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Waingapu is the largest town on the island of Sumba, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. It is the capital town of the Regency of Sumba Timur. The town (a district, plus neighbouring suburbs) had a population of about 52,755 inhabitants.

Waingapu
View of Waingapu, Sumba
View of Waingapu, Sumba
Waingapu is located in Sumba
Waingapu
Waingapu
Location in Indonesia
Waingapu is located in Indonesia
Waingapu
Waingapu
Waingapu (Indonesia)
Coordinates: Coordinates: 09°39′S 120°16′E / 9.650°S 120.267°E / -9.650; 120.267
CountryIndonesia
RegionLesser Sunda Islands
ProvinceEast Nusa Tenggara
RegencyEast Sumba
Population
 • Metro
52,755
Time zoneUTC+8 (WITA / UTC)

TransportationEdit

Sumba Timur's Waingapu Airport 'Umbu Mehang Kunda' (IATA: WGP - ICAO: WRRW) is located in Waingapu, and the town is served by ferries from nearby islands.

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