Katanga

Katanga was one of the four large provinces created in the Belgian Congo in 1914. It was one of the eleven provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo between 1966 and 2015, when it was split into the , , , and Haut-Katanga provinces.

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is the second largest city in the with a population of 1.8 million, and the principal city of the Katanga region. Photo: Oasisk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, formerly Albertville or Albertstad, is a town on the western shore of in the . Photo: Lucyin, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Katanga

Latitude
-11.1253° or 11° 7' 31.2" south
Longitude
27.1015° or 27° 6' 5.3" east
Open Location Code
5GW9V4F2+VH
Elevation
1,167 metres (3,829 feet)
Geo­Names ID
922938

Also Known As

  • Arabic: Katanga
  • Arabic: محافظة كاتانغا
  • Arabic: مقاطعة كاتانغا
  • Armenian: Կատանգա
  • Asturian; Bable: Katanga
  • Basque: Katanga
  • Belarusian: Катанга
  • Belarusian: Правінцыя Катанга
  • Bengali: কাটাঙ্গা প্রদেশ
  • Breton: Katanga
  • Bulgarian: Катанга
  • Catalan: Katanga
  • Catalan: Shaba
  • Cebuano: Katanga Province
  • Chinese: Katanga省
  • Chinese: 加丹加
  • Chinese: 加丹加省
  • Chinese: 卡坦加
  • Chinese: 卡坦加省
  • Chinese: 沙巴省
  • Croatian: Katanga
  • Czech: Katanga
  • Danish: Katanga
  • Dutch: Katanga
  • Dutch: Shaba
  • English: Katanga Province
  • English: Shaba Province
  • Esperanto: Katanga
  • Esperanto: Katango
  • Esperanto: Provinco Katanga
  • Estonian: Katanga provints
  • Estonian: Shaba
  • Estonian: Shaba provints
  • Finnish: Katanga
  • Finnish: Shaba
  • French: Katanga
  • French: Katangais
  • French: Shaba
  • French: Shabien
  • Gallegan: Katanga
  • German: CD-KA
  • German: Katanga
  • Greek: Κατάνγκα
  • Gujarati: કાટંગા પ્રાંત
  • Hebrew: קטנגה
  • Hindi: कटंगा प्रांत
  • Hindi: काटंगा प्रदेश
  • Hindi: कातांगा प्रान्त
  • Hungarian: Katanga tartomány
  • Indonesian: Provinsi Katanga
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Provincia Katanga
  • Italian: Katanga
  • Italian: Provincia del Katanga
  • Italian: provincia di Katanga
  • Japanese: カタンガ州
  • Japanese: シャバ州
  • Kannada: ಕಟಂಗ ಪ್ರಾಂತ್ಯ
  • Kikuyu: Katanga
  • Korean: 샤바
  • Korean: 샤바 주
  • Korean: 카탕가
  • Korean: 카탕가 주
  • Latin: Catanga
  • Latin: Katanga
  • Latvian: Katangas province
  • Letzeburgesch: Katanga
  • Lingala: Katanga
  • Lithuanian: Elizabetvilio provincija
  • Lithuanian: Katanga
  • Lithuanian: Katangos provincija
  • Lithuanian: Šabos provincija
  • Macedonian: Катанга
  • Malay (generic): Katanga Province
  • Marathi: काटंगा प्रांत
  • Norwegian: Katanga
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Katanga
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Shaba
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Katanga-provinsen
  • Persian: استان کاتانگا
  • Polish: Katanga
  • Portuguese: Catanga
  • Portuguese: Katanga
  • Portuguese: Shaba
  • Russian: Катанга
  • Russian: Провинция Катанга
  • Scots: Katanga Province
  • Serbian: Катанга
  • Sinhalese: කටන්ගා පළාත
  • Slovak: Katanga
  • Slovenian: Pokrajina Katanga
  • Spanish: Katanga
  • Spanish: Provincia de Katanga
  • Spanish: Shaba
  • Swahili (generic): Katanga
  • Swedish: Katanga
  • Tamil: கடங்கா மாகாணம்
  • Telugu: కటాంగా ప్రావిన్స్
  • Telugu: కటాంగా రాష్ట్రభాగం
  • Thai: จังหวัดคาตันกา
  • Turkish: Katanga
  • Ukrainian: Катанга
  • Urdu: کاتانگا صوبہ
  • Venetian: Catanga
  • Vietnamese: Katanga
  • Vietnamese: Tỉnh Katanga
  • Waray (Philippines): Katanga (lalawigan)
  • Welsh: Rhanbarth Katanga
  • Wu Chinese: 加丹加省
  • Yue Chinese: 卡坦加省

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