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East African Place Names -- Reference
« on: July 03, 2013, 06:41:29 pm »
Reading place names mentioned in the logbooks and locating the places can be challenging. So, we have created topics like this to help.

East Africa is the core of this topic, but to reduce the need for searching multiple topics and to avoid splitting countries we have not defined "East" Africa too strictly. Also, for users working in the Red Sea or the Gulf of Aden, we have included Saudi Arabia and Yemen in this topic.

This topic includes:

  • Africa from the north coast of Egypt (overlapping Mediterranean and Black Sea Place Names) to the west coast of South Africa (overlapping West African Place Names):
    • Djibouti
    • Egypt
    • Eritrea
    • Kenya
    • Mozambique
    • Somalia
    • South Africa
    • Sudan
    • Tanzania
  • The islands/countries off the coast of East Africa that don't belong to one of the countries listed above:
    • Comoros
    • Glorioso Islands
    • Madagascar
    • Mauritius
    • Mayotte
    • Seychelles
  • The western coasts of the Arabian Peninsula (overlapping Arabian Peninsula, Persian Gulf, and Western Indian Ocean Place Names):
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Yemen



In this topic we have:

You can make this topic better by contributing to the East African Place Names -- Discussion!

Note: Place names include lighthouses.



Links to East African Place Name Resources

Modern Maps:
Historical Maps:
Books/Lists:
Lighthouses:

For more general place name resources, see the Welcome to Geographical Help topic.



To ask for help or to contribute place name information and links to place name resources (strongly encouraged!), see East African Place Names -- Discussion


To view place names in nearby regions, see Arabian Peninsula, Persian Gulf, and Western Indian Ocean Place Names, Mediterranean and Black Sea Place Names and West African Place Names
(This list will be revised as the appropriate Reference topics become available.)



African Geographical Terms

Bughaz - channel, harbor
Bur - port, harbor
Burat - bay
Buz - cape, point
Fanar - lighthouse
Fungu (plural mafungu) - sandbank, reef, shoal, small flat island
Gezair - islands
Geziret - island
Jazirat - island
Junat - bay
Juzur - islands
Kaap - cape, point
Mwamba - reef
Ras, Ra's - point, cape, mountain
Shab, Sha'ab, Sha'b - reef
Tanjona - cape



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Re: East African Place Names -- Reference
« Reply #1 on: July 03, 2013, 06:43:20 pm »
Custom Google Earth map

East African Place Names
For more information on Google Earth maps, see the Welcome to Geographical Help topic.
A Google Maps Chart of this area is also available
An Excel csv file with all the placenames of this area is also available
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Re: East African Place Names -- Reference
« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2013, 06:44:04 pm »
Transcriber created maps and documents

A Google Map covering a specific ship or area is a good example of a much appreciated contribution. We will collect them here.
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Re: East African Place Names -- Reference
« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2013, 06:45:15 pm »
Alphabetical list

The following is a list of East African place names found in logbooks. Where possible, the name contains a link to more information.

Note that latitude and longitude are given in decimal degrees.
  • A latitude with no sign (positive) is in the northern hemisphere.
  • A latitude with a negative sign is in the southern hemisphere.
  • A longitude with no sign (positive) is in the eastern hemisphere.
  • A longitude with a negative sign is in the western hemisphere.

We have done our best to locate these places correctly, but there still may be errors. Remember that the same name is sometimes used for many places, so it is possible that the place listed here is not the place you are searching for. Sometimes the name of a place has changed over time or has simply been misspelled by the log keeper. We have included the variants we have seen in the logbooks and have also tried to include the current, standard name. When there are multiple entries for the same place, the information is only included with one.

Useful hints about sorting the list of place names can be found here: How to sort a list by latitude and longitude



CountryName  (+link)          Lat            Long            SubdivisionNotes
ComorosMoheliSee Mwali
ComorosMohilla IslandSee Mwali
ComorosMwali-12.3243.73
DjiboutiDjibouti11.5943.15Djibouti
DjiboutiJibutiDjiboutiSee Djibouti






EgyptAbdul KhisanRed SeaSee Daedalus Reef
EgyptAbu el KizanRed SeaSee Daedalus Reef
EgyptAl Ikhwan26.3134.84Red SeaAl Ikhwan Lighthouse
EgyptAl QulzumAs SuwaysSee Suez
EgyptAs SuwaysAs SuwaysSee Suez






EgyptAshrafi IslandsRed SeaSee Juzur Ashrafi
EgyptBur Ibrahim29.9332.57As Suways
EgyptBur SaidBur Sa'idSee Port Said
EgyptBur Tawfiq29.9432.57As Suways
EgyptDaedalus Reef24.9535.83Red SeaDaedalus Reef Lighthouse






EgyptGezair AshrafiRed SeaSee Juzur Ashrafi
EgyptGreat Bitter Lake30.3332.37Al Isma?iliyah
EgyptIsmailia30.6032.27Al Isma'iliyah
EgyptJazirat Shakir27.5033.99Red SeaJazirat Shakir Lighthouse
EgyptJuzur Ashrafi27.7833.68Red SeaJuzur Ashrafi Lighthouse






EgyptLittle Bitter Lake30.2332.54As Suways
EgyptMadinat Bur SaidBur Sa'idSee Port Said
EgyptNewport Rock29.8832.55As SuwaysNewport Rock Lighthouse
EgyptPort IbrahimAs SuwaysSee Bur Ibrahim
EgyptPort Said31.2632.28Bur Sa'id






EgyptPort SuezAs SuwaysSee Suez
EgyptPort TafiqAs SuwaysSee Bur Tawfiq
EgyptPort TaufiqAs SuwaysSee Bur Tawfiq
EgyptPort TewfikAs SuwaysSee Bur Tawfiq
EgyptRa's Gharib28.3533.11Red SeaRa's Gharib Lighthouse






EgyptShadran IslandRed SeaSee Jazirat Shakir
EgyptShadwan Island Red SeaSee Jazirat Shakir
EgyptShaker IslandRed SeaSee Jazirat Shakir
EgyptSuez29.9732.53As Suways
EgyptSuez Bay29.9032.54As Suways






EgyptTaufigAs SuwaysSee Bur Tawfiq
EgyptTawfiqAs SuwaysSee Bur Tawfiq
EgyptTewfikAs SuwaysSee Bur Tawfiq
EgyptThe Brothers IslandsRed SeaSee Al Ikhwan
EgyptTorSouth SinaiSee Tor Bank






EgyptTor Bank28.2233.40South Sinai
FranceGlorioso IslandsSee Iles Glorieuses
FranceIle du LiseSee Ile du Lys
FranceIle du Lys-11.5047.37
FranceIles Glorieuses-11.5047.33






JordanAqaba29.5335.01Aqaba
KenyaCasuarina Point-2.2340.97Lamu
KenyaGaze BayKwaleSee Maftaha Bay
KenyaHori Vanga-4.6639.23Kwale
KenyaKilindiniMombasaSee Ras Kilindini






KenyaKisiteKwaleSee Ksite Island
KenyaKisitiKwaleSee Ksite Island
KenyaKisiti IslandKwaleSee Ksite Island
KenyaKsite Island-4.7239.37Kwale
KenyaLamu-2.2740.90Lamu






KenyaMaftaha Bay-4.4439.52Kwale
KenyaMalindi-3.2240.12Kilifi
KenyaMombasa-4.0539.66Mombasa
KenyaMombasa Harbour-4.0639.68Mombasa
KenyaMpunguti Ya Juu-4.7039.41Kwale






KenyaMpungutiyajuu IslandKwaleSee Mpunguti Ya Juu
KenyaMvitaMombasaSee Mombasa Harbour
KenyaMwabungu-4.3539.54Kwale
KenyaPort MombasaMombasaSee Mombasa Harbour
KenyaPungutiayuKwaleSee Mpunguti Ya Juu






KenyaRas Kilindini-4.0639.65Mombasa
KenyaRas MwambankuKwaleSee Mwabungu
KenyaSaadani-1.9641.13Lamu
KenyaSii Island-4.6639.28Kwale
KenyaVanga-4.6639.22Kwale






KenyaWasin IslandKwaleSee Wasini Island
KenyaWasini Island-4.6639.38Kwale
MadagascarAmpanolahamirafyDianaSee Antsiranana
MadagascarAntsiranana-12.2849.29Diana
MadagascarBabaombySee Tanjona Bobaomby






MadagascarCap AndreSee Cap d'Ambre
MadagascarCap d'Ambre-11.9549.27Cap d'Ambre Lighthouse
MadagascarCape AmberSee Cap d'Ambre
MadagascarCape AndreSee Cap d'Ambre
MadagascarChapman RockSee Nosy Langoro






MadagascarDiego SoarezDianaSee Antsiranana
MadagascarDiego SuarezDianaSee Antsiranana
MadagascarMahajanga-15.7246.32Boeny
MadagascarMajungaBoenySee Mahajanga
MadagascarNosi LangorSee Nosy Langoro






MadagascarNosy Langoro-12.2249.32Nosy Langoro Lighthouse
MadagascarTamataveAtsinananaSee Toamasina
MadagascarTanjona Bobaomby-11.9549.26
MadagascarToamasina-18.1549.40Atsinanana
MauritiusPort Louis-20.1657.50Port Louis






MayotteBaie de Pamandzi-12.7745.27Mayotte
MayotteBaie de PamanziSee Baie de Pamandzi
MayottePamanzi BaySee Baie de Pamandzi
MozambiqueAngocheNampulaSee Antonio Enes
MozambiqueAntonio Enes-16.2339.91Nampula






MozambiqueBaia de Maputo-25.9832.70Maputo
MozambiqueBaia de Pemba-12.9440.46Cabo Delgado
MozambiqueBaia De TungaCabo DelgadoSee Baia de Tungue
MozambiqueBaia de TungeCabo DelgadoSee Baia de Tungue
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Re: East African Place Names -- Reference
« Reply #4 on: July 03, 2013, 07:01:42 pm »
CountryName  (+link)          Lat            Long            SubdivisionNotes
MozambiqueBaia de Tungue-10.7240.58Cabo Delgado
MozambiqueBaia do RovumaCabo DelgadoSee Ruvuma Bay
MozambiqueBeira-19.8434.84Sofala
MozambiqueCabo CulumulomoNampulaSee Cabo Melano
MozambiqueCabo Delgado-10.6940.63Cabo DelgadoCabo Delgado Lighthouse






MozambiqueCabo MelamoNampulaSee Cabo Melano
MozambiqueCabo Melano-14.4140.80Nampula
MozambiqueCabo Pequeve-11.8540.51Cabo Delgado
MozambiqueCape DelgadoCabo DelgadoSee Cabo Delgado
MozambiqueCape MilamoNampulaSee Cabo Melano






MozambiqueCasuarina IslandZambeziaSee Ilha Casuarina
MozambiqueCasuarina Road-17.1739.00Zambezia
MozambiqueDelagoa BayMaputoSee Baia de Maputo
MozambiqueIbo-12.3440.59Cabo Delgado
MozambiqueIlha Casuarina-17.1239.07Zambezia






MozambiqueIlha de Mafamede-16.3540.03Nampula Mafamede Lighthouse
MozambiqueIlha de Mocambique-15.0440.73Nampula
MozambiqueIlha do Ibo-12.3440.60Cabo Delgado
MozambiqueIlha Metundo-11.1640.68Cabo Delgado
MozambiqueIlha MtundoCabo DelgadoSee Ilha Metundo






MozambiqueIlha TambuzeCabo DelgadoSee Ilha Tambuzi
MozambiqueIlha Tambuzi-11.3740.64Cabo Delgado
MozambiqueKilimanZambeziaSee Quelimane
MozambiqueLourenco MarquesMaputo CitySee Maputo
MozambiqueMafamede IslandNampulaSee Ilha de Mafamede






MozambiqueMaputo-25.9732.58Maputo City
MozambiqueMaputo BayMaputoSee Baia de Maputo
MozambiqueMazimbwaCabo DelgadoSee Mocimboa da Praia
MozambiqueMecufi-13.2940.56Cabo Delgado
MozambiqueMocimboaCabo DelgadoSee Mocimboa da Praia






MozambiqueMocimboa da Praia-11.3540.35Cabo Delgado
MozambiqueMocuba-16.7837.49Zambezia
MozambiqueMozambique IslandNampulaSee Ilha de Mocambique
MozambiqueMtundo IslandCabo DelgadoSee Ilha Metundo
MozambiquePalma-10.7840.48Cabo Delgado






MozambiquePebane-17.2638.14Zambezia
MozambiquePemba-12.9740.52Cabo Delgado
MozambiquePemba BayCabo DelgadoSee Baia de Pemba
MozambiquePonta Zavora-24.5235.20InhambanePonta Zavora Lighthouse
MozambiquePort AmeliaCabo DelgadoSee Pemba






MozambiquePorto AmeliaCabo DelgadoSee Pemba
MozambiqueQuelimane-17.8836.89Zambezia
MozambiqueRas PekawiCabo DelgadoSee Cabo Pequeve
MozambiqueRovuma BayCabo DelgadoSee Ruvuma Bay
MozambiqueRuvuma Bay-10.4340.48Cabo Delgado






MozambiqueTambuzi IslandCabo DelgadoSee Ilha Tambuzi
MozambiqueTunghi BayCabo DelgadoSee Baia de Tungue
MozambiqueZavora PointInhambaneSee Ponta Zavora
Saudi ArabiaAl Hasani24.9837.08Tabuk
Saudi ArabiaAl Qunfudhah19.1341.08






Saudi ArabiaAl-ShukaykJizanSee Ash Shuqayq
Saudi ArabiaAsh Shuqayq17.7242.03Jizan
Saudi ArabiaGezanJizanSee Jizan
Saudi ArabiaGizanJizanSee Jizan
Saudi ArabiaHassani IslandTabukSee Al Hasani






Saudi ArabiaJaizanJizanSee Jizan
Saudi ArabiaJannabiyah19.7740.58
Saudi ArabiaJeddah21.5439.20Makkah
Saudi ArabiaJezanJizanSee Jizan
Saudi ArabiaJiddaMakkahSee Jeddah






Saudi ArabiaJinabigat IslandSee Jannabiyah
Saudi ArabiaJinnabiyat IslandSee Jannabiyah
Saudi ArabiaJizan16.8942.55Jizan
Saudi ArabiaKotunbul IslandSee Kutumbul
Saudi ArabiaKunfidaSee Al Qunfudhah






Saudi ArabiaKutumbul17.8941.69
Saudi ArabiaQadimbal IslandSee Kutumbul
Saudi ArabiaRabeghMakkahSee Rabigh
Saudi ArabiaRabigh22.8039.03Makkah
Saudi ArabiaSerom18.7541.20






Saudi ArabiaSharm Rabigh22.7439.00Makkah
Saudi ArabiaShukeikJizanSee Ash Shuqayq
Saudi ArabiaShukeik Al ShugaigJizanSee Ash Shuqayq
Saudi ArabiaShuqaiqJizanSee Ash Shuqayq
Saudi ArabiaSirumSee Serom






SeychellesAldabra IslandsSee Groupe d' Aldabra
SeychellesDigue IslandSee La Digue
SeychellesGroupe d' Aldabra-9.4246.37
SeychellesIle aux Recifs-4.5855.76
SeychellesLa Digue-4.3655.84






SeychellesMahe-4.6755.47
SeychellesMenai Island-9.7147.51
SeychellesPort Victoria (1)See Victoria
SeychellesPort Victoria (2)See Victoria Harbour
SeychellesRecif IslandSee Ile aux Recifs






SeychellesVictoria-4.6255.45
SeychellesVictoria Harbour-4.6255.48
SomaliaBerbera10.4445.01Woqooyi Galbeed
SomaliaBirikau RiverLower JubaSee Buur Gaabo
SomaliaBishikaani-0.4442.51Lower Juba






SomaliaBuur Gaabo-1.2241.85Lower Juba
SomaliaChisimayuLower JubaSee Kismayo
SomaliaFafaatu-0.3942.54Lower Juba
SomaliaFavatuLower JubaSee Fafaatu
SomaliaFawatuLower JubaSee Fafaatu






SomaliaIsola dei PescicaniLower JubaSee Bishikaani
SomaliaKisimayoLower JubaSee Kismayo
SomaliaKisimayuLower JubaSee Kismayo
SomaliaKisimayu BayLower JubaSee Kismaayo
SomaliaKismaayo-0.3842.54Lower Juba






SomaliaKismayo-0.3642.55Lower Juba
SomaliaKnott PassLower JubaSee Passo Nord
SomaliaLaasqoraySanaagSee Las Khorey
SomaliaLas GoniSanaagSee Las Khorey
SomaliaLas KhonaiSanaagSee Las Khorey






SomaliaLas KhorehSanaagSee Las Khorey
SomaliaLas Khorey11.1648.20Sanaag
SomaliaLaskhoraiSanaagSee Las Khorey
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Re: East African Place Names -- Reference
« Reply #5 on: July 03, 2013, 07:02:47 pm »
CountryName  (+link)          Lat            Long            SubdivisionNotes
SomaliaMogadishu2.0445.34Banaadir
SomaliaMtanga Ia PapaLower JubaSee Bishikaani
SomaliaMtanga Io PapaLower JubaSee Bishikaani
SomaliaMtanga Ya PapaLower JubaSee Bishikaani
SomaliaPasso Nord-0.3542.63Lower JubaMore info here






SomaliaPort DurnfordLower JubaSee Buur Gaabo
South AfricaBakkoven RockWestern CapeSee Bakovenrots
South AfricaBakovenrots-34.2318.48Western Cape
South AfricaBashee RiverEastern CapeSee Mbashe
South AfricaBellows Rock-34.3818.48Western Cape






South AfricaBirkenhead Rock-34.6419.29Western Cape
South AfricaBlaauwbergpuntWestern CapeSee Bobbejaan
South AfricaBobbejaan-34.3118.40Western Cape
South AfricaCape Agulhas-34.8320.01Western CapeSouthern most point of the African Continent
Cape Agulhas Light
South AfricaCape Hermes-31.6429.55Eastern CapeCape Hermes Lighthouse






South AfricaCape MaclearWestern CapeSee Cape Point
South AfricaCape of Good Hope-34.3618.47Western CapeFor lighthouses see Cape Point
South AfricaCape Point-34.3618.50Western CapeCape Point Lighthouses
OLD (pre-1919) Lighthouse: satellite view
NEW Lighthouse: satellite view
South AfricaCape Saint Lucia-28.5232.40KwaZulu-NatalCape Saint Lucia Lighthouse
South AfricaCape Town-33.9318.42Western Cape






South AfricaConstable HillWestern CapeSee Konstabelberg
South AfricaDanger Point-34.6319.30Western CapeDanger Point Lighthouse
South AfricaDassen IslandWestern CapeSee Dasseneiland
South AfricaDasseneiland-33.4218.09Western CapeDassen Island Lighthouse
South AfricaDevil's Peak-33.9518.44Western Cape






South AfricaDurban-29.8631.03KwaZulu-Natal
South AfricaEast London-33.0227.91Eastern Cape
South AfricaFalse Bay-34.1718.66Western CapeFor Roman Rock (False Bay) Lighthouse,
See Roman Rocks
South AfricaGreat Fish Point-33.5227.11Eastern CapeGreat Fish Point Lighthouse
South AfricaGreen Point-33.9018.40Western Cape






South AfricaHangklip-34.3718.83Western Cape
South AfricaHangklip BergWestern CapeSee Hangklip
South AfricaHood Point-33.0427.91Eastern CapeHood Point Lighthouse
South AfricaKasteelpoort-33.5518.31Western Cape
South AfricaKonstabelberg-33.1318.02Western Cape






South AfricaLeeukop-33.9418.39Western Cape
South AfricaLions HeadWestern CapeSee Leeukop
South AfricaMaclear-34.3518.47Western CapeFor lighthouses see Cape Point
South AfricaMazeppa Bay-32.4628.66Eastern Cape
South AfricaMazeppa Sand Patch-32.4628.66Eastern Cape






South AfricaMbashe-32.2528.90Eastern Cape
South AfricaMbhashe RiverEastern CapeSee Mbashe
South AfricaNoah's Ark-34.1918.45Western Cape
South AfricaOude Schip-34.0318.31Western Cape
South AfricaPort Durnford-28.9231.84KwaZulu-Natal






South AfricaPort Durnford Lighthouse-28.9231.92KwaZulu-NatalPort Durnford Lighthouse
South AfricaPort Elizabeth-33.9225.57Eastern Cape
South AfricaPort NatalKwaZulu-NatalSee Durban
South AfricaPort Nolloth-29.2516.87Northern CapePort Nolloth Lighthouse
South AfricaPort Shepstone-30.7430.45KwaZulu-NatalPort Shepstone Lighthouse






South AfricaRobben Island-33.8118.37Western CapeRobben Island Lighthouse
South AfricaRoman Rocks-34.1818.46Western CapeRoman Rock Lighthouse
South AfricaSaldanha Bay-33.0518.01Western Cape
South AfricaSeal Island-34.1418.58Western CapeThere are several Seal Islands
South AfricaSimon's Town-34.1718.42Western Cape






South AfricaSimonstownWestern CapeSee Simon's Town
South AfricaSlang Kop PointWestern CapeSee Slangkoppunt
South AfricaSlangkoppunt-34.1518.32Western CapeSlangkop Lighthouse
South AfricaTable Mountain-33.9618.41Western Cape
South AfricaWaterfall Bluff-31.4329.83Eastern Cape






South AfricaWhittle Rock-34.2518.55Western Cape
SudanBur SudanRed SeaSee Port Sudan
SudanPort SoudanRed SeaSee Port Sudan
SudanPort Sudan19.6237.22Red Sea
TanzaniaAmana-8.7039.45Lindi






TanzaniaBagamoyo-6.4438.90Pwani
TanzaniaBanda-8.3839.47Lindi
TanzaniaBaniani-8.4539.48Lindi
TanzaniaBarakuni Island-7.7239.75Pwani
TanzaniaBatja-7.9339.29Pwani






TanzaniaBongoyo Island-6.7039.26Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaBoydu IslandPwaniSee Bwejuu Island
TanzaniaBungoyo IslandDar es SalaamSee Bongoyo Island
TanzaniaBwejuu Island-7.9439.52Pwani
TanzaniaCape BonuraLindiSee Ras Mbanura






TanzaniaCape Paman-10.1840.15Mtwara
TanzaniaChake Chake Bay-5.2539.67Pemba South
TanzaniaChaki Chaki BayPemba SouthSee Chake Chake Bay
TanzaniaChocha-8.4039.40Lindi
TanzaniaChole Island-7.9839.76Pwani






TanzaniaChumbe Island-6.2839.17Zanzibar Urban/WestChumbe Island Lighthouse
TanzaniaClarkson PointLindiSee Ras Shuka
TanzaniaDar es Salaam-6.8239.27Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaDar-es-salaamDar es SalaamSee Dar es Salaam
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« Reply #6 on: August 01, 2013, 07:21:04 pm »
CountryName  (+link)          Lat            Long            SubdivisionNotes
TanzaniaFanjove Island-8.5739.57Lindi
TanzaniaFungu Nyama-5.0239.22Tanga
TanzaniaFungu Tongone-5.2839.12Tanga
TanzaniaFungu Yasin-6.6039.23Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaGala-10.0339.70Lindi






TanzaniaGala IslandLindiSee Gala
TanzaniaGordon Reef-7.5739.70Pwani
TanzaniaGordon RockPwaniSee Gordon Reef
TanzaniaGrant Point-9.4239.63Lindi
TanzaniaHatambura Island-7.4839.40Pwani






TanzaniaHog PointZanzibar NorthSee Ras Nungwi
TanzaniaHull Rocks-10.1840.15Mtwara
TanzaniaIniwi IslandZanzibar Central/SouthSee Miwi Island
TanzaniaJambeTangaSee Yambe Island
TanzaniaJewe-8.6439.45Lindi






TanzaniaJewe ReefLindiSee Jewe
TanzaniaJibondo Island-8.0639.73Pwani
TanzaniaKarange Island-5.2039.14Tanga
TanzaniaKegamachiPemba NorthSee Ras Kigomasha
TanzaniaKibondo IslandPwaniSee Jibondo Island






TanzaniaKikunja Mouth-7.7039.32Pwani
TanzaniaKilwaLindiSee Kilwa Kivinje
TanzaniaKilwa Kisiwani Island-8.9839.52Lindi
TanzaniaKilwa KivingaLindiSee Kilwa Kivinje
TanzaniaKilwa KivingeLindiSee Kilwa Kivinje






TanzaniaKilwa Kivinje-8.7539.41Lindi
TanzaniaKilwa PointLindiSee Ras Tikwiri
TanzaniaKisiwereLindiSee Kiswere
TanzaniaKiswere-9.4339.56Lindi
TanzaniaKivinje TirenePwaniSee Tirene Bay






TanzaniaKokotoneZanzibar NorthSee Mkokotoni
TanzaniaKokotoniZanzibar NorthSee Mkokotoni
TanzaniaKokotoni BayZanzibar NorthSee Mkokotoni Harbour
TanzaniaKoma Island-7.5439.40Pwani
TanzaniaKonduchiDar es SalaamSee Kunduchi






TanzaniaKunduchi-6.6739.22Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaKuza IslandPwaniSee Okuza Island
TanzaniaKwale Bay-4.9939.15Tanga
TanzaniaKwale Island (1)-7.4139.40Pwani
TanzaniaKwale Island (2)-4.9739.16Tanga






TanzaniaKwale Island (3)-6.3839.29Zanzibar Urban/West
TanzaniaKwat IslandPwaniSee Kwale Island (1)
TanzaniaLindi-10.0039.72Lindi
TanzaniaLindi Bay-9.9539.76Lindi
TanzaniaMachangi-8.4339.47Lindi






TanzaniaMachangi ReefLindiSee Machangi
TanzaniaMafia Island-7.8539.78Pwani
TanzaniaMakatumbe Islands-6.8039.33Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaMangapwani-5.9939.19Zanzibar North
TanzaniaMange-8.0439.64Pwani






TanzaniaMange ReefPwaniSee Mange
TanzaniaMansa BayTangaSee Manza Bay
TanzaniaManza Bay-4.9439.15Tanga
TanzaniaMaziwaTangaSee Maziwi
TanzaniaMaziwi-5.5039.07Tanga






TanzaniaMaziwi IslandTangaSee Maziwi
TanzaniaMboamajiDar es SalaamSee Mbwamaji
TanzaniaMbridga IslandDar es SalaamSee Mbudya Island
TanzaniaMbudya Island-6.6639.25Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaMbwakuni-6.3738.98Pwani






TanzaniaMbwamaji-6.8739.42Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaMchinga Bay-9.7339.75Lindi
TanzaniaMenai Bay-6.3839.37Zanzibar Central/South
TanzaniaMesale IslandPemba SouthSee Mesali Island
TanzaniaMesali Island-5.2439.60Pemba South






TanzaniaMgau-10.1540.02Mtwara
TanzaniaMgau MwaniMtwaraSee Mgau
TanzaniaMgau MwaniaMtwaraSee Mgau
TanzaniaMikindani-10.2840.11Mtwara
TanzaniaMikindani Bay-10.2140.17Mtwara






TanzaniaMingoyo-10.1139.62Lindi
TanzaniaMisali IslandPemba SouthSee Mesali Island
TanzaniaMiwi Island-6.3439.34Zanzibar Central/South
TanzaniaMkokotoni-5.8839.25Zanzibar North
TanzaniaMkokotoni Harbour-5.8339.27Zanzibar North






TanzaniaMkwajaTangaSee Mkwaja Patches
TanzaniaMkwaja Patches-5.8238.92Tanga
TanzaniaMnazi Bay-10.3140.35Mtwara
TanzaniaMoa Bay-4.7839.20Tanga
TanzaniaMohoro Bay-8.3339.31Lindi






TanzaniaMongo Island-10.2540.34Mtwara
TanzaniaMoresby PointPwaniSee Ras Mkumbi
TanzaniaMsangamkuu-10.2240.23Mtwara
TanzaniaMsasani Bay-6.7339.26Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaMsimbati-10.3440.43Mtwara






TanzaniaMsomeni-8.0639.24Pwani
TanzaniaMsuka Bay-4.8939.71Pemba North
TanzaniaMsungu Bay-9.4739.67Lindi
TanzaniaMtwara-10.2740.18Mtwara
TanzaniaMungopaniZanzibar NorthSee Mangapwani






TanzaniaMwamba MwambaTangaSee Mwambamwamba Island
TanzaniaMwamba Shundo-4.9039.29Tanga
TanzaniaMwamba Wamba IslandTangaSee Mwambamwamba Island
TanzaniaMwambamwamba Island-4.9339.26Tanga
TanzaniaMwana MwanaZanzibar NorthSee Mwana wa Mwana






TanzaniaMwana wa Mwana-5.7639.22Zanzibar NorthTumbatu Lighthouse
TanzaniaMzani BayMtwaraSee Mnazi Bay
TanzaniaMzungu BayLindiSee Msungu Bay
TanzaniaNiamembe Island-6.3639.35Zanzibar Central/South
TanzaniaNiororo Island-7.6239.68Pwani






TanzaniaNorth Fanjove Island-7.3439.48Pwani
TanzaniaNungwi-5.7339.30Zanzibar North
TanzaniaNymphe Shoal-10.0840.00Mtwara
TanzaniaNyororo IslandPwaniSee Niororo Island
TanzaniaNyuni Island-8.3839.57Lindi






TanzaniaOkusa IslandPwaniSee Okuza Island
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Re: East African Place Names -- Reference
« Reply #7 on: September 30, 2014, 03:23:48 pm »
CountryName  (+link)          Lat            Long            SubdivisionNotes
TanzaniaOkuza Island-8.2839.59Pwani
TanzaniaOuter Makatumbe-6.7939.34Dar es SalaamOuter Makatumbe Lighthouse
TanzaniaPangani-5.4338.97Tanga
TanzaniaPangani Bay-5.4339.00Tanga
TanzaniaPangavini Island-6.6739.24Dar es Salaam






TanzaniaPemba Island-5.1739.80Pemba
TanzaniaPemba Ju Ju IslandPwaniSee Pemba Juu Island
TanzaniaPemba Juu Island-7.5239.40Pwani
TanzaniaPoiasi-8.5239.42Lindi
TanzaniaPopo Island-10.0539.69Lindi






TanzaniaPungui IslandDar es SalaamSee Bongoyo Island
TanzaniaPunguma IslandZanzibar Central/SouthSee Pungume Island
TanzaniaPungume Island-6.4339.34Zanzibar Central/SouthPungume Island Lighthouse
TanzaniaRas BanuraLindiSee Ras Mbanura
TanzaniaRas BerikiteLindiSee Ras Berikiti






TanzaniaRas Berikiti-9.4139.61Lindi
TanzaniaRas Buyu-6.2539.22Zanzibar Urban/West
TanzaniaRas BwamkuroLindiSee Ras Mbemkuru
TanzaniaRas Dege-6.8739.47Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaRas Dima-7.9839.44Pwani






TanzaniaRas Ekapapa-9.9339.78Lindi
TanzaniaRas FunguLindiSee Ras Samanga Fungu
TanzaniaRas Kankadya-6.7339.28Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaRas KanzePwaniSee Ras Kanzi
TanzaniaRas Kanzi-7.0239.55PwaniRas Kanzi Lighthouse






TanzaniaRas Kazim KaziZanzibar Central/SouthSee Ras Kizimkazi
TanzaniaRas KegomachaPemba NorthSee Ras Kigomasha
TanzaniaRas Kibungwe-9.8739.80Lindi
TanzaniaRas Kigomasha-4.8739.68Pemba NorthRas Kigomasha Lighthouse
TanzaniaRas KikikweTangaSee Ras Kikogwe






TanzaniaRas Kikogwe-5.4539.00Tanga
TanzaniaRas KikokweTangaSee Ras Kikogwe
TanzaniaRas KikongweTangaSee Ras Kikogwe
TanzaniaRas Kimbiji-6.9939.55Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaRas Kipakoni-8.9539.55Lindi






TanzaniaRas Kipondo-9.3039.65Lindi
TanzaniaRas Kisimani-7.9439.59Pwani
TanzaniaRas KisimkaziZanzibar Central/SouthSee Ras Kizimkazi
TanzaniaRas Kizimkazi-6.4839.51Zanzibar Central/South
TanzaniaRas MaiveliLindiSee Ras Mawedi






TanzaniaRas MakumbePwaniSee Ras Mkumbi
TanzaniaRas MatuoLindiSee Ras Matuso
TanzaniaRas Matuso-8.9239.55Lindi
TanzaniaRas Mawedi-9.4939.68Lindi
TanzaniaRas MaweliLindiSee Ras Mawedi






TanzaniaRas Mbanura-9.9239.79Lindi
TanzaniaRas Mbemkuru-9.4639.66Lindi
TanzaniaRas Miramba-8.7539.43Lindi
TanzaniaRas Mkiya-10.1339.99Mtwara
TanzaniaRas Mkumbi-7.6439.91PwaniRas Mkumbi Lighthouse






TanzaniaRas Msangamkuu-10.2140.24MtwaraRas Msangamkuu Lighthouse
TanzaniaRas Msimbati-10.3340.38Mtwara
TanzaniaRas NdegeDar es SalaamSee Ras Dege
TanzaniaRas Nunge-6.4138.90Pwani
TanzaniaRas NungweZanzibar NorthSee Ras Nungwi






TanzaniaRas Nungwi-5.7239.30Zanzibar NorthRas Nungwi Lighthouse
TanzaniaRas OswawembeZanzibar NorthSee Ras Uso wa Membe
TanzaniaRas Pembamnasi-7.1839.50Pwani
TanzaniaRas PembannasiPwaniSee Ras Pembamnasi
TanzaniaRas Rocumbi-9.7039.75Lindi






TanzaniaRas RokumbiLindiSee Ras Rocumbi
TanzaniaRas Samanga Fungu-8.4239.31Lindi
TanzaniaRas SangamkuMtwaraSee Ras Msangamkuu
TanzaniaRas Shuka-9.9839.82LindiRas Shuka Lighthouse
TanzaniaRas Simanga FunguLindiSee Ras Samanga Fungu






TanzaniaRas Tikwiri-8.8239.49Lindi
TanzaniaRas Twana-7.8239.45Pwani
TanzaniaRas Upanga-6.8039.29Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaRas Uso wa Membe-5.9039.19Zanzibar North
TanzaniaRas Winde-6.2238.86Pwani






TanzaniaRas WindiPwaniSee Ras Winde
TanzaniaRufiji River-7.9239.27Pwani
TanzaniaRufiji River Delta-7.7839.35Pwani
TanzaniaRukyira Bay-8.8739.55Lindi
TanzaniaRukyira Spit-8.8739.59Lindi






TanzaniaRuvuma Bay-10.4340.48Mtwara
TanzaniaSaadaniPwaniSee Sadani (2)
TanzaniaSadani (1)-5.2039.07Tanga
TanzaniaSadani (2)-6.0438.78PwaniSaadani National Park
TanzaniaSalale-7.8539.35Pwani






TanzaniaSalim Bank-7.8739.60Pwani
TanzaniaSangamkuuMtwaraSee Msangamkuu
TanzaniaSange IslandTangaSee Sangi Island
TanzaniaSangi Island-5.7238.90Tanga
TanzaniaSefo-7.8439.57Pwani






TanzaniaSefo ReefPwaniSee Sefo
TanzaniaSephoPwaniSee Sefo
TanzaniaShangani Shoal-10.2240.19Mtwara
TanzaniaShuka PointLindiSee Ras Shuka
TanzaniaShungu Mbili IslandPwaniSee Shungumbili Island






TanzaniaShungumbili Island-7.7039.68Pwani
TanzaniaSimaya Island-8.3039.43Pwani
TanzaniaSimba Uranga-7.7739.35Pwani
TanzaniaSinda-6.8239.40Dar es Salaam
TanzaniaSinda IslandDar es SalaamSee Sinda






TanzaniaSindi IslandDar es SalaamSee Sinda
TanzaniaSonga SongaLindiSee Songo Songo Island
TanzaniaSongo Songo Island-8.5339.50Lindi
TanzaniaSudi Bay-10.1139.99Lindi
TanzaniaTambare-6.2839.07Zanzibar Urban/West






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Re: East African Place Names -- Reference
« Reply #8 on: October 09, 2014, 09:19:02 am »
CountryName  (+link)          Lat            Long            SubdivisionNotes
TanzaniaTanga-5.0739.10Tanga
TanzaniaTanga Bay-5.0439.11Tanga
TanzaniaTirene-7.8939.68Pwani
TanzaniaTirene Bay-7.8739.67Pwani
TanzaniaTumbatu Island-5.8239.22Zanzibar North






TanzaniaTutia-8.1039.69Pwani
TanzaniaTutia ReefPwaniSee Tutia
TanzaniaUlenge Island-5.0139.16TangaUlenge Island Range Front Light
Ulenge Island Range Rear Light
TanzaniaUngujaZanzibar Urban/WestSee Zanzibar
TanzaniaYambe Island-5.1139.16Tanga






TanzaniaZadaniPwaniSee Sadani (2)
TanzaniaZanzibar-6.1639.20Zanzibar Urban/West
YemenAbu Ail IslandsAl HudaydahSee Islands Abu 'Ali
YemenAden12.7845.04Aden
YemenAl Hudaydah14.8042.95Al Hudaydah






YemenAl Luhayyah15.7042.69Al Hudaydah
YemenBaas IslandHajjahSee Buhays
YemenBalfe Point12.6643.39AdenBalfe Point (Red Sea) Lighthouse
YemenBirim IslandAdenSee Perim Island
YemenBuhays16.0242.71Hajjah






YemenCentre Peak Island15.0242.17Al Hudaydah
YemenHaycock Island13.7842.78Al Hudaydah
YemenHodaidahAl HudaydahSee Al Hudaydah
YemenHodeidaAl HudaydahSee Al Hudaydah
YemenIslands Abu 'Ali14.0842.82Al HudaydahAbu Ail/Quoin Island Lighthouse






YemenIsola Gebel TierAl HudaydahSee Jabal at Tayr
YemenJabal at Tayr15.5441.83Al HudaydahJabal at Tair Lighthouse
YemenJabal Zubayr15.0542.18Al Hudaydah
YemenJaza'ir az Zubayr15.0842.13Al HudaydahA group of volcanic islands in the Red Sea
YemenJazirat MayyunAdenSee Perim Island






YemenJebel at TairAl HudaydahSee Jabal at Tayr
YemenJebel TierAl HudaydahSee Jabal at Tayr
YemenKamaran15.3442.61Al Hudaydah
YemenLoheiyaAl HudaydahSee Al Luhayyah
YemenLohisaAl HudaydahSee Al Luhayyah






YemenLuhaiyaAl HudaydahSee Al Luhayyah
YemenMayunAdenSee Mayyun
YemenMayyun12.6543.42AdenCan also refer to Perim Island
YemenMeyunAdenSee Mayyun
YemenMocha13.3243.25Ta'izz






YemenMokhaTa'izzSee Mocha
YemenNeyunAdenSee Mayyun
YemenObstruction Point12.6643.44AdenObstruction Point Lighthouse
YemenPerim Harbour12.6543.41Aden
YemenPerim Island12.6643.42AdenObstruction Point Lighthouse
Perim Island High/Mayyun Island Lighthouse






YemenQamaranAl HudaydahSee Kamaran
YemenQuoin Island14.0842.82Al HudaydahAbu Ail/Quoin Island Lighthouse
YemenRa's MarshagAdenSee Ra's Marshaq
YemenRa's Marshaq12.7645.05AdenRa's Marshaq Lighthouse
YemenRas MarshagAdenSee Ra's Marshaq






YemenZebayir IslandsAl HudaydahSee Jaza'ir az Zubayr
YemenZubair IslandAl HudaydahSee Jabal Zubayr
YemenZubair IslandsAl HudaydahSee Jaza'ir az Zubayr
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