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Full nameSemarang
Official nameSemarang
Native nameKota Semarang
MottoSemarang Kota ATLAS
ProvinceCentral Java
MayorDrs. H. Soemarmo HS, MSi
Total Area86.9 sq mi (225.17 km2)
Total Population1553778 (2010)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneWIB (UTC+7)
Area code+6224

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Semarang (pronounced -maysəˈmaraŋ) is a city on the north coast of the island of Java, Indonesia. It is the capital of the province of Central Java. It has an area of 225.17 km2 and a population of approximately 1.5 million people, making it Indonesia's 9th most populous city. However, disregarding Jabodetabek, only Surabaya, Bandung, and Medan are larger. Semarang is located at . A major port during the Dutch colonial era, and still an important regional center and port today, the city has a dominant Javanese population.

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