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Mersin, Turkey

Mersin is one of 81 primary administrative regions in Turkey with a population of approximately 1,705,774 people.

Facts and figures on Mersin at a glance

Region name: Mersin (Mersin)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,705,774 people
Country: Turkey
Continent: Asia

The regional headquarters of Mersin (Mersin) is located in the regional capital Mercin (Mercin) with a population of 537,842 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Mersin's regional capital Mercin to Turkey's capital Ankara (Ankara) is approximately 380 km (236 mi).

Facts and figures about Mersin
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Mersin Mersin1,705,774 peopleMercin Mercin537,842 people

Compare with other regions in Turkey.

Map of Mersin

Map of Mersin

Information on Mersin

Information on Mersin
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Mersin MersinMercin Mercin14TurkeyAsia

Time in Mersin

Time in Mersin
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 2:47pmNoSun, 28 Nov 2021 - 2:47pmUTC +2.0Europe/Istanbul

Geographic coordinates of Mersin

Latitude & Longitude of Mersin
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map36°51'43.3"N (36.8620400°)34°39'03.2"E (34.6508800°)

Subregions in Mersin

There are 14 administrative subregions in Mersin.
Subregions in Mersin
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Akdeniz Akdeniz1.279,383--
Anamur Ilcesi Anamur İlçesi2.63,059--
Aydincik Ilcesi Aydıncık İlçesi3.11,473--
Bozyazi Ilcesi Bozyazı İlçesi4.26,595--
Camliyayla Ilcesi Çamlıyayla İlçesi5.8,781--
Erdemli Ilcesi Erdemli İlçesi6.130,226--
Guelnar Ilcesi Gülnar İlçesi7.26,451--
Mezitli Ilcesi Mezitli İlçesi8.158,482--
Mut Mut9.62,693--
Silifke Ilcesi Silifke İlçesi10.114,675--
Tarsus Tarsus11.321,403--
Toroslar Toroslar12.277,658--
Toroslar Ilcesi Toroslar İlçesi13.---
Yenisehir Yenişehir14.224,895--

External sources of information on Mersin

Mersin on Wikipedia