Proclamation Independence - The Indonesian proclamation of independence was first read in this place on 17 August 1945 by Indonesia's first President Soekarno (Sukarno) and vice-president Mohammad Hatta. This was the house of Sukarno which is located at No.56 Jalan Pegangsaan (Pegangsaan Street) now named as Jalan Proklamasi 56. Proklamasi is near Proklamasi; is near Anyer; is near Anyer 03; is near Tambak; is near Menteng Jaya; is near Bojonegoro; is near Ambarawa; is near Gubeng; Proklamasi is geographically located at latitude(-6.2031 degrees) 6° 12' 11" South of the Equator and longitude (106.8466 degrees) 106° 50' 47" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Jakarta.
The locations related to Proklamasi are represented by the line of sight between two points and may not be nearest by road. For example, Proklamasi is located 542 metres from The Ritz Apartment. Proklamasi is located 660 metres from Austria Embassy. Proklamasi is located 688 metres from Rumah Sakit Agung. Proklamasi is located 721 metres from Menteng Camat. Proklamasi is located 725 metres from PLO Embassy.
The Ritz Apartment 0.5km, Menteng Eksekutif Apartment 0.9km, Marcopolo 1.4km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Proklamasi.
Jalan Surabaya Pasar 0.8km, Pasar Rumput 0.8km, Pasar 1.9km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Proklamasi.
Museum Moh. Husni Thamrin 1.1km, Museum Sumpah Pemuda 1.9km, Museum Joang 45 2.2km, are places of interest (attraction) located near Proklamasi.
Sekolah 0.8km, Sekolah 0.9km, Sekolah 1.1km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Proklamasi.
Cemetery 6km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Proklamasi.