Abu Dhabi Central Capital District

Abu Dhabi Central Capital District, officially "Abu Dhabi Region" (Arabic: مِنْطَقَة أَبُو ظَبِي, romanized: Minṭaqat Abū Ẓabī),[4][5][6] also "Abu Dhabi Metropolitan Area",[1][2][3] is the municipal region in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi that contains the city of Abu Dhabi, distinct from the Eastern and Western municipal regions of the Emirate. Abu Dhabi City is the capital of both the Emirate and the United Arab Emirates,[7] and has its own local government.[8]

Abu Dhabi Central Capital District
مِنْطَقَة أَبُو ظَبِي
Abu Dhabi Metropolitan Area[1][2][3]
Central Region
Abu Dhabi Region[4][5][6]
Skyline of Abu Dhabi City as seen from the Marina on the coast of the Gulf
Location of the Central Region in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi[6]
Coordinates: 24°28′N 54°22′E
Country United Arab Emirates
EmirateAbu Dhabi
SeatAbu Dhabi
Government
  TypeAbsolute monarchy
  EmirMohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan
  Crown PrinceHamdan bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
  General Manager of City MunicipalitySaif Badr Al Qubaisi
Time zoneUTC+4 (UAE standard time)
  Summer (DST)UTC+4

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