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Salvador, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

Alternative Names:Bahia, Baia, Baía, SSA, Sal'vador, Salvador, Salvador da Bahia, Salvador de Bahia, Salvador de Bahio, Salvador de Bahía, Salvadora, Salvadoras, Sao Salvador, Soteropolis, sa er wa duo, sal wad xr, salabhadora, salfadwr bahya, salvadori, salvhadora da ba'iya, salwadwr, sarubadoru, saruvu~adoru, saubadoleu, slbdwr, slwadwr, Σαλβαδόρ, Салвадор, Сальвадор, סלבדור, سالفادور، باهيا, سالوادور, سلوادور, साल्व्हादोर दा बाईया, সালভাদোর, ซัลวาดอร์, სალვადორი, サルバドール, サルヴァドール, 萨尔瓦多, 사우바도르
Type:Seat of a first-order administrative division - seat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA) Region:Bahia, Brazil
Region:Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Latitude:12° 58' 15" S
Longitude:38° 30' 38" W
Lat/Long (dec):-12.97111,-38.51083
Köppen climate type:Af : Tropical rainforest climate
Population:2,711,840 (2014)
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Nearby features from

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Pousada Beija FlorHotel12° 58' 12" S38° 30' 35" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Gran Hotel Stella Maris ResortHotel12° 58' 13" S38° 30' 44" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Casa do AmarelindoHotel12° 58' 22" S38° 30' 34" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Pestana Convento Do CarmoHotel12° 58' 22" S38° 30' 35" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Praça da SéSquare12° 58' 24" S38° 30' 40" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Studio Do Carmo Boutique HotelHotel12° 58' 16" S38° 30' 29" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Studio Do Carmo PousadaHotel12° 58' 16" S38° 30' 29" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
BahiacafeHotel12° 58' 25" S38° 30' 40" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Historic Centre (Salvador)Historical site12° 58' 18" S38° 30' 29" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Villa da Praia HotelHotel12° 58' 8" S38° 30' 31" W0.3km (0.2 miles)

Regions in that contain this locality

Bahia, BrazilState
South America PlateTectonic Plate

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Brazil, Bahia, Salvador33.5.549.0.0.0
Brazil, Bahia, Salvador, Salvador33.5.549.953.0.0
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