Islamabad

Islamabad has been the capital of since 1960 when the capital city was moved from . Although it is only the ninth largest city of Pakistan, together with its neighbouring twin city of Rawalpindi, the greater Islamabad-Rawalpindi metropolitan area is the third largest conurbation with a population of over 4.5 million inhabitants.
Photo: Kamranmangrio, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Zoo
, previously Marghazar Zoo, was an 82-acre zoo in . Photo: Farhan, CC BY 2.0.

Monument
The is a national monument and heritage museum located on the western Shakarparian Hills in Islamabad, . Photo: Yaarahmadd, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
Heritage Museum, also known as is a museum administered and managed by Lok Virsa - National Institute of Folk & Traditional Heritage. Photo: Khalid Mahmood, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Stadium
The is a multi-purpose stadium in Islamabad, . Photo: Zainii7, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a village located in a ravine in Pakistan in the Margalla Hills, near the overlook, just outside Islamabad. Photo: A8junea, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Islamabad

Latitude
33.7167° or 33° 43' north
Longitude
73.0667° or 73° 4' east
Open Location Code
8J5MP388+MM
Population
1,010,000
IATA airport code
ISB
United Nations Location Code
PK ISB
Elevation
579 metres (1900 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 316440978
Geo­Names ID
1176615
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Islamabad
  • Afar: İslamabad
  • Afrikaans: Islamabad
  • Akan: Islamabad
  • Albanian: Islamabadi
  • Amharic: ኢስላማባድ
  • Arabic: Islamabad
  • Arabic: إسلام آباد
  • Armenian: Իսլամաբադ
  • Assamese: ইছলামাবাদ
  • Asturian: Islamabad
  • Awadhi: इस्लामाबाद
  • Azerbaijani: İslamabad
  • Bashkir: Исламабад
  • Basque: Islamabad
  • Belarusian: Ісламабад
  • Bengali: ইসলামাবাদ
  • Bosnian: Islamabad
  • Breton: Islamabad
  • Bulgarian: Исламабад
  • Burmese: အစ္စလာမာဘတ်မြို့
  • Burmese: အစ္စ​လာမ်​မာ​ဗတ်​မြို့
  • Catalan: Islamabad
  • Cebuano: Islamabad (ulohang dakbayan sa Pakistan)
  • Cebuano: Islamabad
  • Central Bikol: Islamabad
  • Central Kurdish: ئیسلاماباد
  • Chechen: Исламабад
  • Chinese: Islamabad
  • Chinese: 伊斯兰堡
  • Chinese: 伊斯兰玛巴德
  • Chinese: 伊斯蘭堡
  • Chinese: 伊斯蘭瑪巴德
  • Croatian: Islamabad
  • Czech: Islámábád
  • Danish: Islamabad
  • Dhivehi: އިސްލާމްއާބާދު
  • Dimli (individual language): Islamabad
  • Dotyali: इस्लामाबाद
  • Dutch: Islamabad
  • Egyptian Arabic: اسلام اباد
  • English: Islāmābād
  • Esperanto: Islamabado
  • Estonian: Islamabad
  • Estonian: Islāmābād
  • Faroese: Islamabad
  • Fiji Hindi: Islamabad
  • Finnish: Islamabad
  • French: Islamabad
  • Galician: Islamabad
  • Georgian: ისლამაბადი
  • German: Islamabad
  • Greek: Ισλαμαμπάντ
  • Gujarati: ઇસ્લામાબાદ
  • Haitian: Islamabad
  • Hakka Chinese: Islamabad
  • Hausa: Islamabad
  • Hebrew: איסלמבאד
  • Hebrew: איסלמבד
  • Hebrew: אסלאמאבאד
  • Hindi: इस्लामाबाद
  • Hungarian: Iszlámábád
  • Icelandic: Islamabad
  • Ido: Islamabad
  • Iloko: Islamabad
  • Indonesian: Islamabad
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Islamabad
  • Interlingue: Islamabad
  • Irish: Islamabad
  • Italian: Islamabad
  • Japanese: イスラマバード
  • Japanese: イスラーマーバード首都圏
  • Javanese: Islamabad
  • Kalaallisut: Islamabad
  • Kannada: ಇಸ್ಲಾಮಾಬಾದ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: İslamabad
  • Kashmiri: اِسلام آبادٖ
  • Kazakh: Исламабад
  • Kikuyu: Islamabad
  • Kinyarwanda: Islamabad
  • Kirghiz: Исламабад
  • Korean: 이슬라마바드
  • Kurdish: Îslamabad
  • Lao: Islamabad
  • Latin: Islamabada
  • Latvian: Islamabada
  • Latvian: Islāmābāda
  • Lezghian: Исламабад
  • Lithuanian: Islamabadas
  • Livvi: Islamabad
  • Lombard: Islamabad
  • Luxembourgish: Islamabad
  • Macedonian: Исламабад
  • Maithili: इस्लामाबाद
  • Malay: Islamabad
  • Malayalam: ഇസ്ലാമബാദ്
  • Maori: Islamabad
  • Marathi: इस्लामाबाद
  • Mazanderani: اسلام آباد
  • Min Dong Chinese: Islamabad
  • Min Nan Chinese: Islamabad
  • Mingrelian: ისლამაბადი
  • Mirandese: Islamabad
  • Mongolian: Исламабад
  • Moroccan Arabic: إسلاماباد
  • Neapolitan: Islamabad
  • Nepali: इस्लामाबाद
  • Northern Frisian: Islamabad
  • Northern Luri: اسلام آباد
  • Northern Sami: Islamabad
  • Norwegian: Islamabad
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Islamabad
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Islamabad
  • Novial: Islamabad
  • Occitan (post 1500): Islamabad
  • Oriya: ଇସଲାମାବାଦ
  • Ossetian: Исламабад
  • Panjabi: ਇਸਲਾਮਾਬਾਦ
  • Papiamento: Islamabad
  • Persian: اسلام‌آباد
  • Piemontese: Islamabad
  • Polish: Islamabad
  • Portuguese: Islamabad
  • Portuguese: Islamabade
  • Portuguese: Território da Capital Islamabad
  • Pushto: اسلام آباد
  • Pushto: اسلام اباد
  • Romanian: Islamabad
  • Russian: Исламабад
  • Samogitian: Islamabads
  • Sardinian: Islamabad
  • Scots: Islamabad
  • Scottish Gaelic: Islamabad
  • Serbian: Исламабад
  • Serbo-Croatian: Islamabad
  • Shona: Islamabad
  • Sicilian: Islamabad
  • Silesian: Islamabad
  • Sindhi: اسلام آباد
  • Sinhala: ඉස්ලාමාබාද්
  • Slovak: Islamabad
  • Slovenian: Islamabad
  • South Azerbaijani: ایسلام آباد
  • Spanish: Islamabad
  • Sundanese: Islamabad
  • Swahili: Islamabad
  • Swedish: Islamabad
  • Tagalog: Islamabad
  • Tajik: Исламабад
  • Tajik: Исломобод
  • Tamil: இஸ்லமாபாத்
  • Tamil: இஸ்லாமாபாத்
  • Tatar: İslamabad
  • Telugu: ఇస్లామాబాద్
  • Thai: อิสลามาบัด
  • Thai: อิสลามาบาด
  • Tibetan: ཨི་སི་ལམ་བོ།
  • Turkish: İslamabad
  • Turkmen: Yslamabat
  • Udmurt: Исламабад
  • Uighur: ئىسلامئاباد
  • Ukrainian: Ісламабад
  • Upper Sorbian: Islamabad
  • Urdu: اسلام آباد
  • Uzbek: Islomobod
  • Veps: Islamabad
  • Vietnamese: Islamabad
  • Võro: Islamabad
  • Waray (Philippines): Islamabad
  • Welsh: Islamabad
  • Western Frisian: Islamabad
  • Western Panjabi: اسلام آباد
  • Wu Chinese: 伊斯兰堡
  • Yakut: Исламабад
  • Yiddish: איסלאמאבאד
  • Yoruba: Islàmabad
  • Yue Chinese: 伊斯蘭堡
  • ICT
  • Islamahbad
  • اسلام آباد وفاقی دارالحکومت علاقہ

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