Latitude and longitude of Ouadane
- In Mauritania
Ouadane or Wādān (Arabic: وادان) is a small town in the desert region of central Mauritania, situated on the southern edge of the Adrar Plateau, 93 km northeast of Chinguetti. The town was a staging post in the trans-Saharan trade and for caravans transporting slabs of salt from the mines at Idjil. A Portuguese trading post was established in 1487, but was probably soon abandoned.
Latitude: 20° 55' 32.06" N
Longitude: -11° 37' 10.30" W