in Kunene, Namibia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-17.383 and 14.517 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -17° 22' 59" and E 14° 31' 0"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - NAD
Spoken languages:
English, Afrikaans, German, Herero
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:23 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Windhoek
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:23 am and 7:33 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
21.886 and -160.220 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Explore Etunda

Etunda in Kunene is a city in Namibia about 395 mi (or 635 km) north-west of Windhoek, the country's capital.

Local time in Etunda is now 08:23 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Windhoek with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Etunda. The closest is airport we know is Xangongo Airport in Angola in a distance of 53 mi (or 85 km). The closest airport in Namibia is Ondangwa Airport in a distance of 101 mi (or 85 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Outapi, Opuwo, Oshakati, Ondjiva and Eenhana. 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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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.


Calueque is a village next to a dam and pumping station of the same name on the Kunene River in the Kunene Province of southern Angola. The water project is linked to Ruacana, 20 km away in Namibia, where an underground hydro-electric power station was built. This dam is one of the last landmarks along the Kunene River, prior to the Kunene becoming a border feature between Angola and Namibia.

Located at -17.2694, 14.5478 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Dams in Angola, Populated places in Cunene Province, Angola–South Africa relations, Portugal–South Africa relations

Olushandja Dam

Olushandja Dam is a dam on the Kunene River outside of Oshakati, Oshana Region, Namibia. It's lake has a maximum capacity of 42.331 Mm, and stores water from the Calueque Dam in nearby Angola.

Located at -17.43, 14.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Oshakati, Dams in Namibia, Dams completed in 1990, Buildings and structures in Oshana Region, 1990 in Namibia

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