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Takoradi, Western Region, Ghana


Alternative Names:TKD, Takoradi, Takoradze
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Western Region, Ghana
Region:Western Region, Ghana
Latitude:4° 53' 53" N
Longitude:1° 45' 37" W
Lat/Long (dec):4.89816,-1.76029
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet
Population:232,919 (2018)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Yakau Mine (Yakau-Humakrom-Asani Manganese concession), Yakau, Western Region, Ghana4° 50' 0" N1° 58' 0" W24.0km (14.9 miles)
Yakau, Western Region, Ghana4° 49' 59" N1° 58' 0" W24.0km (14.9 miles)
Dompim, Bonsa River, Bonsa diamond field, Western Region, Ghana5° 5' 59" N1° 40' 0" W24.7km (15.4 miles)
Nsuta Mine (Insuta Mine; Nsuta-Gaywin Manganese concession; Nsuta-Wassaw), Tarkwa, Western Region, Ghana5° 16' 59" N1° 58' 0" W48.5km (30.2 miles)
Iduapriem Mine, Teberebie, Western Region, Ghana5° 14' 35" N2° 2' 36" W49.5km (30.8 miles)
Teberebie mine, Teberebie, Western Region, Ghana5° 15' 55" N2° 2' 43" W51.6km (32.1 miles)
Tarkwa, Western Region, Ghana5° 18' 6" N1° 59' 39" W51.8km (32.2 miles)
Tarkwa, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana5° 18' 6" N1° 59' 39" W51.8km (32.2 miles)
Tarkwa Mine, Tarkwa, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana5° 17' 8" N2° 2' 26" W53.1km (33.0 miles)
Abosso-Damang Au deposit, Tarkwa, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana5° 21' 35" N1° 56' 44" W55.3km (34.4 miles)
Bonsa River, Bonsa diamond field, Western Region, Ghana5° 15' 54" N2° 8' 54" W59.3km (36.8 miles)
Bonsa diamond field, Western Region, Ghana5° 16' 0" N2° 8' 59" W59.5km (37.0 miles)
Golden Star (Wassa) Akyempim Gold mine SAK 1 pit, Akyempim, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana5° 28' 56" N1° 43' 5" W65.1km (40.5 miles)
Akyempim, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana5° 29' 2" N1° 43' 59" W65.2km (40.5 miles)
Akyiempim Wassa Gold Mine, Akyempim, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana5° 29' 39" N1° 43' 5" W66.4km (41.3 miles)
Damang Mine, Abosso-Damang Au deposit, Tarkwa, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana5° 30' 59" N1° 50' 33" W69.3km (43.1 miles)
Prestea Mine, Bogoso-Prestea area, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana5° 26' 15" N2° 7' 55" W72.7km (45.2 miles)
Kedadwen, Prestea, Western Region, Ghana5° 25' 46" N2° 8' 38" W72.8km (45.2 miles)
Prestea, Western Region, Ghana5° 26' 13" N2° 8' 24" W73.2km (45.5 miles)
Bogoso, Western Region, Ghana5° 34' 25" N2° 0' 45" W80.1km (49.8 miles)
Bogoso Mine, Bogoso-Prestea area, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana5° 34' 13" N2° 1' 29" W80.3km (49.9 miles)
Birum River, Bogoso, Western Region, Ghana5° 37' 59" N2° 2' 59" W87.8km (54.6 miles)
Pampe deposit, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana5° 39' 0" N2° 7' 0" W92.4km (57.4 miles)
Ayanfuri Mine, Dunkwa, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana5° 57' 39" N1° 53' 49" W119.2km (74.0 miles)
Dunkwa, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana5° 58' 11" N1° 47' 2" W119.2km (74.1 miles)
Mankwadzi, Winneba, Awutu Efutu Senya District (Efutu Municipal District; Efutu Municipal Assembly District), Central Region, Ghana5° 19' 0" N0° 41' 0" W128.0km (79.6 miles)
Winneba, Awutu Efutu Senya District (Efutu Municipal District; Efutu Municipal Assembly District), Central Region, Ghana5° 21' 43" N0° 37' 50" W135.3km (84.1 miles)
Dunkwa/Jimifield diamond field, Eastern Region, Ghana6° 10' 0" N1° 52' 0" W141.5km (87.9 miles)
Obuasi, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana6° 12' 7" N1° 41' 27" W145.2km (90.2 miles)
Ashanti Mine, Obuasi, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana6° 13' 59" N1° 38' 59" W149.0km (92.6 miles)

Nearby features from geonames.org

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Bonsu NkwataPopulated place4° 54' 0" N1° 46' 0" W0.7km (0.5 miles)
Bonsu NkwantaPopulated place4° 53' 59" N1° 46' 0" W0.7km (0.5 miles)
Takoradi AirportAirport4° 53' 45" N1° 46' 29" W1.6km (1.0 miles)
KansawuraStream4° 54' 10" N1° 44' 46" W1.6km (1.0 miles)
Best Western Atlantic HotelHotel4° 52' 54" N1° 45' 15" W1.9km (1.2 miles)
New TakoradiSection of populated place4° 54' 27" N1° 44' 43" W2.0km (1.2 miles)
East TanokromSection of populated place4° 54' 56" N1° 46' 0" W2.1km (1.3 miles)
PoasiSection of populated place4° 54' 43" N1° 44' 44" W2.2km (1.4 miles)
Takoradi PointPoint4° 52' 52" N1° 44' 47" W2.4km (1.5 miles)
KwaobonekromPopulated place4° 55' 10" N1° 45' 52" W2.4km (1.5 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
African PlateTectonic Plate
GhanaCountry
Western Region, GhanaRegion

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Ghana, Western, Shama Ahanta East87.10.134.0.0.0
 
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