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Colombo: Sri Lanka
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Colombo in Sri Lanka, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Full Name (see definition): Colombo

Primary Country Code (see definition): CE (Sri Lanka)

First-order administrative division code (see definition): 36 (Western )

Region Font Code (see definition): 5 (Asia/Pacific)

Unique Feature Identifier (see definition): -2214877

Unique Name Identifier (see definition): -3063225

Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 6.931944

Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 79.847778

Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition): 6° 55' 55" N

Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition): 79° 50' 52" E

Military Grid Reference System coordinates (see definition): 44NLN7270966380

Joint Operations Graphic reference (see definition): NB44-02

Feature Classification (see definition): P (Populated place type feature)

Feature Designation Code (see definition): PPLC (capital of a political entity)

Populated Place Classification (see definition): No data

Second-order administrative division code (see definition): No data

Population Figures (see definition): No data

Elevations (see definition): No data

Secondary Country Code (see definition): No data

Name Type (see definition): N (BGN Standard name)

Language Code (see definition): No data

Substitute for full name (see definition): No data

Descriptive part of the full name (see definition): No data

A form of the full name that allows for alphabetical sorting of the file into gazetteer sequence (see definition): COLOMBO

Full Name with QWERTY characters (see definition): Colombo

Modify Date (see definition): 2000-07-11



NOTE: The information regarding Colombo in Sri Lanka on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the United States of America, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Colombo information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Colombo should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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