Taranaki

Taranaki is a region of the North Island of that is dominated by its volcanic mountain, Taranaki, also known as Mount Egmont. The volcano has formed a gently sloping semi-circular coastal plain on its western side and a wide plain of rich farm land in the east to connect it to the rest of the North Island.

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is the biggest city in the Taranaki region, located on the western coast of the of , about midway between and , but well to the west. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is located south of , close to the west coast of the of . Photo: Podzemnik, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is in Taranaki, . Sitting on the banks of the Patea River, enjoys impressive views of Mount Taranaki/Egmont. Photo: MSeses, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the second-largest town in the Taranaki region of 's , with a population of 11,050. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Taranaki

Latitude of center
-39.1667° or 39° 10' south
Longitude of center
174.6667° or 174° 40' east
Population
105,000
Elevation
211 metres (692 feet)
Geo­Names ID
2181872

Also Known As

  • Arabic: إقليم تاراناكي
  • Aragonese: Taranaki
  • Basque: Taranaki eskualdea
  • Bengali: তারানাকি অঞ্চল
  • Bulgarian: Таранаки
  • Catalan: Taranaki
  • Cebuano: Taranaki
  • Chinese: Taranaki Tōa-khu
  • Chinese: 塔拉納基大區
  • Chinese: 塔拉纳基大区
  • Chinese: 塔拉纳奇
  • Chinese: 塔拉那基
  • Chinese: 塔纳纳奇省
  • Croatian: Taranaki
  • Danish: Taranaki Region
  • Dutch: Taranaki
  • English: Taranaki Region
  • Esperanto: Taranaki Regiono
  • Finnish: Taranakin alue
  • French: Taranaki
  • Georgian: ტარანაკი
  • Georgian: ტარანაკის რეგიონი
  • German: NZ-TKI
  • German: Region Taranaki
  • German: Taranaki
  • Greek: Tαρανάκι
  • Greek: Ταρανάκι
  • Gujarati: તારાનાકી પ્રદેશ
  • Hebrew: אזור טראנאקי
  • Hebrew: טראנאקי
  • Hindi: तारानाकी
  • Indonesian: Taranaki
  • Italian: Taranaki
  • Japanese: タラナキ
  • Japanese: タラナキ地方
  • Kannada: ತರಣಕಿ ಪ್ರದೇಶ
  • Korean: 타라나키
  • Korean: 타라나키 지방
  • Latvian: Taranaki reģions
  • Lithuanian: Taranakio regionas
  • Macedonian: Таранаки
  • Malay: Wilayah Taranaki
  • Maori: Takiwā o Taranaki
  • Maori: Taranaki
  • Marathi: तारानाकी प्रदेश
  • Min Nan Chinese: Taranaki Tōa-khu
  • Norwegian: Taranaki
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Taranaki
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Taranaki Region
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Taranaki
  • Occitan (post 1500): Taranaki
  • Polish: Taranaki
  • Portuguese: Taranaki
  • Russian: Таранаки
  • Scottish Gaelic: Taranaki
  • Scottish Gaelic: Taranaki Region
  • Serbo-Croatian: Taranaki
  • Sinhala: ටරනකි කලාපය
  • Spanish: Región de Taranaki
  • Spanish: Taranaki
  • Swedish: Taranaki
  • Tamil: தரானாகி பகுதி
  • Telugu: తారానాకి ప్రాంతం
  • Thai: ทารานากิ
  • Turkish: Taranaki
  • Turkish: Taranaki Bölgesi
  • Ukrainian: Таранакі
  • Urdu: تاراناکی
  • Vietnamese: Khu vực Taranaki
  • तारानाकी क्षेत्र

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