Nouakchott, Mauritania

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 18.079021, -15.965662.

Nouakchott is the capital city and the largest settlement in Mauritania, situated in its coastal area. It is also one of the most populated and most developed cities in the Saharian region, which emerged not too long ago and has been developing really very fast. Just 80 years ago it was a small coastal town, which has now turned into a transportation, business, commerce, culture, and education related center. There are a few museums, a national library, a university and other educational facilities in Nouakchott. There is a common problem with fresh water in the area.

Map of Nouakchott, Mauritania

Nouakchott, Mauritania Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Nouakchott, Mauritania is 18.079021, and the longitude is -15.965662. Nouakchott, Mauritania is located at Mauritania country in the Cities place category with the gps coordinates of 18° 4' 44.4756'' N and 15° 57' 56.3832'' W.

Nouakchott, Mauritania Geographic Information
CountryMauritania
Latitude18.079021
Longitude-15.965662
DMS Lat18° 4' 44.4756'' N
DMS Long15° 57' 56.3832'' W
UTM Easting397,814.19
UTM Northing1,999,195.40
CategoryCities
Country CodeMR
Zoom Level8

Coordinates of Nouakchott, Mauritania 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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