Alba Iulia

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Alba Iulia
County capital

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Location of Alba Iulia
Coordinates: 46°4′1″N 23°34′12″E / 46.06694°N 23.57°E / 46.06694; 23.57Coordinates: 46°4′1″N 23°34′12″E / 46.06694°N 23.57°E / 46.06694; 23.57
Country  Romania
County Alba County
Status County capital
Government
 • Mayor Mircea Hava (Democratic Party)
Area
 • Total 103.65 km2 (40.02 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 66,369
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Alba Iulia (Latin: Apulum, German: Karlsburg/Weißenburg, Hungarian: Gyulafehérvár, former Turkish: Erdel Belgradı) is a city in Alba County, Transylvania, Romania. It has a population of 66,369 people. It is found on the Mureş River.

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