in Oshikoto, Namibia
- Twyfelfontein or /Ui-//aes (Unesco heritage, 147 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -18.017 and 16.067 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -18° 1' 0" and E 16° 4' 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: 08:26 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Windhoek
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:16 am and 7:28 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 21.886 and -160.220 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Ontananga in Oshikoto is a place in Namibia about 321 mi (or 516 km) north of Windhoek, the country's capital city.
Current time in Ontananga is now 08:26 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Windhoek with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports near Ontananga. The closest airport in Namibia is Ondangwa Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 20 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Twyfelfontein or /Ui-//aes in a distance of 147 mi (or 236 km), South-West.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Oshakati, Eenhana, Omuthiya, Ondjiva and Outapi. 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
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Ondangwa (also Ondangua), is a town of 11,000 inhabitants in the Oshana Region of northern Namibia, bordering Oshikoto Region. Ondangwa means the end of the Ondonga area (Ondonga is one of the kingdoms of Ovamboland). Located about 80 km from the Angolan border, Ondangwa is situated along the B1. It is one of the places of residence of the Kings of Ondonga. (currently King Eliphas Kauluma, father to the reigning king lives here). Most of the residents of the town speak Oshindonga.
Ondangwa Airport is an airport serving Ondangwa, a town in the Oshana Region of Namibia. The airport is about 5 km northwest of the center of Ondangwa.
Oniipa is a settlement in the Oshikoto Region of northern Namibia and the district capital of the Oniipa electoral constituency. It lies just outside of Ondangwa. It is the hometown of former Lutheran bishop and liberation leader Leonard Auala. There is also the well-known old church hospital called Onandjokwe Luthern Hospital, which was named after the first female nurse.
Iihongo is a village in the northern part of Namibia, exactly 25 km east from the town of Ondangwa. The village was first founded in 1989. It played a great part in the struggle for the countries independence, this was because of the headman, who was known as Nehale ya Mpingana who in 1908 directed the Ndonga people to attack the Germans at a place called Namutoni. Today, the village is under the rule of Leonard Mwandingi.
Okatyali Constituency is an electoral constituency in the Oshana Region of Namibia. It has 2,815 inhabitants, its district capital is the settlement of Okatyali.
Ondangwa Constituency is an electoral constituency in the Oshana Region of Namibia. It has 29,783 inhabitants, its district capital is the town of Ondangwa.
Uukwiyu Constituency is an electoral constituency in the Oshana Region of Namibia. It has 11,894 inhabitants, its district capital is the settlement of Uukwiyu.
Olukonda Constituency is an electoral constituency in the Oshikoto Region of Namibia. It has 9,094 inhabitants, the district capital is the settlement of Olukonda. In the 2009 general election, incumbent President and SWAPO candidate Hifikepunye Pohamba received 89% of the votes for President.
Oniipa Constituency is an electoral constituency in the Oshikoto Region of Namibia. It has 23,913 inhabitants, its district capital is the settlement of Oniipa. Further settlements in this constituency are Oshigambo and Onanjokwe.