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Place: Auckland (New Zealand)

Latitude -36.917
Longitude 174.783
Other Place Types city, capital, port, transportation center, industrial center, university center
Alternative Terms AKLD; AKL

Largest city & former capital (replaced by Wellington); principal port; monuments include City Art Gallery, War Memorial Museum (houses large collection of Maori artifacts); has largest concentration Maoris in nation, & large Polynesian population.

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