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Kitwe, Zambia

Kitwe is a large place in the region of Copperbelt in Zambia with a population of approximately 400,914 people and is one of the largest places in Zambia. Find all facts and information about Kitwe.

Facts and figures on Kitwe at a glance

Name: Kitwe (Kitwe)
Status: Large place
Population: 400,914 people
Region name (Level 1): Copperbelt
Country: Zambia
Continent: Africa

Kitwe is located in the region of Copperbelt. Copperbelt's capital Ndola (Ndola) is approximately 49 km / 31 mi away from Kitwe (as the crow flies). The distance from Kitwe to Zambia's capital Lusaka (Lusaka) is approximately 289 km / 179 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Kitwe
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Kitwe KitweLarge place400,914 peopleCopperbelt Copperbelt Province

Map of Kitwe

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Information on Kitwe

Information on Kitwe
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Kitwe KitweCopperbelt Copperbelt ProvinceZambiaAfrica

Time in Kitwe

Time in Kitwe
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 - 11:25pmNoFri, 15 Dec 2017 - 11:25pmUTC +2.0Africa/Lusaka

Geographic coordinates of Kitwe

Latitude & Longitude of Kitwe
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map12°48'08.7"S (-12.8024300°)28°12'47.6"E (28.2132300°)

Distances from Kitwe

Distances from Kitwe
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
1,418 km south of the equator3,062 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Kitwe

Places around Kitwe

4 places found within 5 km around Kitwe. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Kitwe
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Buchi and Kamitondo Buchi and Kamitondo-2.2 km 1.3 mishow
Nkana Nkana-2.8 km 1.8 mishow
Mindolo Mindolo-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Ipusukilo Ipusukilo-4.1 km 2.5 mishow

Airports around Kitwe

1 airport found within 15 km around Kitwe. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Kitwe
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Southdowns Airport Southdowns AirportFLSO, KIW13.0 km 8.1 mishow

External sources of information on Kitwe

Kitwe on Wikipedia