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About Ankara

Ankara, historically known as Ancyra and Angora, is the capital of Turkey. Located in the central part of Anatolia, the city has a population of 5.1 million in its urban center and 5.7 million in Ankara Province, making it Turkey's second-largest city after Istanbul, but first by the urban area (2,767 km2).

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It is currently 1:57 AM in Ankara. Ankara uses Turkey Standard Time and also supports Turkey Daylight Time.