Latitude and longitude of Kikwit

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Kikwit is the largest city of Bandundu Province, lying on the Kwilu River in the southwestern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Kikwit is also known in the region under the nickname "The Mother". The population is approximately 397,737 (2012). An important commercial and administrative centre, it is home to a stadium and is known for its traditional dances, in particular the Bapende dancers whose geographic origin centers on the village of Gungu. Bapende dancers often wear traditional costumes comprising colorful masks and attire made from raffia.

Latitude: -5° 01' 60.00" S
Longitude: 18° 48' 59.99" E

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GPS coordinates of Kikwit, Congo, Democratic Republic

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