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Lubumbashi Destination Guide

Delve into Lubumbashi in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Lubumbashi in the region of Katanga with its 1,373,770 residents is a city in Democratic Republic of the Congo - some 974 mi or ( 1568 km ) South-East of Kinshasa , the country's capital .

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Current time in Lubumbashi is now 08:49 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Lubumbashi " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Solwezi, Ndola, Mansa, Lusaka, and Kasama. While being here, make sure to check out Solwezi . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Lubumbashi ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

L'exhumation de la dépouille de SIMON KIMBANGU à Elisabethville (actuel Lubumbashi)

6:24 min by xx1921
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L'exhumation de la dépouille de SIMON KIMBANGU à Elisabethville ..

Saab 340

1:26 min by palo2palo
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Saab 340 lubumbashi congo flying afrika capitan ..


Racconti dal Congo

4:48 min by tritubba
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colori e calori di un paese sconosciuto, visitando gli artisti del progetto La Ruashi ..

Welcome To Grand Karavia

1:11 min by LonrhoHotels
Views: 282 Rating: 0.00

Effortlessly stylish, appealingly modern Grand Karavia -- Lubumbashi, offers travellers a luxury experience at the heart of Africa's copperbelt. Situated on the slopes of Lubumbashi Lake, surrounded b ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Lubumbashi (commune)

Lubumbashi is a commune of the city of Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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Located at -11.66 27.48 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Populated places in Katanga Province

Haut-Katanga Province (proposed)

Haut-Katanga Province is a proposed province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, originally due to be established when the country's new constitution was implemented in February 2009. The new province was to consist of the Haut-Katanga District and the cities of Lubumbashi and Likasi. Lubumbashi would be the capital. As of October 2010, the new province had not yet come into existence. In September 2011 the position of "Minister of Decentralization" was abolished.

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Located at -11.67 27.48 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Katanga Province, Proposed provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Haut-Katanga District

Haut-Katanga District (Upper Katanga District) is a district located in the Katanga Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The copper mining centers of Lubumbashi and Likasi are surrounded by the district but are administratively separate.

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Located at -11.67 27.47 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Districts of Katanga Province

Lufilian Arc

The Lufilian Arc (or Lufilian Belt) is part of a system of orogenic belts in southern Africa formed during the Pan-African orogeny, a stage in the formation of the Gondwana supercontinent. It extends across eastern Angola, the Katanga Province of the southern Democratic Republic of the Congo and the northwest of Zambia. {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} The arc is about 800 kilometres long. {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} It has global economic importance owing to its rich deposits of copper and cobalt.

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Located at -11.67 27.47 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Geology of Africa

Lubumbashi

Lubumbashi in the southeastern part of Democratic Republic of the Congo, is the second largest city in the country, second only to the nation's capital Kinshasa. Lubumbashi is the mining capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, acting as a hub for many of the country's biggest mining companies. The copper-mining city serves as the capital of the relatively prosperous Katanga Province, lying near the Zambian border. Population estimates vary widely but average around 1.5 million.

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Located at -11.67 27.47 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Lubumbashi, Populated places established in 1910, Populated places in Katanga Province

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Lubumbashi