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Pontianak, Indonesia

Full namePontianak
Official namePontianak
MottoPontianak the Equatorial City with the Vision to be an International Trade Center with Quality Service
ProvinceWest Kalimantan
Established23 October 1771
Total Area41.6 sq mi (107.82 km2)
Total Population509804 (2006)
Other information
Time zoneWIB (UTC+7)
Area code+62 561

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Pontianak is the capital of the Indonesian province of West Kalimantan. It is a medium-size industrial city on the island of Borneo. Pontianak occupies an area of 107.82 km2 in the delta of the Kapuas River. It is located precisely on the equator, hence it is widely known as Kota Khatulistiwa (Equator City).

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