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Bukavu, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Bukavu is a large place in the region of South Kivu in Democratic Republic of the Congo with a population of approximately 225,389 people and is one of the largest places in Democratic Republic of the Congo. Find all facts and information about Bukavu.

Facts and figures on Bukavu at a glance

Name: Bukavu (Bukavu)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 225,389 people
Region name (Level 1): South Kivu
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Continent: Africa

Bukavu is located in the region of South Kivu and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Bukavu to Democratic Republic of the Congo's capital Kinshasa (Kinshasa) is approximately 1,517 km / 943 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Bukavu to the largest places in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Facts and figures about Bukavu
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Bukavu BukavuLarge place / Regional capital225,389 peopleSouth Kivu South Kivu Province

Map of Bukavu

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Information on Bukavu

Information on Bukavu
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Bukavu BukavuSouth Kivu South Kivu ProvinceDemocratic Republic of the CongoAfrica

Time in Bukavu

Time in Bukavu
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 8:09amNoSun, 22 Oct 2017 - 8:09amUTC +2.0Africa/Lubumbashi

Geographic coordinates of Bukavu

Latitude & Longitude of Bukavu
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map2°29'26.8"S (-2.4907700°)28°50'34.1"E (28.8428100°)

Distances from Bukavu

Distances from Bukavu
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
276 km south of the equator3,208 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Bukavu

Places around Bukavu

3 places found within 5 km around Bukavu. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Bukavu
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Bwindi Bwindi-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
Kadutu Kadutu-3.0 km 1.8 mishow
Tshabarabi Tshabarabi-3.2 km 2.0 mishow

Airports around Bukavu

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External sources of information on Bukavu

Bukavu on Wikipedia