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___ Satellite View and Map of the City of Dakar, Senegal

Searchable Map and Satellite View of Dakar using Google Earth Data


Dakar SealSatellite view is showing Dakar, the westernmost African city, it is a major regional port, the largest city and the national capital of Senegal.

Dakar is located on the Cape Verde Peninsula (Cap-Vert) at the Atlantic coast.

It is the country's primary administrative center, home to the National Assembly of Senegal and the Presidential Palace.

The city has a urban area population of about 1 million inhabitants.
Official language is French, several other native languages are spoken, mainly Wolof, and Fula (Fulbe).

Dakar région, one of Senegal's 14 administrative regions, is the smallest and most populated region of Senegal, almost 2.5 million people live in the area (see: Administrative Map of Senegal)

Main attractions in Dakar are the Dakar Grand Mosque (built in 1964), one of the most important religious building in the city.
Gorée Island, a destination for people interested in the Atlantic slave trade. IFAN Museum of West African culture, one of the oldest art museums in West Africa, the African Renaissance Monument, a 49 m (160ft) high bronze statue.
Other attractions are cliff top walks, beaches, major markets, and Hann Park, home to Senegal Zoo.

The map shows a city map of Dakar with expressways, main roads and streets, and the location of Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport (IATA code: DKR) near the town of Yoff, north of Dakar.

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Dakar capital city

Dakar urban area
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Local Time Senegal:
Saturday-August-1  11:46  
Time Zone: no time offset of GMT/UTC
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Google Earth: Searchable Map and Satellite view of Dakar, Senegal.
 
City Coordinates: 14°41′34″N 17°26′48″W
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External Links:
Ville de Dakar
Official website of the City of Dakar (fr).

Wikipedia: Dakar
 
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Other Capital Cities in West Africa
Abuja, Accra, Bamako, Banjul, Bissau, Conakry, Freetown, Lomé, Monrovia,
Niamey, Nouakchott, Ouagadougou, Porto-Novo, Praia, Yamoussoukro
 

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