Edéa
in Littoral Region, Cameroon

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
3.800 and 10.133 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 3° 47' 59" and E 10° 7' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XAF
Spoken languages:
English, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:01 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Douala
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:06 am and 6:25 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-2.777 and -171.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Kanton Village
References
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Touring Edéa

Edéa in Littoral Region with it's 203,149 residents is a town located in Cameroon about 95 mi (or 154 km) west of Yaounde, the country's capital place.

Time in Edéa is now 11:01 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Douala with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports nearby Edéa. The closest airport in Cameroon is Douala International Airport in a distance of 32 mi (or 51 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Douala, Buea, Malabo, Ebolowa and Yaounde. 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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Cérémonie Mémorielle à Edéa

Published: January 05, 2015
Length: 40:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Olivier Billong

Cérémonie Mémorielle - Messe d'action et de grâce pour la grande famille Ndjel Ndjee à Edéa le 21122014 au Cameroun....


VACCANCE FOOT EDEA MEMOIRE ROGER NLEP

Published: August 03, 2013
Length: 27:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: dikoume francois claude

FOOT BALL.


ENFANTS DISPARU ET RETOUVER A MALIMBA PAR MOUANKO DANS LA SANAGA MARITIME

Published: September 12, 2013
Length: 23:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: dikoume francois claude

8 SUR 9 ONT éTé RETROUVER 1 TOUJOUR PORTER DISPARU.


Chromaphyosemion omega ADK 09/300

Published: December 03, 2011
Length: 29:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rudolf Pohlmann

Chromaphyosemion omega ADK 09/300 Land / Country : Cameroon Art / Species: omega Sammelcode / Collecting code: ADK 09/300 Fänger / Catcher: Agnese, Dening, Kayoum Datum der ...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Edéa

Edéa is a city located in the Littoral Province, Cameroon by the Sanaga River and near the railroad line Douala-Yaoundé. It has a population of 122,300 (2001 estimate). There are bauxite facilities, aluminium processing facility, steel processing facility, timber facilities, paper facilities and some water power stations in the city. At outskirts of Edéa people are farming bananas, oil palms and cacao trees.

Located at 3.8, 10.1333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Cameroon, Littoral Region (Cameroon)

Lake Ossa

Lake Ossa is a lake that lies west of Edéa in the Littoral Province of Cameroon. It was created by tectonic movements of the Earth's crust. Ossa is a popular site for fishing and watersports.

Located at 3.79666, 10.0248 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Cameroon, Littoral Region (Cameroon)

Dizangué

Dizangue is a village in the Littoral Province of Cameroon. It is located at around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:3|46|N|9|59|E |region:CM_type:city|| | |name= }} in the Sanaga-Maritime Division.

Located at 3.76667, 9.98333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Cameroon, Populated places in Cameroon, Communes of Cameroon

Second Battle of Edea

The Second Battle of Edea was the German counter-attack against French forces stationed in the village of Edea during the Kamerun Campaign of the First World War. Allied forces from Duala occupied the town following the First Battle of Edea in October 1914. The Germans, eager to retake the position attacked on 5 January 1915 but were repulsed by the French force.

Located at 3.8, 10.1333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Battles of World War I involving Germany, Battles of World War I involving France, History of Cameroon, African theatre of World War I, Battles of the African Theatre (World War I), Military history of Cameroon, Kamerun, Battles of the Kamerun campaign

First Battle of Edea

The First Battle of Edea involved the British and French assault on German forces stationed in the village of Edea during the Kamerun Campaign of the First World War. Allied forces from Duala launched their advance on 20 October. Following stiff resistance along the southern railway line between Duala and Edea, German forces withdrew from the town to Jaunde, allowing Allied troops to finally occupy Edea on 26 October 1914.

Located at 3.8, 10.1333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of World War I involving Germany, Battles of World War I involving France, Battles of World War I involving the United Kingdom, History of Cameroon, African theatre of World War I, Battles of the African Theatre (World War I), Military history of Cameroon, Kamerun, Battles of the Kamerun campaign


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Edéa, إديا, Едеа, Édéa, エデア, Edėja, Эдеа, 埃代阿