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Zanzibar, Tanzania

Zanzibar is a large place in the region of Zanzibar Urban/West in Tanzania with a population of approximately 403,658 people and is one of the largest places in Tanzania. Find all facts and information about Zanzibar.

Facts and figures on Zanzibar at a glance

Name: Zanzibar (Zanzibar)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 403,658 people
Region name (Level 1): Zanzibar Urban/West
Country: Tanzania
Continent: Africa

Zanzibar is located in the region of Zanzibar Urban/West and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Zanzibar to Tanzania's capital Dodoma (Dodoma) is approximately 383 km / 238 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Zanzibar
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Zanzibar ZanzibarLarge place / Regional capital403,658 peopleZanzibar Urban/West Zanzibar Urban/West Region

Map of Zanzibar

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Information on Zanzibar

Information on Zanzibar
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Zanzibar ZanzibarZanzibar Urban/West Zanzibar Urban/West RegionTanzaniaAfrica

Time in Zanzibar

Time in Zanzibar
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 8:21amNoMon, 24 Apr 2017 - 8:21amUTC +3.0Africa/Dar_es_Salaam

Geographic coordinates of Zanzibar

Latitude & Longitude of Zanzibar
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map6°09'50.2"S (-6.1639400°)39°11'52.5"E (39.1979300°)

Distances from Zanzibar

Distances from Zanzibar
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
683 km south of the equator4,337 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Zanzibar

Places around Zanzibar

19 places found within 5 km around Zanzibar. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Zanzibar
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Ngambo Ngambo-0.4 km 0.2 mishow
Stone Town Stone Town-0.8 km 0.5 mishow
Mwembe Maepe Mwembe Maepe-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Migombani Migombani-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Amaani Amaani-2.4 km 1.5 mishow
Chumbuni Dogo Chumbuni Dogo-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Hindu Hindu-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Marahubi Mlangoni Marahubi Mlangoni-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Mwana Kerekwe Mwana Kerekwe-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Mazizini Mazizini-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Kinuni Kinuni-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Walezo Walezo-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Mtoni Mtoni-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Mtoni Kigomeni Mtoni Kigomeni-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Chumbuni Kubwa Chumbuni Kubwa-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Walezo Walezo-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Fuoni Kilimani Fuoni Kilimani-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Mwana Kwerekwe Mwana Kwerekwe-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Mombasa Mombasa-4.5 km 2.8 mishow

Airports around Zanzibar

1 airport found within 15 km around Zanzibar. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Zanzibar
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Abeid Amani Karume International Airport Abeid Amani Karume International AirportHTZA, ZNZ7.1 km 4.4 mishow

External sources of information on Zanzibar

Zanzibar on Wikipedia