern Anatolia region of , and the administrative centre of Elâzığ Province. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is a city in Eastern Anatolia. After suffering from powerful earthquakes, it has undergone a process of renewal and has become a modern city—Erzincan is one of the most orderly cities in . Photo: Bertramz, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in Eastern Anatolia, . It's the capital of Province in the extreme northeast Turkey, bordering both , and . Photo: Jaba1977, CC0.

is a majority Kurdish city in . It is the capital of , located in the middle of Eastern Anatolia Region. Photo: CanTuncelili, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hakkâri, formerly known as Julamerk, is a city and the capital of the of . Photo: hamza atılgan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Once upon a time, , the capital of the Empire under the Bagratid Dynasty, rivaled the Middle East's most powerful cities. Photo: Ggia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district of of , and it is the easternmost district of Turkey, lying near the border with . Photo: Seksen iki yüz kırk beş, Public domain.

is a city on the western shore of . It is the chief city of District within in eastern , and has about 96,000 inhabitants. Photo: Nemrutkardelen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in Eastern Anatolia, north of .

is a town in Eastern Anatolia, . It's one of the towns that was located on the Silk Road. Photo: Hüseyin Öcal, CC BY 3.0.

Eastern Anatolia

Latitude of center
39.4266° or 39° 25' 35.7" north
Longitude of center
41.2346° or 41° 14' 4.7" east
Population
4,170,000
Elevation
2338 metres (7671 feet)
Geo­Names ID
10922505

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Rajoni i Anadollit Lindor
  • Arabic: شرق الأناضول
  • Arabic: منطقة الأناضول الشرقية
  • Arabic: منطقة شرق الأناضول
  • Armenian: Արևելյան Անատոլիա
  • Armenian: Արևելյան Անատոլիա տարածաշրջան
  • Asturian: Rexón d'Anatolia Oriental
  • Asturian: Rexón de Anatolia Oriental
  • Azerbaijani: Şərqi Anadolu regionu
  • Basque: Ekialdeko Anatolia eskualdea
  • Belarusian: Рэгіён Усходняя Анатолія
  • Belarusian: Усходняя Анатолія
  • Bosnian: Istočna Anadolija
  • Bulgarian: Източен Анадол
  • Catalan: Regió d'Anatòlia Oriental
  • Central Kurdish: ناوچەی ئاناتۆلیای ڕۆژھەڵات
  • Chechen: Малхбален Анатоли
  • Chinese: 东安纳托利亚地区
  • Chinese: 東安納托利亞地區
  • Chinese: 東部安那托利亞地區
  • Czech: Východní Anatolie
  • Dimli (individual language): Mıntıqaya Anatoliya Rocvetışi
  • Dutch: Dogu Anadolu Bolgesi
  • Dutch: Doğu Anadolu Bölgesi
  • Dutch: Oost-Anatolie
  • Dutch: Oost-Anatolië
  • Dutch: Oost-Turkije
  • English: Eastern Anatolia Region
  • Esperanto: Orienta Anatolia Regiono
  • Esperanto: Orienta Anatolio
  • Esperanto: Regiono Orienta Anatolio
  • French: Anatolie orientale
  • French: Région de l'Anatolie orientale
  • French: région de l'Anatolie orientale
  • Galician: Rexión da Anatolia Oriental
  • Georgian: აღმოსავლეთ ანატოლიის რეგიონი
  • German: Dogu Anadolu
  • German: Dogu Anadolu Bölgesi
  • German: Doğu Anadolu
  • German: Doğu Anadolu Bölgesi
  • German: Ostanatolien
  • Greek: Περιοχή Ανατολικής Ανατολίας
  • Hebrew: מזרח אנטוליה
  • Hebrew: מחוז מזרח אנטוליה
  • Hungarian: Kelet-anatóliai régió
  • Indonesian: Doğu Anadolu Bölgesi
  • Indonesian: Eastern Anatolia Region
  • Indonesian: Kawasan Anatolia Timur
  • Italian: Regione dell'Anatolia Orientale
  • Japanese: 東アナトリア
  • Japanese: 東アナトリア地域
  • Japanese: 東アナトリア地方
  • Korean: 동부 아나톨리아 지역
  • Korean: 동아나톨리아 지역
  • Latvian: Austrumu Anatolijas reģions
  • Macedonian: Источна Анадолија
  • Marathi: पूर्व अनातोलिया प्रदेश
  • Nepali: पूर्वी एनाटोलिया क्षेत्र
  • Northern Frisian: Uastanatoolien
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Aust-Anatolia
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Doğu Anadolu Bölgesi
  • Persian: ناحیه آناتولی شرقی
  • Portuguese: Região da Anatólia Oriental
  • Romanian: Regiunea Anatolia de Est
  • Russian: Восточная Анатолия
  • Scots: Eastren Anatolie Region
  • Serbo-Croatian: Istočna Anadolija
  • Slovenian: Vzhodna Anatolija, Turčija
  • Slovenian: Vzhodna Anatolija
  • Spanish: Region de Anatolia Oriental
  • Spanish: Región de Anatolia Oriental
  • Swahili: Kanda ya Anatolia ya Mashariki
  • Tagalog: Eastern Anatolia Region
  • Tagalog: Silangang Rehiyon ng Anatolia
  • Tajik: Анатулии Шарқӣ
  • Tamil: கிழக்கு அனடோலியா பிராந்தியம்
  • Turkish: Doğu Anadolu Bölgesi
  • Turkish: Doğu anadolu
  • Uighur: شەرقىي ئاناتولىيە رايونى
  • Ukrainian: Східна Анатолія
  • Urdu: مشرقی اناطولیہ علاقہ
  • Western Panjabi: مشرقی اناطولیہ علاقہ
  • Mıntıqay Anatoliya Rocvetışi
  • ھەرێمی ئاناتۆلیای ڕۆژھەڵات

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