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Kitwe, Copperbelt Province, Zambia


Alternative Names:KIW, Kitoue, Kitue, Kitve, Kitve-Nkana, Kitvė, Kitwe, Kitwe Nkana, Nkana-Kitwe, ji te wei, kiteuwe, kitou~e, kytwy, Κίτουε, Китве, Китве-Нкана, Китуе, Кітве, Կիտվե-Նկանա, كيتوي, کتوے, კიტვე, キトウェ, 基特韦, 키트웨
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Kitwe, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
Region:Copperbelt Province, Zambia
Latitude:12° 48' 8" S
Longitude:28° 12' 47" E
Lat/Long (dec):-12.80243,28.21323
Köppen climate type:Cwa : Monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate
Population:400,914 (2012)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Kitwe, Kitwe, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 48' 2" S28° 12' 23" E0.8km (0.5 miles)
Nkana north limb, Nkana Mine (Rokana Mine), Kitwe, Kitwe, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 49' 41" S28° 11' 35" E3.6km (2.2 miles)
Nkana south limb, Nkana Mine (Rokana Mine), Kitwe, Kitwe, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 51' 15" S28° 12' 44" E5.8km (3.6 miles)
Mindola pit, Nkana Mine (Rokana Mine), Kitwe, Kitwe, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 46' 23" S28° 9' 33" E6.7km (4.2 miles)
Chibuluma, Kitwe, Kitwe, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 51' 39" S28° 8' 18" E10.4km (6.5 miles)
Chibuluma West Mine, Kalulushi, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 49' 51" S28° 6' 19" E12.1km (7.5 miles)
Kasaria, Kalulushi, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 44' 26" S28° 6' 23" E13.5km (8.4 miles)
Chibuluma South Mine, Chibuluma, Kitwe, Kitwe, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 54' 34" S28° 4' 48" E18.7km (11.6 miles)
Chifupu, Kitwe, Kitwe, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 55' 0" S28° 3' 15" E21.4km (13.3 miles)
Mwambashi, Kalulushi, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 45' 33" S28° 0' 16" E23.1km (14.4 miles)
Chambishi smelter slag locality, Chambishi, Kalulushi, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 39' 0" S28° 2' 54" E24.6km (15.3 miles)
Chambishi Mine, Chambishi, Kalulushi, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 38' 55" S28° 2' 22" E25.4km (15.8 miles)
Chambishi, Kalulushi, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 38' 2" S28° 3' 13" E25.5km (15.8 miles)
Pitanda South Mine, Chambishi, Kalulushi, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 42' 47" S27° 58' 36" E27.5km (17.1 miles)
Mufulira, Mufulira, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 32' 57" S28° 15' 20" E28.5km (17.7 miles)
Lubembe mine, Mufulira, Mufulira, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 35' 11" S28° 21' 56" E29.2km (18.1 miles)
Pitanda Mine, Chambishi, Kalulushi, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 39' 29" S27° 59' 12" E29.3km (18.2 miles)
Mwerkera, Ndola, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 48' 15" S28° 30' 0" E31.1km (19.3 miles)
Mufulira Mine, Mufulira, Mufulira, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 31' 22" S28° 14' 9" E31.2km (19.4 miles)
Muliashi Mine (Roan Extension Mine), Luanshya, Luanshya, Copperbelt Province, Zambia13° 4' 45" S28° 16' 29" E31.5km (19.6 miles)
Baluba Mine, Luanshya, Luanshya, Copperbelt Province, Zambia13° 3' 0" S28° 22' 40" E32.8km (20.4 miles)
Kagem Emerald Mine, Kafubu Emerald District, Lufwanyama, Copperbelt Province, Zambia13° 5' 21" S28° 8' 19" E32.9km (20.4 miles)
Miku emerald deposit, Luanshya, Copperbelt Province, Zambia13° 4' 0" S28° 3' 29" E33.9km (21.0 miles)
Fitula Mine, Chingola, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 40' 54" S27° 55' 0" E34.8km (21.7 miles)
Twampane Mine, Kafubu Emerald District, Lufwanyama, Copperbelt Province, Zambia13° 5' 41" S28° 5' 50" E34.9km (21.7 miles)
Kamakanga Mine, Kafubu Emerald District, Lufwanyama, Copperbelt Province, Zambia13° 6' 33" S28° 5' 10" E36.8km (22.9 miles)
Luanshya, Luanshya, Copperbelt Province, Zambia13° 7' 19" S28° 22' 39" E39.8km (24.7 miles)
Mokambo Cu deposit, Mokambo, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo12° 28' 37" S28° 22' 46" E40.4km (25.1 miles)
Luanshya Mine (Roan Antelope Mine), Luanshya, Luanshya, Copperbelt Province, Zambia13° 7' 57" S28° 23' 32" E41.5km (25.8 miles)
Mimbula, Chingola, Chingola, Copperbelt Province, Zambia12° 38' 44" S27° 51' 56" E41.5km (25.8 miles)

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Nearby features from geonames.org

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Kitwe Central HospitalHospital12° 47' 50" S28° 12' 39" E0.6km (0.4 miles)
ParklandsSection of populated place12° 48' 14" S28° 13' 34" E1.4km (0.9 miles)
MukubaSchool12° 48' 0" S28° 11' 59" E1.5km (0.9 miles)
Kitwe CentralPolice post12° 49' 0" S28° 11' 59" E2.1km (1.3 miles)
Buchi and KamitondoPopulated place12° 46' 59" S28° 13' 0" E2.2km (1.3 miles)
Kitwe EastPolice post12° 49' 0" S28° 13' 59" E2.7km (1.7 miles)
NkanaPopulated place12° 49' 34" S28° 12' 17" E2.8km (1.7 miles)
RiversidePolice post12° 47' 33" S28° 14' 32" E3.3km (2.1 miles)
BulangililoPopulated place12° 46' 17" S28° 12' 30" E3.5km (2.2 miles)
Rhokana Copper MineMine(s)12° 49' 59" S28° 11' 59" E3.7km (2.3 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
African PlateTectonic Plate
Central AfricaRegion
ZambiaCountry
Copperbelt Province, ZambiaProvince
Kitwe, Copperbelt Province, ZambiaDistrict
 
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