Quito is the capital of . It was founded in 1534 on the ruins of an ancient Inca city. Today, two million people live in Quito. It was the first city to be named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1978.


  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 2,780,000
  • IATA airport code: UIO
  • United Nations Location Code: EC UIO
  • Latitude: 0° 13' 47.5" (0.2299°) south
  • Longitude: 78° 31' 29.8" (78.525°) west
  • Elevation: 2854 meters (9364 feet)
  • Wikidata: Quito
  • Wikimedia Commons: Quito

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Other Names for Quito

Albanian: Kuito, Amharic: ኪቶ, Arabic: كيتو, Armenian: Կիտո, Aymara: Kitu, Azerbaijani: Kito, Bashkir: Кито, Belarusian: Горад Кіта, Bulgarian: Кито, Chechen: Кито, Chinese: 基多, Esperanto: Kito, Extremaduran: Quitu, French: Quito, French: San Francisco de Quito, Georgian: კიტო, German: Quito, Greek: Κίτο, Haitian: Kito, Hebrew: קיטו, Hindi: क्वीटो, Italian: Quito, Japanese: キト, Kazakh: Кито, Kirghiz: Кито, Korean: 키토, Ladino: Kito, Latin: Quitum
Latvian: Kito, Lithuanian: Kitas, Macedonian: Кито, Malayalam: ക്വിറ്റോ, Marathi: क्वितो, Northern Luri: کیتو, Novial: Kito, Ossetian: Кито, Panjabi: ਕੀਤੋ, Persian: کیتو, Portuguese: Quito, Quechua: Kitu, Russian: Кито, Serbian: Кито, Spanish: Quito, Tamil: கித்தோ, Tatar: Кито, Thai: กีโต, Tibetan: ཁེ་ཐོ།, Uighur: كىتو, Ukrainian: Кіто, Urdu: کیٹو, Veps: Kito, Western Frisian: Kito, Western Panjabi: کوئتو, Yiddish: קיטא, Yue Chinese: 基多

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