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Kinkenge in the region of Bas-Congo is a place located in Democratic Republic of the Congo - some 224 mi (or 360 km) South-West of Kinshasa, the country's capital.

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Local time in Kinkenge is now 04:57 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Kinshasa" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Quissanga, Mbanza Congo, Malanje, Luanda, Cabinda or Kuku. When in this area, you might want to check out Nzobota, Kitona, Kinkenge, Bondo, Kimbaza and Kifuindi Buku as well. We found some clip posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Bestemming onbekend was dit jaar naar DR Congo. Een verrassende reis. Dit filmpje is een samenraapsel van fragmentjes die we met onze fototoestellen hebben opgenomen. Het geeft vooral de sfeer weer. D...

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Interesting facts about this location

Kitona

Kitona is a town of about 4,000 persons in the Bas-Congo province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is located to the southwest of the country along the Atlantic Ocean, about 190 miles southwest of the capital city of Kinshasa. Following the Second World War, a Belgian military base, including an airbase, was established there, along with another at Kamina. Both bases played important roles during the early 1960s Congo Crisis.

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Located at -5.95, 12.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Bas-Congo

Banana, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Banana is a small seaport in Bas-Congo province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo on the Atlantic coast. The port is situated in Banana Creek, an inlet about 1 km wide on the north bank of the Congo River's mouth, separated from the ocean by a spit of land 3 km long and 100 to 400 m wide. The port is located on the creek side of the spit, which shelters it from the ocean. It is about 8 km south-east of Muanda and connected by a paved road running along the coast.

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Located at -5.95, 12.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Bas-Congo, Port cities in Africa

Moanda, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Moanda or Muanda is a town and territory lying on the Atlantic Ocean coast of the Democratic Republic of Congo at the mouth of the Congo River. It is situated in Bas-Congo Province, and has a population of 50,000. The town has an airport, IATA Code FZAG, is known for its beaches, and has a few limited tourist facilities, but tourism is incidental to the main economic activities of the town.

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Located at -5.95, 12.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Communities on the Congo River, Populated places in Bas-Congo

Congo River

The Congo River (in the past also known as the Zaire River) is a river in Africa, and is the deepest river in the world, with measured depths in excess of 220 m . It is the third largest river in the world by volume of water discharged. Additionally, its overall length of 4,700 km makes it the ninth longest river. The Congo gets its name from the ancient Kingdom of Kongo which inhabited the lands at the mouth of the river.

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Located at -5.95, 12.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Border rivers, Congo River, Congo drainage basin, Democratic Republic of the Congo–Republic of the Congo border, International rivers of Africa, Physiographic sections, Rivers of Angola, Rivers of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rivers of the Republic of the Congo

Soyo

Soyo (formerly known as Santo António do Zaire) is a city located in the province of Zaire in Angola, at the mouth of the Congo river. Soyo recently became the largest oil-producing region in the country, with an estimate of 1,200,000 barrels per day .

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Located at -5.95, 12.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities of Angola, Populated places in Zaire Province