Nursultan formerly known as Astana (Àdàkọ:Lang-kz), Akmola (Kazakh: Ақмола / Aqmola, until 1998), Tselinograd (Rọ́síà: [Целиноград] error: {{lang}}: text has italic markup (help), until 1992) and Akmolinsk (Russian: Акмолинск, until 1961), is the capital and second largest city (after Almaty) of Kazakhstan, with an officially estimated population of 708,794 as of 1 August 2010.[1]

Astana
Астана
Flag of Astana
Flag
CountryKazakhstan
Founded1998
Ìjọba
 • Akim (mayor)Imangali Tasmagambetov
Ìtóbi
 • Total722 km2 (279 sq mi)
ElevationÀsìṣe ìgbékalẹ̀ọ̀rọ̀: àmì-ìṣírò * àìretí m (Àsìṣe ìgbékalẹ̀ọ̀rọ̀: àmì-ìṣírò / àìretí ft)
Agbéìlú (August 1, 2010)[1]
 • Total708,794
 • Density958/km2 (2,480/sq mi)
Time zoneBTT (UTC+6)
Postal code010000–010015
Area code(s)+7 7172[2]
ISO 3166-2AST
License plateZ
Websitehttp://www.astana.kz


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