Muxima

Muxima is a town and commune in the municipality of , , Angola. It was founded in 1599 by the Portuguese. Muxima means "heart" in Kimbundu.

Notable Places in the Area

Fort
The Fortress of Muxima, built of stone and mortar in 1599, is situated in the of next to the . Photo: Virgilio Pena da Costa, Public domain.

Muxima

Latitude
-9.5179° or 9° 31' 4.6" south
Longitude
13.9573° or 13° 57' 26.1" east
Open Location Code
6F2MFXJ4+RW
Elevation
18 metres (59 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1416900513
Geo­Names ID
2239103
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Also Known As

  • Dutch: Muxima
  • German: Muxima
  • Italian: Muxima
  • Japanese: マクシマ
  • Malay (generic): Muxima
  • Polish: Muxima
  • Portuguese: Muxima
  • Swedish: Muxima
  • Ukrainian: Муксіма
  • Mushima

Other Places Named Muxima

  • Locality in Angola
  • Intermittent stream in Angola

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