Sana'a

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Sana'a
صنعاء Ṣanʿāʾ
Sana'a
Sana'a
Sana'a is located in Yemen
Sana'a
Sana'a
Location in Yemen
Coordinates: 15°20′54″N 44°12′23″E / 15.34833°N 44.20639°E / 15.34833; 44.20639Coordinates: 15°20′54″N 44°12′23″E / 15.34833°N 44.20639°E / 15.34833; 44.20639
Country Yemen
Administrative divisionAmanat Al Asimah
Government
 • TypeLocal
 • Mayor: Abdulrahman al-AkwaaNuman Dowaid
Elevation7,380 ft (2,250 m)
Population (2004)
 • City1,747,627
 • Metro2,167,961
Time zoneGMT+3

Sana'a or Sanˤā' (Arabic: صنعاء‎, romanized as Ṣanʻāʼ or Sanaa), is the capital city of Yemen and the center of Sana'a Governorate. It has a population of 1,747,627 (as of 2004).