Colombo
Colombo

Colombo

Colombo, the city in Western, Sri Lanka

geographical area, settlement, city, town or city, populated place, university city

Location
Sri Lanka, South Asia, the Northern Hemisphere, Western, Colombo District,  …
Location of
Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna; Mihin Lanka; Sri Lanka Freedom Party; Royal College, Colombo; Dialog Telekom;  …
Population
647,100
Official Web Site of, Website
http://www.cmc.lk
Area
37.2958287888 square kilometres, 14.4 square miles, 37.31 square kilometres
Population density
17,344 per square kilometre; 17,211 per square kilometre
Births
Michael Ondaatje, C. A. R. Hoare, Pooja Umashankar, Ranasinghe Premadasa, Mahela Jayawardene,  …
Capital of
Portuguese Ceylon
Origin of
Bathiya and Santhush, Ranidu Lankage, Iraj Weeraratne, Nimal Mendis, Ashanthi,  …
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colombo
Leader
Uvais Mohamed Imitiyas
Contents
Mihin Lanka; Royal College, Colombo; Dialog Telekom; Ananda College; Sri Lanka Railways;  …
Closest Airport
Bandaranaike International Airport, Ratmalana Airport
Deaths
Arthur C. Clarke, Ranasinghe Premadasa, Sirimavo Bandaranaike, Solomon Bandaranaike, Lakshman Kadirgamar,  …
Coordinates
6°56'04"N, 6°56'03"N, 79°49'60"E, 79°50'34"E
End of
Southern Expressway
Residents
Douglas Devananda, Malaka Dewapriya, Harry Jayawardena, Mervyn Silva, Cassim Faizal,  …
Leader's Title
"Headquarters", "Special Commissioner", "Mayor"
Class
settlement, city, town or city, populated place, university city,  …
Gns Unique Feature Identifier
"-2214877"
Freebase ID
"/guid/9202a8c04000641f800000000006d0f7"
Related Websites
http://www.aboutcolombo.lk, http://wikitravel.org/en/Colombo, http://www.liccavi-earth.com/Liccavi/Search.aspx, http://www.cmc.lk/History.asp, http://www.lankamediatalk.com,  …
Buried
Arthur C. Clarke
Founded here
Virtusa, Estar
GeoNames URL
http://sws.geonames.org/1248991/
DBPedia URI
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Colombo
Met Office ID
"2136"
Time Zone Area
Sri Lanka
Rare Terms
"columbo"
Freebase Primary MID
"/m/0fn7r"

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