Ecuador is a country in northwestern , with a Pacific Ocean coastline, lying on the Equator between , to the north and east, and , to the south and east.

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is the capital of . It was founded in 1534 on the ruins of an ancient Inca city.

The are a small archipelago of islands belonging to in the eastern Pacific Ocean.

is a vibrant colonial city in southern , the third largest in the country, and the capital of Azuay Province.

is the largest city in . is a sea port, and its personality derives much from that fact.


is a region in . At an elevation of over 2,200m, the Andean highlands are very scenic, and can offer breathtaking natural experience.

is a region in . Here you can find nice beaches, tropical climate and a laid back atmosphere.

The is a region of . The spreads over 6 Ecuadorian provinces: Sucumbíos, Orellana, Napo, Pastaza, Morona Santiago and Zamora Chinchipe.

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  • Location:
  • Population: 14,800,000
  • Latitude of center: 1° 27' (1.45°) south
  • Longitude of center: 78° 31' 48" (78.53°) west
  • Elevation: 3074 meters (10,085 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 283,560 km² (109,483 miles²)
  • Language: Spanish
  • Currency: Dollar (USD)
  • Phone code: 593
  • Internet domain: .ec
  • Neighbors: and
  • Wikidata: Ecuador
  • Wikimedia Commons: Ecuador

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Other Names for Ecuador

Akan: Ikuwadɔ, Albanian: Ekuator, Amharic: ኢኳዶር, Arabic: اكوادور, Arabic: الاكوادور, Armenian: Էկվադոր, Azerbaijani: Ekvador, Bambara: Ekwatɔr, Basque: Ekuador, Belarusian: Эквадор, Bengali: ইকুয়াডর, Bengali: ইকোয়াডর, Bosnian: Ekvador, Bulgarian: Еквадор, Burmese: အီကွေဒေါ, Catalan: Equador, Central Khmer: អេក្វាឌ័រ, Chinese: 厄瓜多尔, Croatian: Ekvador, Czech: Ekvádor, English: Republic of Ecuador, Esperanto: Ekvadoro, Ewe: Ekuadɔ nutome, Faroese: Ekvador, French: Équateur, Fulah: Ekuwatoor, Ganda: Ekwado, Georgian: ეკვადორი, German: Ecuador
Greek: Εκουαδόρ, Gujarati: એક્વાડોર, Hausa: Ekwador, Hebrew: אקוואדור, Hebrew: אקוודור, Hindi: इक्वाडोर, Hungarian: Ekvádor, Icelandic: Ekvador, Indonesian: Ekuador, Irish: Eacuadór, Italian: Ecuador, Japanese: エクアドル, Japanese: エクアドル共和国, Kannada: ಈಕ್ವೆಡಾರ್, Kikuyu: Ekwado, Korean: 에콰도르, Kurdish: ئیکوادۆر, Lao: ເອກວາດໍ, Latvian: Ekvadora, Lingala: Ekwatɛ́lɛ, Lithuanian: Ekvadoras, Luba-Katanga: Ekwatele, Macedonian: Еквадор, Malagasy: Ekoatera, Malayalam: ഇക്വഡോര്‍, Maltese: Ekwador, Marathi: इक्वाडोर, Nepali (macrolanguage): इक्वडेर, Occitan (post 1500): Eqüator
Oriya (macrolanguage): ଇକ୍ୱାଡୋର୍, Persian: اکوادور, Polish: Ekwador, Portuguese: Equador, Rundi: Ekwateri, Russian: Эквадор, Sango: Ekuatëre, Serbian: Еквадор, Sinhala: ඉක්වදෝරය, Slovak: Ekvádor, Slovenian: Ekvador, Somali: Ikuwadoor, Spanish: Ecuador, Spanish: República del Ecuador, Swahili (macrolanguage): Ekwado, Tamil: ஈக்வடார், Telugu: ఈక్వడోర్, Thai: เอกวาดอร์, Tibetan: ཨི་ཁྭ་ཌོར།, Tigrinya: ኢኳዶር, Tonga (Tonga Islands): ʻEkuetoa, Turkish: Ekvador, Ukrainian: Еквадор, Urdu: ایکواڈور, Vietnamese: Ê-cu-a-đo, Vietnamese: Ê-qu-a-đo (Ecuador), Welsh: Ecwador, Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Ekuádò, Zulu: i-Ecuador
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