Zoungamè
in Ouémé Department, Benin

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.460 and 2.545 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 27' 36" and E 2° 32' 40"
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: 08:51 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:33 am and 6:59 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Benin in Western Africa

Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Benin.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Benin. Last Update: 2019-05-12 07:23:51

Discover Zoungamè

Zoungamè in Ouémé Department is a town in Benin a little south-west of Porto-Novo, the country's capital city.

Current time in Zoungamè is now 08:51 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 7 airports near Zoungamè, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Benin is Cadjehoun Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 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 63 mi (or 102 km), North-West.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Porto-Novo, Cotonou, Sakete, Ipokia and Badagry. 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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Kliux Energies: aerogenerador de eje vertical instalado en Portonovo

Published: May 09, 2012
Length: 28:41 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: KliuxEnergies Geolica

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Published: November 12, 2013
Length: 22:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TVSonikodB

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Songhai Centre Biogas

Published: June 25, 2012
Length: 50:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dirk J. Bouma, PE

Biogas is generated from organic waste in underground reactors at the Songhai Centre, Porto Novo, Benin. Appropriate technology produces methane that is used in generating electricity, with...


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Published: April 13, 2012
Length: 34:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Portart Live

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ECAPITAL 2013: Interviene il Pres. Mario Pesaresi

Published: October 23, 2013
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: VallesinaTv

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Published: April 13, 2012
Length: 26:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Conforte AVO

L'intervention de Victor Topanou a eu le mérite de rappeler aux membres du bureau politique, de la direction exécutive nationale, aux députés, maires et cadres du Prd, les circonstances...


Mission2London: Ruddy Zang-Milama (GABON) African 100m Champion

Published: July 24, 2012
Length: 42:54 min
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Author: AthleticsAfrica

Current African 100m champion, Ruddy Zang-Milama of Gabon, told AthleticsAfrica.Com of her joy of winning the title in Benin, finally ending the Nigerian domination of the event and her target...


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Published: April 14, 2012
Length: 21:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Conforte AVO

Me Adrien HOUNGBEDJI et ses militants expriment les émotions ressenties apres avoir écouté les trois conférenciers sur la révision constitutionnelle engagée par le Président YAYI BONI...


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Published: April 13, 2012
Length: 29:30 min
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Published: December 18, 2014
Length: 24:33 min
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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.

Ganvie

Ganvie is a lake village in Benin, lying in Lake Nokoué, near Cotonou. With a population of around 20,000 people, it is probably the largest lake village in Africa and as such is very popular with tourists. The village was established in the sixteenth or seventeenth centuries by the Tofinu people, established on the lake because the Dahomey's (a slave trading tribe) religion forbade the Fon warriors from entering water, therefore the lagoon was a safe territory for other tribes.

Located at 6.46667, 2.41667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Benin

Lake Nokoué

Lake Nokoué is a lake in the southern part of the West African nation of Benin;. It is 20 km wide and 11 km long and is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:6.4333333|N|2.45|E|type:waterbody_region:BJ|||| | |name= }}, north of Cotonou. On the northern edge is the famous water town of Ganvié. Lake Nokoué is an important site for the birds.

Located at 6.43333, 2.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Benin, Ramsar sites in Benin

Stade René Pleven d'Akpakpa

Stade René Pleven d'Akpakpa is a multi-use stadium in Cotonou, Benin. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is used as the home stadium of Requins de l'Atlantique FC. The stadium has a capacity of 10,000 people.

Located at 6.36639, 2.44889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Benin, Buildings and structures in Cotonou

Stade Charles de Gaulle

Stade Charles de Gaulle is a multi-use stadium in Porto-Novo, Benin. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is used as the home stadium of AS Dragons FC de l'Ouémé, Aiglons FC. The stadium has a capacity of 15,000 people.

Located at 6.47778, 2.61861 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Benin, Buildings and structures in Porto-Novo

Roman Catholic Diocese of Porto Novo

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Porto Novo (Latin: Dioecesis Portus Novi) is a diocese located in the city of Porto Novo in the Ecclesiastical province of Cotonou in Benin.

Located at 6.47194, 2.61917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Porto-Novo, Roman Catholic dioceses in Benin, Religious organizations established in 1954, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 20th century, Roman Catholic Ecclesiastical Province of Cotonou

Cotonou Cathedral

The cathedral of Notre Dame de Miséricorde, commonly known as Cotonou Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral, located near the Ancien Pont Bridge in Cotonou, Benin. It is noted for its distinct burgundy and white striped tiled architecture. Its tower stands towards the rear end left side of the main building. The cathedral is the seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cotonou.

Located at 6.35728, 2.44007 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Benin, Buildings and structures in Cotonou

Ancien Pont Bridge

The Ancien Pont Bridge is a bridge in Cotonou, Benin.

Located at 6.35889, 2.44175 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Benin, Buildings and structures in Cotonou

Sô-Ava

Sô-Ava is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin. The commune covers an area of 218 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 76,315 people.

Located at 6.46667, 2.41667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Benin, Populated places in the Atlantique Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Aguégués

Aguégués is a town and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin. The commune covers an area of 52 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 26,650 people.

Located at 6.48333, 2.53333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Benin, Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Ouémé Department

Dangbo

Dangbo is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin. The commune covers an area of 340 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 66,055 people.

Located at 6.5, 2.68333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Benin, Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Ouémé Department

Sèmè-Kpodji

Sèmè-Kpodji is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin. The commune covers an area of 250 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 115,238 people.

Located at 6.36667, 2.61667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Communes of Benin, Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Ouémé Department

Ségbeya

Ségbeya is a town and arrondissement in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Kpomassè. 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 3,611.

Located at 6.37806, 2.44306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Atlantique Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Ganvié I

Ganvié I is an arrondissement in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Sô-Ava. 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 10,280.

Located at 6.46667, 2.41667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Atlantique Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Houédomè

Houédomè is an arrondissement in the Ouémé department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Aguegues. 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 8309.

Located at 6.48333, 2.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
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Populated places in the Ouémé Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Vakon

Vakon is an arrondissement in the Ouémé department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Akpro-Missérété. 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 20,541.

Located at 6.51667, 2.56667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Ouémé Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Atchoukpa

Atchoukpa is an arrondissement in the Ouémé department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Avrankou. 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 19,565.

Located at 6.53333, 2.63333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Ouémé Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Okpara River

The Okpara River is a river of Benin. It originates in the center of Benin and becomes the boundary between Nigeria and Benin before re-entering Benin and flowing into Atlantic Ocean.

Located at 6.43333, 2.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Benin, Rivers of Nigeria

Hozin

Hozin is an arrondissement in the Ouémé department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Dangbo. 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 10,076.

Located at 6.53333, 2.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Ouémé Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Agblangandan

Agblangandan is an arrondissement in the Ouémé department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Sèmè-Kpodji. 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 30,716.

Located at 6.36667, 2.51667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Ouémé Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Ekpè

Ekpe, also known as Egbo, is a secret society flourishing chiefly among the Efiks of the Cross River State, the Oron, of Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria, Igbos in Abia State, as well as Southeastern Nigerians Igbo/Efik/Oron in the diaspora, such as in Cuba. The society is still active at the beginning of the 21st century, allegedly only playing a ceremonial role.

Located at 6.4, 2.53333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ekoi mythology, Efik mythology, Ibibio mythology, Igbo mythology, Secret societies, Populated places in the Ouémé Department, Arrondissements of Benin

1st arrondissement of the Littoral Department

1st arrondissement is an arrondissement in the Littoral department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Cotonou. 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 55,413.

Located at 6.37023, 2.42778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Plateau Department, Arrondissements of Benin

2nd arrondissement of the Littoral Department

2nd arrondissement is an arrondissement in the Littoral department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Cotonou. 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 53,708.

Located at 6.37023, 2.42778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Plateau Department, Arrondissements of Benin

3rd arrondissement of the Littoral Department

3rd arrondissement is an arrondissement in the Littoral department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Cotonou. 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 59,830.

Located at 6.37023, 2.42778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Plateau Department, Arrondissements of Benin

4th arrondissement of the Littoral Department

4th arrondissement is an arrondissement in the Littoral department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Cotonou. 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 39,012.

Located at 6.37023, 2.42778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Plateau Department, Arrondissements of Benin

5th arrondissement of the Littoral Department

5th arrondissement is an arrondissement in the Littoral department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Cotonou. 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 32,864.

Located at 6.37023, 2.42778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Plateau Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Popular in vicinity

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