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Lagos lagoon, Nigeria
Fishermen returning to their base through the Lagos lagoon.
Image: Anutawfiqah

About Lagos

Seal of LagosSatellite View is showing Lagos, largest city and principal port of Nigeria. The city is situated at a natural harbor in south-western Nigeria, on the coast of the Bight of Benin (Atlantic).

Lagos Island from Victoria Island, NigeriaLagos Island and part of Lagos Harbour, seen from Victoria Island.
Image: Benji Robertson
Metropolitan Lagos is divided into 16 local government areas (LGAs), according to the 2006 census the former capital has a population of more than 8 million inhabitants, however there are serious estimates that there are more than 20 million people live in Lagos at the end of 2012, which would make it the most populous city in all of Africa.

And the city grows, at Lagos’ Bar Beach comes Eko Atlantic City into existence, a planned city under construction for at least 250,000 residents on land reclaimed from the Atlantic Ocean.

Spoken languages are English and Yoruba as well as Igbo and Hausa.

Just zoom in (+) to see Lagos Island, the historical center and commercial core of the city, to the south and south west lies Victoria Island and Ikoyi, with upscale real estate properties, many embassies reside there.

The Map shows a city map of Lagos with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the location of Murtala Muhammed International Airport, (IATA code: LOS) in north west.

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Local Time Nigeria:
Sunday-July-21  01:36  
West Africa Time (WAT): UTC/GMT +1 h
φ Latitude, λ Longitude (of Map center; move the map to see coordinates):
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City Coordinates: 6°27′11″N 3°23′45″E

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