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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: -6.776012, 39.178326.

Dar es Salaam is the former capital, the largest city, and the major port of Tanzania. Located on the coast of East Africa and founded by the first sultan of Zanzibar in 1862, the city is considered to be the most developed and the most advanced city in the country, its economic, business, and commercial center. It is also a cultural spot and a known recreation area with plenty of stadiums, pools, and other facilities. It consists of five administrative districts: Ilala, Kinondoni, Temeke, Kigamboni, and Ubungo. The Port of Dar es Salaam is the busiest port in the country handling 90% of Tanzania's cargo. The Julius Nyerere International Airport is located 12 kilometers southwest of the city center. Local landmarks and attractions in the city are the National Museum and House of Culture, Kigamboni Bridge, Askari Monument, Botanical Garden, several beaches, Azania Front Church, St. Joseph's Cathedral, Pangavini Island, the Tanzania National Main Stadium, The Gymkhana Golf Courses, and Tanzania Centre for Cultural Heritage. The city is also home to The University of Dar es Salaam which is the oldest university in the country.

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania is -6.776012, and the longitude is 39.178326. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania is located at Tanzania country in the Cities place category with the gps coordinates of 6° 46' 33.6432'' S and 39° 10' 41.9736'' E.

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Geographic Information
CountryTanzania
Latitude-6.776012
Longitude39.178326
DMS Lat6° 46' 33.6432'' S
DMS Long39° 10' 41.9736'' E
UTM Easting519,705.56
UTM Northing9,251,008.50
CategoryCities
Country CodeTZ
Zoom Level11

Coordinates of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania is given above in both decimal degrees and DMS (degrees, minutes and seconds) format. The country code given is in the ISO2 format.


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