Category:Mysore

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Mysore (pronounced [maɪˈsɔər] in English; Kannada: ಮೈಸೂರು Mysuru) is the second largest city in the state of Karnataka, India. It is the headquarters of the Mysore district and the en:Mysore division and lies about 146 km southwest of Bangalore, the capital of Karnataka. The name Mysore is an anglicised version of Mahishūru, which means the abode of Mahisha. Mahisha stands for Mahishasura, a demon from the Hindu mythology.

Object location12° 18′ 00″ N, 76° 39′ 00″ E Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap.View all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap - Google Earth - Proximityramainfo
Mysore 
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city in the state of Karnataka, India
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LocationMysore, India
Population
  • 887,446 (2011)
Area
  • 132,000,000 square metre
Elevation above sea level
  • 763 ±1 metre
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Authority control
GND ID: 4215889-8
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12° 18′ 11.16″ N, 76° 38′ 35.88″ E

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