Lubumbashi
in Province du Haut-Katanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-11.661 and 27.479 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -11° 39' 39" and E 27° 28' 45"
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: 06:39 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Lubumbashi
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:35 am and 6:20 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.021 and -155.580 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Waikapuna
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Democratic Republic of the Congo in Middle Africa

Safety Score: 3,7 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: 2022-11-27 08:26:02

Discover Lubumbashi

Lubumbashi in Province du Haut-Katanga with it's 1,373,770 citizens is a place in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 974 mi (or 1,567 km) south-east of Kinshasa, the country's capital city.

Current time in Lubumbashi is now 06:39 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lubumbashi with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports near Lubumbashi. The closest is airport we know is Lubumbashi International Airport in Kiribati in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km). 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: Chingola, Solwezi, Mansa, Ndola and Kolwezi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 72 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 29th of November 2022

19°C (66 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 30th of November 2022

20°C (68 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 1st of December 2022

25°C (76 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

2007 Congo Lubumbashi, La Ville et d'autres Avenues, Justice, Poste, Lac, Hotel de Ville...

Published: February 18, 2013
Length: 25:03 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: HabariSalam

D' autres vues de Lubumbashi (RDC). Accompagné d' Une Musique De Khadja Nin, en Swahili : Palais de JUSTICE Mairie ou Hotel de VILLE Banques TMB et BIAC. Magasin MEGASTORE Le Lac La ...


2007 Congo Lubumbashi, Le Centre Ville et Quelques Avenues Principales

Published: February 18, 2013
Length: 26:13 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: HabariSalam

Les Grands Bâtiments du Centre Ville de Lshi. La Poste, La Cathédrale, les Hotels, les Banques, Le Centre... Plus d'info avec http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lubumbashi ...yote ndani pc.


06.03.2014::C1-16E RETOUR::ARRIVEE ASTRES DE DOULA A LUBUMBASHI / ASTRES ARRIVAL IN LUBUMBASHI

Published: March 06, 2014
Length: 49:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tout Puissant Mazembe

06 Mars 2014 / March 06, 2014 CAF Ligue des Champions / CAF Champion's League 16e de finale Aller / 16th First Leg Tout Puissant Mazembe - Les Astres Football Club Les Astres à Lubumbashi.


1985 Congo Lshi, Visite du Pape Jean-Paul II à Lubumbashi, Messe Pontificale (3), Central Africa

Published: November 12, 2013
Length: 58:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: HabariSalam

Le Pape Parle de Soeur Clémentine Anuarite Danses et Chants en Swahili. Discours en Swahili. Allelouhia Evangile Salon Saint Mathieu, en français, "Ne Craignez Rien..." Chants. WIKIPEDIA...


2011 Congo Lubumbashi, Le TP Mazembe remporte la CAF Super Cup 2010, Retour du Stade

Published: April 18, 2011
Length: 07:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: HabariSalam

Le Tout Puissant Englebert-Mazembe remporte la Super Coupe d' Afrique CAF. Pour la seconde année consécutive. A Lubumbashi, au Congo (RDC). Contre le FUS de Rabat (Maroc). Au Tir au But....


1985 Congo - Lubumbashi, CHL, Transport de Chevaux par avion, partie 4 avec atterrissage

Published: September 22, 2010
Length: 27:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: HabariSalam

Championnat du Zaïre de sauts d' obstacles, organisé à Kinshasa, par le Cercle l' Etrier de Binza. Fin du vol Lubumbashi-Kinshasa, atterrissage à Ndjili. Chevaux très calmes. Accompagnateurs...


1985 Congo - Lubumbashi, CHL, Recoudre le Boulet d'un Cheval, Docteur Yves Moens

Published: September 22, 2010
Length: 33:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: HabariSalam

Championnat du Zaïre de sauts d' obstacles, organisé à Kinshasa, par le Cercle l' Etrier de Binza. Dernier entrainement des chevaux de Lubumbashi, dans les installations du CHL. Le professeur...


1986 Congo Lubumbashi, CHL, Pentathlon du Horses Park , Début des Jeux Équestres

Published: September 27, 2010
Length: 02:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: HabariSalam

Jeux à Cheval organisés à Lubumbashi au Zaïre (Congo RDC). Le club organisateur est les Horses-Park. Première partie. (une seconde partie existe)


1989 Congo - Lubumbashi, École Belge, Diplômes d' Humanités en Fin de Rétho, Année de Nathalie

Published: October 01, 2010
Length: 09:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: HabariSalam

Sections néerlandophone et francophone remettent ensembles leurs diplômes de fin d'humanités. Un drink est offert par les anciens de l' école. Tous les garçons se sont coupés les cheveux....


1986 Congo Lubumbashi, CHL, Pentathlon du Horses-Park, Suite et Fin des Jeux

Published: September 26, 2010
Length: 59:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: HabariSalam

Jeux à Cheval organisés à Lubumbashi au Zaïre (Congo RDC). Le club organisateur est le Horses-Park. Film scindé en 2 parties. Fin.


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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.

Lubumbashi

Lubumbashi in the southeastern part of Democratic Republic of the Congo, is the second largest city in the country, second only to the nation's capital Kinshasa. Lubumbashi is the mining capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, acting as a hub for many of the country's biggest mining companies. The copper-mining city serves as the capital of the relatively prosperous Katanga Province, lying near the Zambian border. Population estimates vary widely but average around 1.5 million.

Located at -11.6667, 27.4667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Lubumbashi, Populated places in Katanga Province, Populated places established in 1910

Karisimbi (commune)

Karisimbi is a commune of the city of Goma in North Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is named after the nearby Mount Karisimbi.

Located at -11.6971, 27.4795 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
North Kivu

Haut-Katanga Province (proposed)

Haut-Katanga Province is a proposed province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, originally due to be established when the country's new constitution was implemented in February 2009. The new province was to consist of the Haut-Katanga District and the cities of Lubumbashi and Likasi. Lubumbashi would be the capital. As of October 2010, the new province had not yet come into existence. In September 2011 the position of "Minister of Decentralization" was abolished.

Located at -11.6697, 27.4833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Katanga Province, Proposed provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Haut-Katanga District

Haut-Katanga District (Upper Katanga District) is a district located in the Katanga Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The copper mining centers of Lubumbashi and Likasi are surrounded by the district but are administratively separate.

Located at -11.6667, 27.4667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Katanga Province

Kamalondo

Kamalondo is a commune of the city of Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Located at -11.6836, 27.4858 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Katanga Province

Kenya, Lubumbashi

Kenya is a commune of the city of Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Located at -11.6971, 27.4795 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Katanga Province

Lubumbashi (commune)

Lubumbashi is a commune of the city of Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Located at -11.6647, 27.4794 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Katanga Province

Lufilian Arc

The Lufilian Arc (or Lufilian Belt) is part of a system of orogenic belts in southern Africa formed during the Pan-African orogeny, a stage in the formation of the Gondwana supercontinent. It extends across eastern Angola, the Katanga Province of the southern Democratic Republic of the Congo and the northwest of Zambia. {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} The arc is about 800 kilometres long. {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} It has global economic importance owing to its rich deposits of copper and cobalt.

Located at -11.6667, 27.4667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geology of Africa

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Lubumbashi.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Lumumbashi, E’ville, Elizabethville, Lubumbashi, لوبومباشي, Горад Лубумбашы, Лубумбаши, لوبومباشی, Élisabethville, לובומבאשי, FBM, ルブンバシ, 루붐바시, 루붐바시 시, Лубумбаши шаары, Lubumbašis, Lubumbaši, Elizabethstad, ਲੂਬੁਮਬਾਸ਼ੀ, Лубумбаші, لوبمباشی, 盧本巴希