Barabai

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Barabai
Town
Barabai is located in Kalimantan
Barabai
Barabai
Coordinates: 2°35′S 115°23′E / 2.583°S 115.383°E / -2.583; 115.383Coordinates: 2°35′S 115°23′E / 2.583°S 115.383°E / -2.583; 115.383
Country Indonesia
Province South Kalimantan
Villages 18
Area
 • Total 54.57 km2 (21.07 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 49,278
Time zone WITA (UTC+8)
Area code(s) +62 517

Barabai is the capital city of Hulu Sungai Tengah Regency, South Kalimantan, Indonesia. It is located 165km away from Banjarmasin, the capital of the province. The town is at the feet of the Meratus Mountains that runs in a north-south arc on the island of Borneo.

School for natives in Barabai, Southeast Borneo