in Sankuru, Democratic Republic of the Congo

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-3.521 and 23.601 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -3° 31' 15" and E 23° 36' 1"
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: 04:00 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Lubumbashi
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:10 am and 6:18 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: 3,7 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: 2022-10-03 07:19:49

Delve into Lodja

Lodja in Sankuru with it's 68,244 habitants is a city located in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 574 mi (or 924 km) east of Kinshasa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Lodja is now 04:00 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lubumbashi with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 6 airports closer to Lodja. The closest is airport we know is Lodja Airport in Kiribati in a distance of 13 mi (or 20 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Lusambo, Kindu, Mbuji-Mayi, Kananga and Luebo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 91 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 39%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 60% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 4th of October 2022

30°C (86 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 5th of October 2022

31°C (88 °F)
20°C (69 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 6th of October 2022

32°C (90 °F)
20°C (69 °F)
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.

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.

Sankuru District

Sankuru District is a district located in the Kasai-Oriental province, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Sankuru was to be one of 25 proposed provinces specified in the country's Constitution of 18 February 2006), to take effect no later than February 2009. As of October 2010, this had not taken place.

Located at -3.51667, 23.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Proposed provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Districts of Kasai-Oriental

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Loja, Lodja, LJA, Лодж