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Touring Banana in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Banana in the region of Bas-Congo is located in Democratic Republic of the Congo - some 231 mi or ( 373 km ) South-West of Kinshasa , the country's capital city .

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Time in Banana is now 06:52 AM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Kinshasa " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Soyo, Quinvica, Porto Rico, Ponta do Padrao, and Mbanza Congo. Being here already, consider visiting Soyo . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Banana ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Les gens de Muanda - Légende N°1 - RDC Congo - Teaser 2 pré-tournage- Com & Vad

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Quelques images du territoire de Muanda. Ville côtière à l'embouchure du fleuve Congo en République démocratique du Congo -RDC. Congo Kinshassa - Région du Bas Congo. Documentaire en cours, 10-15 oct ..

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Interesting facts about this location

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 -6.02 12.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km 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 -5.93 12.35 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Communities on the Congo River, Populated places in Bas-Congo

Muanda Airport

Muanda Airport or Moanda Airport is an airport serving Muanda (also spelled Moanda) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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Located at -5.93 12.35 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Airports in the Democratic Republic of the 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 -6.08 12.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km 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

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 -5.92 12.44 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Populated places in Bas-Congo