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Kolwezi, Kolwezi City, Lualaba, Democratic Republic of the Congo


Alternative Names:KWZ, Kolvezi, Kolwezi, Колвези
Type:Seat of a second-order administrative division
Mindat.org Region:Lualaba, DR Congo
Region:Kolwezi City, Lualaba, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Latitude:10° 42' 53" S
Longitude:25° 28' 0" E
Lat/Long (dec):-10.71484,25.46674
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet
Population:418,000 (2016)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 43' 37" S25° 27' 10" E2.1km (1.3 miles)
Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 43' 22" S25° 25' 49" E4.1km (2.5 miles)
KOV Open cut (Kamoto-Oliveira-Virgule Open cut), Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 42' 54" S25° 25' 25" E4.7km (2.9 miles)
Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 43' 39" S25° 30' 32" E4.8km (3.0 miles)
Kamoto East Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 43' 14" S25° 24' 55" E5.7km (3.5 miles)
Kamoto North Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 42' 33" S25° 24' 28" E6.5km (4.0 miles)
Kamoto Principal Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 43' 2" S25° 24' 11" E7.0km (4.3 miles)
Kamoto Principal Mine (Kamoto Fond Mine; Kamoto Mine), Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 43' 19" S25° 24' 6" E7.1km (4.4 miles)
Mashamba East Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 44' 32" S25° 23' 40" E8.4km (5.2 miles)
Mutoshi Mine (Ruwe Mine), Mutoshi (Ruwe), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 40' 40" S25° 32' 7" E8.5km (5.3 miles)
Sicomines copper-cobalt mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 44' 17" S25° 22' 50" E9.8km (6.1 miles)
Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 44' 26" S25° 22' 32" E10.4km (6.4 miles)
Dikuluwe Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 44' 39" S25° 21' 45" E11.8km (7.4 miles)
Mutoshi (Ruwe), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 38' 30" S25° 33' 38" E13.1km (8.1 miles)
Katonto Hill, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 40' 0" S25° 19' 39" E16.1km (10.0 miles)
Combolo Cu-Co deposit, Kyabukamba Village, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 32' 30" S25° 30' 0" E19.6km (12.2 miles)
Kyabukamba Village, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 31' 59" S25° 28' 24" E20.2km (12.6 miles)
Tilwezembe, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 47' 56" S25° 41' 30" E26.3km (16.4 miles)
Mutanda Mine, Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 47' 14" S25° 48' 34" E38.3km (23.8 miles)
Kalongwe deposit, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo11° 0' 59" S25° 13' 33" E42.6km (26.5 miles)
Kansuki Cu-Co deposit, Kisamfu, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 44' 11" S25° 51' 28" E42.8km (26.6 miles)
Lufungu Cu-Co deposit, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 55' 59" S25° 49' 59" E46.8km (29.1 miles)
Mashitu Cu-Co deposit, Kisamfu, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 39' 59" S25° 54' 26" E48.4km (30.1 miles)
Kalukundi Cu-Co deposit, Kisamfu, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 37' 25" S25° 54' 31" E49.3km (30.7 miles)
Kengere Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo11° 10' 5" S25° 27' 43" E50.4km (31.3 miles)
Kisamfu, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 40' 59" S25° 55' 59" E51.1km (31.8 miles)
Kasompi Mine (Menda Mine; Kasompi Hill), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 58' 32" S25° 54' 1" E55.5km (34.5 miles)
Kasekelesa deposit (Kasekelua), Lualaba, DR Congo10° 39' 55" S24° 56' 39" E57.3km (35.6 miles)
Busanga, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 4' 41" S25° 23' 21" E71.3km (44.3 miles)
Tenke deposit (incl. Fwalu; Kwatebala; Goma), Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo10° 34' 48" S26° 9' 11" E76.5km (47.5 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 20 km)

Rock types recorded nearby (within 20 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Clinique GécaminesHospital10° 42' 56" S25° 27' 45" E0.5km (0.3 miles)
KamotoPopulated place10° 43' 18" S25° 25' 45" E4.1km (2.6 miles)
Mwangeji General HospitalHospital10° 43' 17" S25° 30' 34" E4.7km (2.9 miles)
MusonoiStream10° 45' 16" S25° 26' 39" E5.1km (3.1 miles)
MusonoiPopulated place10° 40' 59" S25° 25' 59" E5.1km (3.1 miles)
KamotoMine(s)10° 43' 0" S25° 25' 0" E5.5km (3.4 miles)
LumpunduPopulated place10° 44' 29" S25° 30' 46" E5.8km (3.6 miles)
KamimbiPopulated place10° 39' 29" S25° 27' 11" E6.5km (4.0 miles)
HVDC Inga-Shaba - Kolwezi Static Inverter PlantPower station10° 39' 28" S25° 27' 8" E6.5km (4.1 miles)
MangeziPopulated place10° 43' 59" S25° 31' 33" E6.8km (4.2 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
African PlateTectonic Plate
Central AfricaRegion
DR CongoCountry
Katanga Copper Crescent, Haut-Katanga, DR CongoMining Area
Katanga, DR CongoProvince
Lualaba, DR CongoProvince

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Katanga, Kolwezi, Mutshatasha/Kolwezi63.6.25.91.0.0
 
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