Facts and figures on Eastern Province at a glanceRegion name: Eastern Province (Eastern Province)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,500,000 people
Country: Sri Lanka
The regional headquarters of Eastern Province (Eastern Province) is located in the regional capital Trincomalee (Trincomalee) with a population of 108,420 people.
The distance as the crow flies from Eastern Province's regional capital Trincomalee to Sri Lanka's capital Colombo (Colombo) is approximately 237 km (147 mi).
|Eastern Province Eastern Province||1,500,000 people||Trincomalee Trincomalee||108,420 people|
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Map of Eastern Province
Information on Eastern Province
|Region name||Regional capital||Subregions||Country||Continent|
|Eastern Province Eastern Province||Trincomalee Trincomalee||3||Sri Lanka||Asia|
Time in Eastern Province
|Current time||Summer time (DST)||Standard time||Current timezone offset||Timezone|
|Wed, 26 Feb 2020 - 11:32am||No||Wed, 26 Feb 2020 - 11:32am||UTC +5.5||Asia/Colombo|
Geographic coordinates of Eastern Province
|Position||Latitude (width)||Longitude (length)|
|Show on map||8°36'22.1"N (8.6061400°)||81°12'07.2"E (81.2020100°)|
Subregions in Eastern ProvinceThere are 3 administrative subregions in Eastern Province.
|Region||No||Population||Regional capital||Capital population|
|Ampara District Ampara District||1.||614,674||-||-|
|Batticaloa District Batticaloa District||2.||515,733||-||-|
|Trincomalee District Trincomalee District||3.||365,841||-||-|