Kano is a city in and the capital of Kano State. Kano is the largest city in northern Nigeria. It has a population of around 3,600,000 giving it a busy atmosphere.


  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 2,830,000
  • IATA airport code: KAN
  • United Nations Location Code: NG KAN
  • Latitude: 12° 0' 0.4" (12.0001°) north
  • Longitude: 8° 31' 0.2" (8.5167°) east
  • Elevation: 484 meters (1588 feet)
  • Wikidata: Kano
  • Wikimedia Commons: Kano

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Arabic: كانو, Belarusian: Горад Кано, Bulgarian: Кано, Chechen: Кано, Chinese: 卡諾, French: Kano, German: Kano, Hebrew: קנו, Italian: Kano, Japanese: カノ, Kirghiz: Кано, Korean: 카노, Lithuanian: Kanas, Macedonian: Кано, Marathi: कानो, Norwegian Nynorsk: Byen Kano, Panjabi: ਕਾਨੋ, Persian: کانو، نیجریه, Portuguese: Kano, Russian: Кано, Serbian: Кано, Spanish: Kano, Tamil: கனோ, Ukrainian: Кано, Urdu: کانو, Yoruba: Kánò, Cano

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