Congo Basin

Congo Basin is a region in and is made up by the provinces of Equateur, Oriental and Maniema.

Popular Destinations

is the third largest city in the and is the capital and largest city of the vast Orientale Province in the Congo Basin. Photo: Piet Clement, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is a city on the in the Democratic Republic of Congo located near the confluence of the and Ruki rivers. Photo: PClement, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a wildlife reserve in the Ituri Forest in the north-east of the , near the borders with and . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


is a national park in the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city of almost 200,000 in Congo Basin and the ancestral hometown of former dictator Mobutu Sese Seko. Photo: monusco, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town and river port in Mongala Province, in the northern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo, lying on the River Congo.

is a city in the Congo Basin region of the .

is a national park in the . Photo: Riennn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Congo Basin

Latitude of center
-0.88° or 0° 52' 48" south
Longitude of center
22.35° or 22° 21' east

Also Known As

  • Arabic: حوض الكونغو
  • Azerbaijani: Konqo çökəkliyi
  • Bashkir: Конго уйпатлығы
  • Belarusian: Конга ўпадзіна
  • Belarusian: Упадзіна Конга
  • Catalan: Conca del Congo
  • Catalan: Conca del riu Congo
  • Catalan: conca del Congo
  • Chinese: 刚果盆地
  • Czech: Konžská pánev
  • Dutch: Congobekken
  • Dutch: Kongobekken
  • English: Congo basin
  • Esperanto: Baseno Kongo
  • Esperanto: Kongo-baseno
  • Estonian: Kongo nõgu
  • Faroese: Kongolægdin
  • Finnish: Kongon allas
  • French: Bassin du Congo
  • French: bassin du Congo
  • Georgian: კონგოს ღრმული
  • German: Kongobecken
  • Greek: Λεκάνη του Κονγκό
  • Hebrew: אגן הקונגו
  • Hindi: कांगो द्रोणी
  • Hungarian: Kongó-medence
  • Indonesian: Basin Kongo
  • Italian: Bacino del Congo
  • Italian: bacino del fiume Congo
  • Japanese: コンゴ盆地
  • Kazakh: Конго ойысы
  • Kirghiz: Конго ойдуңу
  • Korean: 콩고 분지
  • Lithuanian: Kongo baseinas
  • Macedonian: Конгоански слив
  • Macedonian: слив на Конго
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kongobassenget
  • Polish: Kotlina Konga
  • Polish: Kotlina Kongo
  • Portuguese: Bacia do Congo
  • Portuguese: Bacia do Zaire
  • Russian: Впадина Конго
  • Russian: Конго впадина
  • Scots: Congo basin
  • Serbian: басен Конга
  • Slovak: Konžská panva
  • Spanish: Cuenca del Congo
  • Spanish: cuenca hidrográfica del Congo
  • Swahili: Bonde la Kongo
  • Swedish: Kongobäckenet
  • Tatar: Конго бассейны
  • Tatar: Конго иңкүлеге
  • Turkish: Kongo Havzası
  • Ukrainian: Западина Конго
  • Ukrainian: Конго синекліза
  • Urdu: کانگو طاس
  • Bacino del fiume Congo
  • Cekungan Kongo
  • Синекліза Конго

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