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Foum el Oued, Western Sahara


Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Laâyoune-Sakia El Hamra, Morocco
Region:Western Sahara
Latitude:27° 10' 24" N
Longitude:13° 23' 55" W
Lat/Long (dec):27.17357,-13.39886
Köppen climate type:BWh : Hot deserts climate
Population:450 (2013)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
al-Saqiyah al-Hamra'a (Saguia el Hamra), Western Sahara27° 9' 12" N13° 12' 11" W19.5km (12.1 miles)
Dchira, Western Sahara27° 1' 33" N13° 3' 6" W38.1km (23.6 miles)
Northwest Africa 773 Lunar meteorite (NWA 773), Dchira, Western Sahara26° 46' 0" N12° 49' 0" W73.3km (45.6 miles)
Itqiy meteorite, al-Saqiyah al-Hamra'a (Saguia el Hamra), Western Sahara26° 35' 26" N12° 57' 7" W78.5km (48.8 miles)
Al Haggounia 001 meteorite, Dakhla-Oued Ed-Dahab, Morocco27° 30' 0" N12° 30' 0" W95.9km (59.6 miles)
Bu Craa (Bou Craa), Laâyoune Province, Laâyoune-Sakia El Hamra, Morocco26° 19' 6" N12° 51' 7" W109.5km (68.0 miles)
El Charco, Gran Tarajal, Tuineje, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 14' 18" N14° 1' 45" W133.7km (83.1 miles)
Morro de Jable, Pájara, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 3' 5" N14° 19' 51" W134.0km (83.3 miles)
Road FV-2-Ravine of Cruzuela, La Lajita, Pájara, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 11' 21" N14° 7' 55" W134.0km (83.3 miles)
FV-2 Roadcuts west of Barranca de Butihondo, Pájara, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 4' 9" N14° 18' 40" W134.2km (83.4 miles)
Road FV-2, Esquinzo-Butihondo, Pájara, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 4' 44" N14° 18' 24" W134.7km (83.7 miles)
Outcrop on the road FV-2, La Lajita, Pájara, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 10' 54" N14° 10' 1" W135.3km (84.0 miles)
Port road outcrop, Morro de Jable, Pájara, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 3' 12" N14° 21' 3" W135.6km (84.2 miles)
FV-605 Road Cutting east of La Pared, Pájara, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 12' 39" N14° 12' 34" W140.3km (87.2 miles)
Caldera de Gairía, Antigua, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 21' 34" N14° 1' 5" W145.3km (90.3 miles)
Puerto de la Peña - Cueva de Lobos area, Fuerteventura Basal Complex, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 23' 59" N14° 9' 24" W155.4km (96.6 miles)
Quarry at the FV-10, La Matilla, Puerto del Rosario, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 33' 50" N13° 57' 37" W164.1km (102.0 miles)
Esquinzo ultra-alkaline complex, Fuerteventura Basal Complex, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 37' 6" N13° 59' 33" W170.9km (106.2 miles)
Montaña Blanca-Milocho carbonatite, Fuerteventura basal complex, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 38' 40" N13° 59' 4" W173.4km (107.7 miles)
Glory-Hole mine, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 42' 10" N13° 53' 31" W176.8km (109.9 miles)
Smara, Es-Semara Province, Laâyoune-Sakia El Hamra, Morocco26° 44' 30" N11° 40' 42" W177.1km (110.1 miles)
Calderón Hondo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 41' 59" N13° 55' 12" W177.3km (110.2 miles)
Punta Papagayo, Playa Blanca, Yaiza, Lanzarote, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 50' 22" N13° 47' 8" W189.1km (117.5 miles)
Punta del Aguila, Playa Blanca, Yaiza, Lanzarote, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 51' 20" N13° 48' 39" W191.4km (118.9 miles)
Oued Awlitis 001 Lunar meteorite, Boujdour Province, Laâyoune-Sakia El Hamra, Morocco25° 29' 57" N12° 52' 55" W193.2km (120.0 miles)
Bir Moghrein meteorite, Bir Moghrein, Tiris Zemmour Region, Mauritania25° 54' 47" N11° 59' 26" W198.2km (123.1 miles)
Salinas de Janubio, Yaiza, Lanzarote, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 56' 13" N13° 49' 46" W200.6km (124.7 miles)
Punta del Volcan, Los Hervideros Coast, Yaiza, Lanzarote, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 56' 31" N13° 49' 59" W201.2km (125.0 miles)
Los Hervideros coast, Yaiza, Lanzarote, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 57' 15" N13° 49' 55" W202.5km (125.9 miles)
Crater del Cuervo, La Geria, Lanzarote, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spain28° 59' 7" N13° 40' 18" W203.2km (126.3 miles)

Nearby features from geonames.org

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Foum al WadWadi mouth27° 11' 35" N13° 23' 18" W2.4km (1.5 miles)
El Aaiún mediumwave transmitter, Mast NorthTower27° 10' 25" N13° 21' 40" W3.7km (2.3 miles)
El Aaiún mediumwave transmitter, Mast SouthTower27° 10' 21" N13° 21' 40" W3.7km (2.3 miles)
Wad as Saquia al HamraWadi27° 11' 59" N13° 22' 0" W4.3km (2.7 miles)
AfreidíatDune(s)27° 10' 0" N13° 19' 59" W6.5km (4.1 miles)
Las CuevecillasCliff(s)27° 10' 0" N13° 19' 59" W6.5km (4.1 miles)
Médano de AaiúnDune(s)27° 7' 0" N13° 25' 0" W6.6km (4.1 miles)
Graret RamlaGrazing area27° 7' 41" N13° 21' 19" W6.6km (4.1 miles)
Ghard LamnizlaDune(s)27° 9' 33" N13° 19' 24" W7.6km (4.7 miles)
Hassi al ’AyyafaWell27° 11' 59" N13° 19' 40" W7.6km (4.7 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
African PlateTectonic Plate
MoroccoCountry
Laâyoune-Sakia El Hamra, MoroccoRegion
Northwest Africa MeteoritesMeteorite Fall Location
Western SaharaDisputed Territory

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Western Sahara, Laayoune253.3.0.0.0.0
 
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