João Pessoa

João Pessoa, a port city in northeastern , is the state of 's capital and largest city, with an estimated population of 817,511. It is located on the right bank of the Paraiba do Norte river.The new "Estação Ciência, Cultura e Artes", located at the most eastern point of the Americas, is an educational and cultural institution as well as a national landmark.
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Notable Places in the Area

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Park
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Church
The Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of the Snows also called João Pessoa Cathedral is a Catholic church located in the old town of João Pessoa, capital of the state of Paraiba in . Photo: Geovani.s, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Hotel
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Localities in the Area

Town
is a municipality in the state of in the of . which serves the state capital is located at . Photo: Internauta, CC BY 3.0.

João Pessoa

Latitude
-7.1216° or 7° 7' 17.8" south
Longitude
-34.882° or 34° 52' 55.3" west
Open Location Code
6947V4H9+95
Population
770,000
IATA airport code
JPA
United Nations Location Code
BR JPA
Elevation
45 metres (148 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 603066977
Geo­Names ID
3397277
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Also Known As

  • Akan: João Pessoa
  • Arabic: João Pessoa
  • Arabic: جواو بيسوا
  • Armenian: Ժուան Պեսոա
  • Asturian; Bable: João Pessoa
  • Basque: Joao Pessoa
  • Basque: João Pessoa
  • Belarusian: Жуан-Песоа
  • Belarusian: Жуан-Пэсоа
  • Bengali: জোয়াও পেসোয়া
  • Bishnupriya: জোয়াও পেসসোয়া
  • Breton: João Pessoa
  • Bulgarian: Жоао Песоа
  • Bulgarian: Жуау Песоа
  • Catalan: João Pessoa
  • Cebuano: João Pessoa (kapital sa estado)
  • Cebuano: João Pessoa
  • Chechen: Жуан-Песоа
  • Chinese: João Pessoa
  • Chinese: 若昂佩索阿
  • Czech: João Pessoa
  • Danish: Joao Pessoa
  • Dutch: João Pessoa
  • Emiliano-Romagnolo: João Pessoa
  • English: Joao Pessoa
  • English: João Pessoa, Paraíba
  • Esperanto: Joao Pessoa
  • Esperanto: João Pessoa
  • Esperanto: Ĵoan-Pesoo
  • Finnish: Joao Pessoa
  • Finnish: João Pessoa
  • French: Joao Pessoa
  • French: João Pessoa
  • Gallegan: João Pessoa
  • Georgian: ჟუან-პესოა
  • German: João Pessoa
  • Greek: Ζοάο Πεσσόα
  • Greek: Ζοάο Πεσόα
  • Gujarati: જોઆઓ પેસોઆ
  • Hebrew: ז'ואאו פזואה
  • Hebrew: ז'ואאו פסואה
  • Hebrew: זואאו פסואה
  • Hebrew: חואאו פסואה
  • Hindi: जुओ पसुआ
  • Hungarian: João Pessoa
  • Ido: João Pessoa
  • Indonesian: Joao Pessoa
  • Indonesian: João Pessoa
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): João Pessoa
  • Irish: João Pessoa
  • Italian: Joao Pessoa
  • Italian: João Pessoa
  • Japanese: ジョアンペソア
  • Japanese: ジョアンペッソア
  • Japanese: ジョアン・ペソア
  • Japanese: ジョアン・ペッソア
  • Japanese: ジョアン・ペッソーア
  • Japanese: ジョン・ペソア
  • Kannada: ಜೊವೊ ಪೆಸ್ಸಾವಾ
  • Kazakh: Jwan-Pesoa
  • Kazakh: Жуан-Песоа
  • Kazakh: جۋان-پەسوا
  • Korean: 주앙페소아
  • Korean: 주앙 페소아
  • Latvian: Žoaunpesoa
  • Latvian: Žuanpesoa
  • Latvian: Žuāunpesoa
  • Lithuanian: João Pessoa
  • Lithuanian: Žoan Pesoa
  • Lithuanian: Žuan Pesoja
  • Malagasy: João Pessoa
  • Malay (generic): João Pessoa
  • Marathi: होआव पेसोआ
  • Min Nan Chinese: João Pessoa
  • Mirandese: João Pessoa
  • Norwegian: João Pessoa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Joao Pessoa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: João Pessoa
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: João Pessoa
  • Persian: ژوآو پسوآ، پارائیبا
  • Persian: ژواو پسوا، پارائیبا
  • Polish: Joao Pessoa
  • Polish: João Pessoa
  • Portuguese: Joao Pessoa
  • Portuguese: João Pessoa
  • Portuguese: Município de João Pessoa
  • Romanian: Joao Pessoa
  • Romanian: João Pessoa
  • Russian: João Pessoa
  • Russian: Жуан-Песоа
  • Russian: Жуан-Пессоа
  • Scots: João Pessoa, Paraíba
  • Scots: João Pessoa
  • Serbian: João Pessoa
  • Serbian: Žoao Pesoa
  • Serbian: Жоао Песоа
  • Serbo-Croatian: João Pessoa
  • Sinhalese: ජොආඕ පෙස්සෝආ
  • Slovak: João Pessoa
  • Spanish: Joao Pessoa
  • Spanish: João Pessoa
  • Swahili (generic): Joao pessoa
  • Swahili (generic): João Pessoa
  • Swedish: Joao Pessoa
  • Swedish: João Pessoa
  • Tajik: Ƶuan-Pesoa
  • Tajik: Жуан-Песоа
  • Tamil: ஜுமுஆ பெஸோஆ
  • Tatar: Жван-Песоа
  • Telugu: జోవో పెస్సోవా
  • Thai: โจเอาเปสโซอา
  • Turkish: Joao Pessoa
  • Turkish: João Pessoa
  • Ukrainian: Жуан-Пессоа
  • Urdu: جواو پیسوا
  • Vietnamese: João Pessoa
  • Volapük: João Pessoa
  • Waray (Philippines): João Pessoa
  • Western Panjabi: جوآو پیسوآ
  • Wu Chinese: 若昂佩索阿
  • Cidade Felipéa
  • Frederícia
  • Parahiba
  • Parahyba
  • Paraíba

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