Lokossa
in Mono Department, Benin

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.639 and 1.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 38' 19" and E 1° 43' 0"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XOF
Spoken languages:
French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:17 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:40 am and 7:00 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
References
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Delve into Lokossa

Lokossa in Mono Department with it's 86,971 habitants is a city located in Benin about 62 mi (or 99 km) west of Porto-Novo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Lokossa is now 06:17 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 7 airports closer to Lokossa, of which two are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Lomé-Tokoin Airport in Togo in a distance of 46 mi (or 73 km). The closest airport in Benin is Cadjehoun Airport in a distance of 50 mi (or 73 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Benin is Royal Palaces of Abomey in a distance of 42 mi (or 67 km), North-East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dogbo, Ouidah, Abomey, Lome and Cotonou. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Athiémè

Athiémè is a town and arrondissement located in the Mono Department of Benin. The commune covers an area of 220 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 39,481 people.

Located at 6.58333, 1.66667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Benin, Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Mono Department

Dogbo-Tota

Dogbo-Tota (or Dogbo) is a city located in the Kouffo Department of Benin. The commune covers an area of 475 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 76,947 people.

Located at 6.8, 1.78333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
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Communes of Benin, Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Kouffo Department

Ouèdèmè

Ouèdèmè is an arrondissement in the Collines department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Glazoué. According to the population census conducted by the Institut National de la Statistique Benin on February 15, 2002, the arrondissement had a total population of 9,099.

Located at 6.7, 1.68333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Collines Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Ayomi

Ayomi is an arrondissement in the Kouffo department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Dogbo. According to the population census conducted by the Institut National de la Statistique Benin on February 15, 2002, the arrondissement had a total population of 14,191.

Located at 6.78333, 1.71667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Kouffo Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Dèvè

Dèvè is an arrondissement in the Kouffo department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Dogbo. According to the population census conducted by the Institut National de la Statistique Benin on February 15, 2002, the arrondissement had a total population of 7,906.

Located at 6.76667, 1.66667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Kouffo Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Tota, Benin

Tota, Benin is an arrondissement in the Kouffo department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Dogbo-Tota. According to the population census conducted by the Institut National de la Statistique Benin on February 15, 2002, the arrondissement had a total population of 31,107.

Located at 6.8, 1.78333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Kouffo Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Adohoun

Adohoun is an arrondissement in the Mono department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Athiémè. According to the population census conducted by the Institut National de la Statistique Benin on February 15, 2002, the arrondissement had a total population of 10,622.

Located at 6.63333, 1.66667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Mono Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Gbakpodji

Gbakpodji is an arrondissement in the Mono department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Bopa. According to the population census conducted by the Institut National de la Statistique Benin on February 15, 2002, the arrondissement had a total population of 5,509.

Located at 6.66667, 1.86667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Mono Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Doutou

Doutou is an arrondissement in the Mono department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Houéyogbé. According to the population census conducted by the Institut National de la Statistique Benin on February 15, 2002, the arrondissement had a total population of 22,099.

Located at 6.55, 1.88333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Mono Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Agamé

The Agame is a former province in northern Ethiopia, now part of the Tigray Region. Its inhabitants include the Irob people, a region where tradition states the legendary Makeda was born and raised. The aristocratic house had its capital at Adigrat. Zalambessa is an area in Agame province that Ethiopia and Eritrea have recently fought over.

Located at 6.73333, 1.76667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tigray Region, History of Ethiopia, Populated places in the Mono Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Districts of the same city

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Locossa, Lokossa