in West Region, Cameroon
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 5.426 and 10.344 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 5° 25' 32" and E 10° 20' 38"
- 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: 11:08 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Douala
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:33 am and 6:31 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -2.777 and -171.717 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Kanton Village
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Delve into Munka
Munka in West Region is located in Cameroon about 135 mi (or 217 km) north-west of Yaounde, the country's capital town.
Current time in Munka is now 11:08 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Douala with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Munka. The closest airport in Cameroon is Bafoussam Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 12 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bafoussam, Bamenda, Douala, Sankwala and Boje. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Videos from this area
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Lady Tars Crossover 2007.mp4
This is the first edition of the Tars Crossover, an Outreach program for children and young adults in Cameroon, Central Africa. This first edition was only a one-day basketball tournament...
orphelinat de bamenda dance 2014
Animation et éducation des orphelins de Benedictine sisters of bethany and good shepherd home of Abangoh Bamenda du 28-07-2014 au 09-08-2014 par ETIC, FOUNDIMPACT et 6 volontaires ...
CapOcap - 10 - En montagne, au détour d'un chemin entre Melong & Bana, Cameroun
Belle rencontre lors de notre périple africain... Extrait du site CapOcap : http://capocap.over-blog.com/categorie-11234199.html.
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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.
Bafoussam is the capital of the West Region of Cameroon, in the Bamboutos Mountains. It is the prefecture of the Mifi department, one of three arrondissements in the department. The city had a population of 239,287 inhabitants (at the 2005 Census). The city is the region's center of trade. People are farming coffee, tobacco and tea. The city has also a coffee processing facility and brewery. It is the main city of the Bamiléké people and is home to a chief's palace.
Bandjoun is a town and commune in West Province, Cameroon. Bandjoun is the capital of the Banjun people. The chief dwells in Hialah, and has many wives.
Stade Municipal de Bamendzi
Stade Municipal de Bamendzi is a multi-use stadium in Bafoussam, Cameroon. It is currently used mostly for football matches. It serves as a home ground of Racing FC Bafoussam. The stadium holds 5,000 people.
Bafoussam Airport is an airport serving Bafoussam, capital of the West Province of Cameroon. As of September, 2012, the airport has no commercial scheduled passenger service.
Baham (Hom in the local language) is the seat of the Department of Hauts-Plateaux, in the Western Province of Cameroon. It also constitutes a traditional Bamileke chiefdom. It is situated 250 km (155 mi) from Douala and 20 km (12 mi) from Bafoussam. The grouping of Baham comprises 16 villages: Boukue, Cheffou, Chengne, Demgo, Djemgheu, Hiala, Ho'o, Ka'a, Kaffo, La'agweu, Medjo, Ngouogoua, Pi'i, Pouomze, Souo, Wouom.
Bamendjou is a town and commune in Cameroon.
Bandja is a town and commune in Cameroon.
Batcham is a town and commune in Cameroon.
Bayangam is a town and commune in Cameroon.
Batoufam is a town and commune in the department of Koung-Khi, Cameroon. It has an estimated population of 12,000. Batoufam is also a language and is part of the Bantu group of languages.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Munka.
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