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Tanga, Tanzania

Tanga is a large place in the region of Tanga in Tanzania with a population of approximately 224,876 people and is one of the largest places in Tanzania. Find all facts and information about Tanga.

Facts and figures on Tanga at a glance

Name: Tanga (Tanga)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 224,876 people
Region name (Level 1): Tanga
Country: Tanzania
Continent: Africa

Tanga is located in the region of Tanga and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Tanga to Tanzania's capital Dodoma (Dodoma) is approximately 392 km / 243 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Tanga to the largest places in Tanzania.

Facts and figures about Tanga
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Tanga TangaLarge place / Regional capital224,876 peopleTanga Tanga Region

Map of Tanga

Map of Tanga, Tanzania / View larger map of Tanga

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Information on Tanga

Information on Tanga
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Tanga TangaTanga Tanga RegionTanzaniaAfrica

Time in Tanga

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

Geographic coordinates of Tanga

Latitude & Longitude of Tanga
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map5°04'08.1"S (-5.0689300°)39°05'55.5"E (39.0987500°)

Distances from Tanga

Distances from Tanga
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
561 km south of the equator4,335 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Tanga

Places around Tanga

17 places found within 5 km around Tanga. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Tanga
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Bombo Bombo-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Kana Kana-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Mwanzange Mwanzange-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Ngamiani Ngamiani-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Kisosora Kisosora-1.7 km 1.1 mishow
Nguvumali Nguvumali-1.7 km 1.1 mishow
Chumbageni Chumbageni-2.3 km 1.5 mishow
Mwakaeza Mwakaeza-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Usagara Usagara-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Kihongwe Kihongwe-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Ras Kazone Ras Kazone-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Gofu Chini Gofu Chini-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Gofu Juu Gofu Juu-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Majonjo Majonjo-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Mngamboni Mngamboni-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Kiungani Kiungani-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Masiwani Masiwani-5.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Tanga

1 airport found within 15 km around Tanga. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Tanga
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Tanga Airport Tanga AirportHTTG, TGT4.0 km 2.5 mishow

External sources of information on Tanga

Tanga on Wikipedia