in Nkhotakota District of Central Region, Malawi
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -12.927 and 34.296 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -12° 55' 38" and E 34° 17' 46"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Kwacha - MWK
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 05:54 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Blantyre
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:42 am and 6:10 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 19.469 and -154.833 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Delve into Nkhotakota
Nkhotakota in Nkhotakota District (Central Region) with it's 24,865 habitants is located in Malawi about 80 mi (or 128 km) north-east of Lilongwe, the country's capital town.
Current time in Nkhotakota is now 05:54 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Blantyre with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Nkhotakota. The closest airport in Malawi is Dwangwa Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 49 km), North. 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 Malawi is Chongoni Rock-Art Area in a distance of 54 mi (or 87 km), South.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ntchisi, Dowa, Kasungu, Salima and Chipyela. 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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Prosjekt Malawi UB - oppfølgingstur 2014
Filmen er laget av June Osland Melvær og Maria Heimsæter etter at de var på oppfølgingsreise til Nkhotakota, Malawi i april og mai 2014. Den viser noen få av de mange aktivitetene som...
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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.
Viphya Mountains are located in central Malawi. The spine of the mountains runs parallel to Lake Malawi.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Nkhotakota.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kota Kota, Nkhotakota, نخوتاکوتا, 은코타코타, 恩科塔科塔