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Mongu, Zambia

Mongu is a mid-size place in the region of Western in Zambia with a population of approximately 52,534 people and is one of the largest places in Zambia. Find all facts and information about Mongu.

Facts and figures on Mongu at a glance

Name: Mongu (Mongu)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 52,534 people
Region name (Level 1): Western
Country: Zambia
Continent: Africa

Mongu is located in the region of Western and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Mongu to Zambia's capital Lusaka (Lusaka) is approximately 554 km / 344 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Mongu to the largest places in Zambia.

Facts and figures about Mongu
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Mongu MonguMid-size place / Regional capital52,534 peopleWestern Western Province

Map of Mongu

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Information on Mongu

Information on Mongu
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Mongu MonguWestern Western ProvinceZambiaAfrica

Time in Mongu

Time in Mongu
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 10:03amNoSat, 18 Nov 2017 - 10:03amUTC +2.0Africa/Lusaka

Geographic coordinates of Mongu

Latitude & Longitude of Mongu
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map15°14'54.1"S (-15.2483500°)23°07'38.7"E (23.1274100°)

Distances from Mongu

Distances from Mongu
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
1,689 km south of the equator2,483 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Mongu

Places around Mongu

8 places found within 5 km around Mongu. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Mongu
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Mukoko Mukoko-2.4 km 1.5 mishow
Sulu Kuta Sulu Kuta-2.8 km 1.7 mishow
Muimui Muimui-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Batuke Batuke-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Kalima Kalima-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Libumbu Libumbu-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Malengwa Malengwa-4.9 km 3.0 mishow
Mwenda Mwenda-4.9 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Mongu

1 airport found within 15 km around Mongu. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Mongu
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Mongu Airport Mongu AirportFLMG, MNR3.8 km 2.4 mishow

External sources of information on Mongu

Mongu on Wikipedia