Mombasa with a population of 1.2 million, is the second-largest city in Kenya. It is particularly known for its warm and sunny climate, white beaches and coral reef diving.
Photo: CT Cooper, CC BY 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is one of two main water bodies separating from the Kenyan mainland.

Power station
, also Kipevu II Thermal Power Station is a 75 MW, heavy fuel oil-fired thermal power station in .

Localities in the Area

is a residential area and Sub-County within , located on the mainland north of Mombasa County. Photo: FredD, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a suburb of , in Mombasa County, in the former Coast Province of .

is a settlement in 's Coast Province.


-4.02° or 4° 1' 12" south
39.6667° or 39° 40' east
Open Location Code
32 metres (105 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Belarusian: Мамбаса
  • Cebuano: Mombasa
  • Chinese: Mombasa Kūn
  • Chinese: 蒙巴萨县
  • Chinese: 蒙巴薩縣
  • Dutch: Mombasa
  • Dutch: Mombasa District
  • Dutch: Mombassa County
  • English: Mombasa County
  • English: Mombasa District
  • Finnish: Mombasan piirikunta
  • French: Comté de Mombasa
  • French: Mombasa
  • French: Mombasa District
  • German: Distrikt Mombasa
  • German: Mombasa
  • German: Mombasa County
  • German: Mombasa District
  • Hebrew: מומבסה
  • Indonesian: County Mombasa
  • Italian: contea di Mombasa
  • Japanese: モンバサ (カウンティ)
  • Japanese: モンバサ
  • Korean: 몸바사현
  • Min Nan Chinese: Mombasa Kūn
  • Norwegian: Mombasa fylke
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Mombasa fylke
  • Persian: شهرستان مومباسا
  • Polish: Mombasa (hrabstwo)
  • Polish: Mombasa
  • Portuguese: Condado de Mombaça
  • Russian: Момбаса
  • Spanish: Condado de Mombasa
  • Swahili: Kaunti ya Mombasa
  • Ukrainian: Момбаса
  • Urdu: ممباسا کاؤنٹی
  • Vietnamese: Mombasa
  • Welsh: Sir Mombasa
  • Zulu: Mombasa County
  • Contea di Mombasa

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