Batangas City

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Batangas

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Administrative boundary of the city or capital including barangays

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WGS 1984, Lat/Long

GADM

0.9 (2008?)

Description: 
The City of Batangas is a beach front city lying in a bay like shape at the south-eastern segment of Batangas Province and topographically arranged at directions 13 degrees, 45 minutes and 25.96 seconds north scope and 121 degrees, 3 minutes and 29.2 seconds east longitude. It is limited on the northwest by the region of San Pascual; on the north by the district of San Jose; on the east by the regions of Ibaan, Taysan and Lobo; and on the south by the Batangas Bay. Batangas City, the capital of Batangas Province has an aggregate area range of pretty much 28,541.44 hectares. It is around 112.00 kilometers far from Manila and has a travel time of roughly two (2) hours through the Southern Tagalog Arterial Road (STAR). The City of Batangas riggings up exercises on exchange, money, instruction and medicinal administrations for most part of the area. As a middle for exchange and business, it has one of the biggest oil refineries in the nation, Pilipinas Shell, and three regular gas power plants, to be specific, Keilco, First Gas and Malampaya On-Shore Gas Plant. Other real enterprises include: San Miguel Food Corporation, JG Summit Petrochemical Corp., Universal Robina Corp., Himmel Industries Inc., Chemphil Bulk Terminal, San Lorenzo Power Plant and First Philippine Industrial Corp. It is the inside for training, with three of the biggest colleges in the area and as of late, more International Schools have picked the City as their grounds destinations.