in Ituri, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
1.661 and 30.277 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 1° 39' 41" and E 30° 16' 37"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - CDF
Spoken languages:
French, Lingala, Kongo
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:12 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Lubumbashi
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:58 am and 6:11 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Banana Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Democratic Republic of the Congo in Middle Africa

Safety Score: 3,9 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Democratic Republic of the Congo. Last Update: 2020-07-12 07:21:15

Discover Katchunga

Katchunga in Ituri is a place in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 1,113 mi (or 1,791 km) east of Kinshasa, the country's capital city.

Current time in Katchunga is now 08:12 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lubumbashi with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports near Katchunga. The closest is airport we know is Bunia Airport in Kiribati in a distance of 8 mi (or 12 km). 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 Democratic Republic of the Congo is Virunga National Park in a distance of 92 mi (or 149 km), South-West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bunia, Ntoroko, Bundibugyo, Fort Portal and Zombo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 14%
Air Humidity 79%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Tuesday, 14th of July 2020

19°C (67 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 15th of July 2020

23°C (73 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 16th of July 2020

23°C (73 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Un dimanche après midi à Bunia

Published: February 26, 2015
Length: 11:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Pierre Laberge

Petit film carte-postale sur une réalité africaine incontournable, les églises évangéliques.

ADRA DRC EAST Community Discussion Violence Against Women

Published: October 19, 2012
Length: 03:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Patrick Mphaka

Regional WIPS Project activity. Community discussion about violence against women. A WIPS radio listening group has called the Ituri police Commander in Bunia to discuss how to ensure safety...


Published: January 10, 2009
Length: 52:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PastorJohnDima


Pygmy Man Playing With Iphone & Seeing Himself For One Of His FIRST times

Published: April 17, 2013
Length: 07:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Justin Wren

Help me FREE this man, he is currently a slave! 4 days left! www.indiegogo.com/projects/fight-for-the-forgotten This is my Pygmy brother Mateo... Playing with my iPhone... I'm currently doing...

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