Kano, Kano State, Nigeria

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 12.000000, 8.516667.

Kano is a large city and the capital of the same name province, which is situated in the northern part of Nigeria. Kano is the second largest city in the country and has the population close to 4 million people. Historically, it was the settlement of the Hausa population who have been living there since the early Medieval ages. Since the city is situated quite close to the Sahara Desert, the local climate is quite hot and dry, but not the desert type one. Kano is a commercial, agricultural, manufacturing, and transportation spot connecting the region with southern parts of the country and southern countries of the continent. The population of the city is mainly Muslim, and Kano is known as a home to some local Muslim events like Durbar festival, and plenty of others.

Map of Kano, Kano State, Nigeria

Kano, Kano State, Nigeria Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Kano, Kano State, Nigeria is 12.000000, and the longitude is 8.516667. Kano, Kano State, Nigeria is located at Nigeria country in the Cities place category with the gps coordinates of 12° 0' 0.0000'' N and 8° 31' 0.0012'' E.

Kano, Kano State, Nigeria Geographic Information
CountryNigeria
Latitude12.000000
Longitude8.516667
DMS Lat12° 0' 0.0000'' N
DMS Long8° 31' 0.0012'' E
UTM Easting447,384.24
UTM Northing1,326,599.78
CategoryCities
Country CodeNG
Zoom Level6

Coordinates of Kano, Kano State, Nigeria 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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