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Cotonou, Benin

Cotonou is a large place in the region of Littoral in Benin with a population of approximately 780,000 people and is one of the largest places in Benin. Find all facts and information about Cotonou.

Facts and figures on Cotonou at a glance

Name: Cotonou (Cotonou)
Status: Large place
Population: 780,000 people
Region name (Level 1): Littoral
Country: Benin
Continent: Africa

Cotonou is located in the region of Littoral. The distance from Cotonou to Benin's capital Porto-Novo (Porto-Novo) is approximately 25 km / 16 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Cotonou
Cotonou CotonouLarge place780,000 peopleLittoral Littoral

Map of Cotonou

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Information on Cotonou

Information on Cotonou
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Cotonou CotonouLittoral LittoralBeninAfrica

Time in Cotonou

Time in Cotonou
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 20 Mar 2023 - 1:30pmNoMon, 20 Mar 2023 - 1:30pmUTC +1.0Africa/Porto-Novo

Geographic coordinates of Cotonou

Latitude & Longitude of Cotonou
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map6°21'55.3"N (6.3653600°)2°25'06.0"E (2.4183300°)

Distances from Cotonou

Distances from Cotonou
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
705 km north of the equator268 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Cotonou

Places around Cotonou

10 places found within 5 km around Cotonou. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Cotonou
Ahouansouri Ahouansouri-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Gbedjromede Gbedjromede-2.2 km 1.3 mishow
Cadjehoun Cadjèhoun-2.7 km 1.6 mishow
Sainte-Rita Sainte-Rita-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Vossa Vossa-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Segbeya Segbeya-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Agbato Agbato-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Vedoko Vedoko-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Akpakpa Akpakpa-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Fifadji Fifadji-4.0 km 2.5 mishow

Airports around Cotonou

1 airport found within 15 km around Cotonou. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Cotonou
Cotonou Airport Cotonou AirportCOO, DBBB3.9 km 2.4 mishow

External sources of information on Cotonou

Cotonou on Wikipedia