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Discover Medan in Indonesia
Medan in the region of North Sumatra with its 1,750,971 habitants is a town located in Indonesia - some 881 mi or ( 1418 km ) North-West of Jakarta , the country's capital .
Local time in Medan is now 04:44 PM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Jakarta " with a UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Ujungtanjung, Ujungdawi, Tanjung Morawa, Sungaijernih, and Saribudolok. When in this area, you might want to check out Ujungtanjung . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Medan ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
Halo (Optical Phenomenon)
Halo occur in Medan - North Sumatra - Indonesia. Date 22 Sept 2008. Noon. ..
Bento (niyunk cover version)
2nd winner in medan city beat festival..... ..
the long journey of ridho to bought some cigarr,,,, ..
MEDAN CITY VIEWED FROM JW MARRIOTT HOTEL
Filmed with Panasonic GH1 using 9-18mm f4-5.6. ..
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Interesting facts about this location
Mandala Airlines Flight 091
Mandala Airlines Flight 091 was a scheduled domestic flight that originated from Polonia International Airport in Medan, Indonesia to Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta. On 5 September 2005, the flight crashed into a heavily-populated residential area seconds after taking off in Medan. There were 153 fatalities. Dozens of houses and cars were destroyed, and at least 49 people are reported to have perished on the ground.
Located at 3.58 98.67 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Medan Station is a largest train station in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia.
Located at 3.59 98.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Istana Maimun Palace is a well-known landmark at Medan, the capital city of North Sumatra. Built by the Kesultanan of Deli, Sultan Makmun Al Rasyid Perkasa Alamsyah in years 1887–1891, the palace covers 2,772 m² and has 30 rooms. The Palace has become a tourist destination not solely because of age but also because of the unique interior design of the palace, mixing elements of Malay cultural heritage, Islam, Spanish, Indian, and Italian style.
Located at 3.58 98.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Polonia International Airport
Polonia International Airport (Indonesian: Bandar Udara Internasional Polonia) is an airport located in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia, about 2 km from the downtown. It is the first international airport in Medan, the other being planned is Kuala Namu International Airport. It serves flights to several Indonesian and Malaysian cities, along with a flight to Singapore and Thailand.
Located at 3.56 98.67 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Teladan Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Medan, Indonesia. It is currently used mostly for football matches. It is the home stadium of PSMS Medan. The stadium holds 20,000 people. It is also a Training Ground of Tai Kuda FC.
Located at 3.56 98.70 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
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