Akosombo

Akosombo is a small town in the south of the , Eastern Region, with notable street names of some African Countries in the sub-region like Ghana, Congo, Namibia, Lagos-town, Freetown etc.

Notable Places in the Area

Power station
The , also known as the Volta Dam, is a hydroelectric dam on the in southeastern in the Akosombo gorge and part of the Volta River Authority. is situated 3½ km north of Akosombo. Photo: Phildawson, Public domain.

Akosombo

Latitude
6.2698° or 6° 16' 11.3" north
Longitude
0.0509° or 0° 3' 3.2" east
Open Location Code
6FR27392+W9
Population
15,000
United Nations Location Code
GH ASB
Elevation
158 metres (518 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4834904424
Geo­Names ID
2305113
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Also Known As

  • Dutch: Akosombo
  • French: Akosombo
  • Korean: 아코솜보
  • Lithuanian: Akosombas
  • Norwegian: Akosombo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Akosombo
  • Persian: اکوسامبو
  • Polish: Akosombo
  • South Azerbaijani: اکوسامبو
  • Akonsonbo
  • Kosombo
  • Oko Sombo

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