Central Africa

Central Africa is a region of bounded by the Atlantic Ocean in the west, the African Rift Valley in the east, the plains in the north, and the Zambezi basin in the south.

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The Democratic Republic of the Congo is the largest and most populous country in .

is the capital of , and the country's second most populous city.

is a country in . It is bordered by to the west, to the northeast, the to the east and , , and the to the south.


, a country in , is bordered by in the south, in the east, and the and the in the north.

The is in . The country is also known as Congo-Brazzaville to distinguish it from its giant eastern neighbour, the .

is a country in . It was a region of until it became an independent country on 9 July 2011 after a referendum was held in January that year.

is a country in Western . It lies on the Equator, on the Atlantic Ocean coast, between the to the south and east, to the northwest and to the north.

is a nation of about 202,000 people living on two main islands that are about 259 km apart off the Atlantic coast of .

is a small country in , divided into two parts, the mainland and the islands.

Central Africa

  • Location:
  • Latitude of center: -5.441° or 5° 26' 27.7" south
  • Longitude of center: 22.6758° or 22° 40' 32.8" east

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