Northern Territory

The Northern Territory is a Federal Territory of , occupying much of the centre of the mainland continent, as well as the Central Northern regions.
Photo: Corey Leopold, CC BY 2.0.

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, a small yet cosmopolitan city, is the tropical capital city of the Northern Territory. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

The is the northern, tropical part of Northern Territory, , home to the northernmost city in Australia and salties. Photo: Armigo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the heart of Central Australia and consists of cavernous gorges, boundless desert landscapes, remote Aboriginal communities and a charming pioneering history. Photo: Tiimta, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is the colloquial name given to the southern desert region of the Northern Territory in . Photo: Tiimta, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is a rolling plain of grassland in Australia. Photo: Mark Marathon, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Northern Territory

Latitude of center
-19.8516° or 19° 51' 5.8" south
Longitude of center
133.2303° or 133° 13' 49.2" east
Population
246,000
Abbreviation
NT
Elevation
326 metres (1,070 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 304951006
Geo­Names ID
2064513
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Noordelike Gebied
  • Albanian: Northern Territory
  • Arabic: Amihanan nga Teritoryo
  • Arabic: إقليم شمالي
  • Aragonese: Territorio d'o Norte
  • Armenian: Հյուսիսային տարածք
  • Asturian; Bable: Territoriu del Norte
  • Azerbaijani: Şimal ərazisi
  • Basque: Ipar Lurraldea
  • Belarusian: Паўночная тэрыторыя
  • Bengali: উত্তর অঞ্চল
  • Bosnian: Sjeverna teritorija
  • Breton: Tiriad an Hanternoz
  • Breton: Tiriad an Norzh
  • Bulgarian: Северна територия
  • Burmese: မြောက်ဩစတြေးလျပြည်နယ်
  • Catalan: Territori del Nord
  • Cebuano: Northern Territory
  • Central Kurdish: خاکەکانی باکووری ئوسترالیا
  • Chinese: Pak Léng-tó͘
  • Chinese: 北領地
  • Chinese: 北领地
  • Croatian: Sjeverni teritorij
  • Czech: Severní teritorium
  • Danish: Northern Territory
  • Dimli: Erdê Zımey
  • Dutch: Noordelijk Territorium
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Norþerne Landscipe
  • English: N.T.
  • English: NT
  • English: Northern Territory of Australia
  • Esperanto: NT
  • Esperanto: Norda Teritorio
  • Estonian: Põhjaterritoorium
  • Fijian Hindustani: Northern Territory
  • Finnish: Northern Territory
  • Finnish: Pohjoisterritorio
  • French: Territoire du Nord
  • Frisian: Noardlik Territoarium
  • Gaelic (Scots): An Ranntair a Tuath
  • Gaelic (Scots): Roinn-a-Tuath
  • Gaelic (Scots): Roinn a Tuath
  • Gallegan: Territorio do Norte
  • Georgian: ჩრდილოეთი ტერიტორია
  • German: NT
  • German: Nordterritorium
  • German: Northern Territory
  • Greek: Βόρεια Επικράτεια
  • Gujarati: નધર્ન રીજન
  • Hebrew: הטריטוריה הצפונית
  • Hindi: नॉर्थर्न टेरिटरी
  • Hungarian: Északi Terület
  • Hungarian: Északi terület
  • Icelandic: Norður-svæðið
  • Icelandic: Norðursvæðið
  • Indonesian: Wilayah Utara
  • Irish: Críoch an Tuaiscirt
  • Italian: Territorio del Nord
  • Japanese: ノーザンテリトリー
  • Kannada: ಉತ್ತರ ಆಸ್ಟ್ರೇಲಿಯ
  • Kannada: ಉತ್ತರ ಪ್ರದೇಶ
  • Korean: 노던 준주
  • Latin: Territorium Septentrionale
  • Latvian: Ziemeļu teritorija
  • Letzeburgesch: Nërdlechen Territoire
  • Ligurian: Teritöio do Nord
  • Ligurian: Tæritöio do Nord
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Nordelik Territorium
  • Lithuanian: Šiaurinė Teritorija
  • Lithuanian: Šiaurės Teritorija
  • Macedonian: Северна Територија
  • Malay (generic): Wilayah Utara
  • Malayalam: നോർത്തേൺ ടെറിട്ടറി
  • Manx: Thalloo yn Twoaie
  • Maori: Rohe ki te Raki
  • Marathi: नॉर्दर्न टेरिटोरी
  • Min Dong Chinese: Báe̤k Liāng-tū
  • Min Nan Chinese: Pak Léng-tó͘
  • Mongolian: Хойд Нутаг Дэвсгэр
  • Moroccan Spoken Arabic: لأرض دالشمال
  • Northern Frisian: Northern Territory
  • Norwegian: Nordterritoriet
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nordterritoriet
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Northern Territory
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Nordterritoriet
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Territòri del Nòrd
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Цæгат территори
  • Pampanga: Northern Territory
  • Pampanga: Pangulung Territorio
  • Panjabi: ਉੱਤਰੀ ਰਾਜਖੇਤਰ
  • Persian: قلمرو شمالی
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Northan Teritrii
  • Polish: Terytorium Północne
  • Portuguese: Território do Norte
  • Pushto: د اسټرالیا شمالي سیمه
  • Raeto-Romance: Territori dal Nord
  • Romanian: Teritoriul de Nord
  • Russian: Северная территория
  • Samoan: Teritori i Matu
  • Sardinian: Territòriu de su Norte
  • Saterfriesisch: Northern Territory
  • Scots: Northren Territory
  • Serbian: Северна територија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sjeverna teritorija
  • Sindhi: نادرن خطو
  • Sinhalese: උතුරු භූමිය
  • Slovak: Severné teritórium
  • South Azerbaijani: شومالی اوسترالیا
  • South Azerbaijani: قوزئی اوستورالیا
  • Spanish: Territorio del Norte
  • Swahili (generic): Northern Territory
  • Swedish: Nordterritoriet
  • Swedish: Norra territoriet
  • Swedish: Northern Territory
  • Tagalog: Hilagang Teritoryo
  • Tagalog: Northern Territory
  • Tamil: நற்தேர்ன் டெரிடாரி
  • Tamil: வட ஆட்புலம்
  • Tamil: வட ஆள்புலம்
  • Telugu: ఉత్తర టెరిటరీ
  • Thai: นอร์เทิร์นเทร์ริทอรี
  • Turkish: Kuzey Bölgesi, Avustralya
  • Turkish: Kuzey Toprakları
  • Ukrainian: Північна територія
  • Urdu: شمالی ریجن
  • Urdu: شمالی علاقہ
  • Venetian: Northern Territory
  • Vietnamese: Lãnh thổ Bắc
  • Vietnamese: Lãnh thổ Bắc Úc
  • Waray (Philippines): Amihanan nga Teritoryo
  • Welsh: Tiriogaeth y Gogledd
  • Western Panjabi: اتلا تھاں
  • Wu Chinese: 北领地
  • Yakut: Аустралия хотугу территорията
  • Yue Chinese: 北領地
  • Північна Територія
  • උතුරු ප්‍රදේශය

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Northern Territory. See this page's contributions. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.