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Killarney, Zimbabwe

Killarney is a suburb of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. The population of Killarney is about 15.000 people. It is named after the town of Killarney in Co. Kerry in southwest Ireland. Due to its vicinity to the National University of Science and Technology m ...

                                               

Lake Chivero

Lake Chivero is a reservoir on the Manyame River in Zimbabwe. It was formerly called Lake McIlwaine in memory of Sir Robert Mcllwaine, a former judge of the High Court and founder of Zimbabwes soil and water conservation movement. Located to the ...

                                               

Lupane District

Lupane is a district in Matabeleland North Province in Zimbabwe. It lies at an elevation of 976 m. In 2006 it had 1.600 inhabitants. It is on the road from Bulawayo to Hwange.

                                               

Makokoba

This article is about the township. For the parliamentary constituency, see Makokoba Makokoba suburb of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. It was the first black African township in the city. The suburb is named after the actions of Mr. Fallon, a native Commiss ...

                                               

Marondera District

Marondera District is a district of Mashonaland East Province, Zimbabwe, in southern Africa. It is located in the eastern part of Zimbabwe, and covers an unknown area. The district capital is the town of Marondera, which is also the provincial ca ...

                                               

Masvingo District

Masvingo District encampases metropolitan Masvingo, in Masvingo Province in southern Zimbabwe. The district boasts of the Great Zimbabwe National Monument among its list of tourist attractions. Lake Kyle is also nearby. The people in the district ...

                                               

Masvingo South

Masvingo South is a constituency represented in the House of Assembly of the Parliament of Zimbabwe. Created for the 1985 election, its territory is an area south of central Masvingo, in Masvingo Province in southeastern Zimbabwe. Its inaugural m ...

                                               

Mudzi District

Mudzi District is a district of Mashonaland East Province, Zimbabwe, in southern Africa. It is located in the far eastern part of Zimbabwe, and covers 4.075 square kilometres, all of which is communal land. As of the 2012 census, the district had ...

                                               

Mutoko District

Mutoko District is a district of Mashonaland East Province, Zimbabwe, in southern Africa. It is located in the eastern part of Zimbabwe, and covers 4.092.5 square kilometres. In 1992, the district had a population of 124.013. At that time nearly ...

                                               

Naletale

Naletale are ruins located about 25 kilometres east of Shangani in Matabeleland north, Zimbabwe and just north of the Dhlo ruins. The ruins are placed to the kalanga Torwa state and presumably dates back to the seventeenth century. The main monum ...

                                               

Ngondoma River

Ngondoma River is in the Midlands Province, although some claim it to be in Mashonaland West Province. Rivers are usually identified at their mouths, and the place where Ngondoma River flows into Munyati River is indeed Mashonaland. Munyati River ...

                                               

Pelandaba

Pelandaba is a suburb of Bulawayo in Zimbabwe. It has nearly 30.000 residents as of 2007. It houses Sizane Secondary School, Induba Primary School and the house of late Joshua Nkomo, the former leader of Zimbabwe`s African Peoples Union.

                                               

Simbumbumbu

Simbumbumbu is a village under Chief Khulumani Mathema, with a sub-village named Magumpo under the hand of Ranold Dlamini, located northeast of its main centre. The village serves as a main business centre to its neighboring villages i.e. Gqalaza ...

                                               

Uzumba-Maramba-Pfungwe

Uzumba, formerly known as "Uzumba-Maramba-Pfungwe", is a district of Mashonaland East Province in Zimbabwe. It was split into Uzumba, Maramba, and Pfungwe. It consists of the northern part of the pre-1969 larger Murehwa District and includes the ...

                                               

Zvimba District

The district is located in Mashonaland West Province, in central northern Zimbabwe. Zvimba District is bordered by Guruve District to the north, Mazowe District to the east, the city of Harare to the southeast, Chegutu District to the south, Kado ...

                                               

Tromelin Island

Tromelin Island is a low, flat island in the Indian Ocean about 500 kilometres north of Reunion and about 450 kilometres east of Madagascar. Tromelin is administered as part of the French Southern and Antarctic Lands, a French overseas territory ...

                                               

Gibbs Point

Gibbs Point, a rock point on the Antarctic Peninsula, the most northern area of the continent of Antarctica, was named for African American Antarctic explorer, George W. Gibbs, Jr. on September 2, 2009. On that date, the Advisory Committee on Ant ...

                                               

Anvers Island

Anvers Island or Antwerp Island or Antwerpen Island or Isla Amberes is a high, mountainous island 61 km long, the largest in the Palmer Archipelago of Antarctica. It was discovered by John Biscoe in 1832 and named in 1898 by the Belgian Antarctic ...

                                               

Biscoe Point

Biscoe Point is a rocky point forming the south-eastern side of Biscoe Bay, immediately north of Access Point on the south side of Anvers Island, in the Palmer Archipelago of Antarctica.

                                               

Bowman Coast

The Bowman Coast is the portion of the east coast of the Antarctic Peninsula between Cape Northrop and Cape Agassiz. It was discovered by Sir Hubert Wilkins in an aerial flight of December 20, 1928. It was named by Wilkins for Isaiah Bowman, then ...

                                               

Gela Point

Gela Point is a point on the west side of the entrance to Chavei Cove on the southeast coast of Rozhen Peninsula on Livingston Island, Antarctica formed by an offshoot of Yambol Peak. Situated on the coast of Bransfield Strait 5.1 km east-northea ...

                                               

Williams Bluff

Williams Bluff is a rock and ice bluff 7 nautical miles east of Keim Peak in the Usarp Mountains. The east-facing bluff rises between the Pitzman and Lovejoy Glaciers. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photo ...

                                               

Three Lakes Valley (South Orkney Islands)

Three Lakes Valley is a low valley containing three freshwater lakes, extending from the vicinity of Elephant Flats northward to Stygian Cove on Signy Island, in the South Orkney Islands. The three lakes, from north to south, are Heywood Lake, Kn ...

                                               

History of Central Asia

The history of Central Asia concerns the history of the various peoples that have inhabited Central Asia. The lifestyle of such people has been determined primarily by the areas climate and geography. The aridity of the region makes agriculture d ...

                                               

Mount Imeon

Mount Imeon is an ancient name for the Central Asian complex of mountain ranges comprising the present Hindu Kush, Pamir and Tian Shan, extending from the Zagros Mountains in the southwest to the Altay Mountains in the northeast, and linked to th ...

                                               

Geography of Korea

Korea is located on the Korean Peninsula in North-East Asia. To the northwest, the Amnok River separates Korea from China and to the northeast, the Duman River separates Korea from China and Russia. The Yellow Sea is to the west, the East China S ...

                                               

Amur River

The Amur River or Heilong Jiang is the worlds tenth longest river, forming the border between the Russian Far East and Northeastern China. The largest fish species in the Amur is the kaluga, attaining a length as great as 5.6 metres. The river ba ...

                                               

Changbai Mountains

The Changbai Mountains are a major mountain range in Northeast Asia. The mountains extend from the Northeast Chinese provinces of Heilongjiang, Jilin and Liaoning, across the border between China and North Korea, to the North Korean provinces of ...

                                               

Yixian Formation

The Yixian Formation is a geological formation in Jinzhou, Liaoning, Peoples Republic of China, that spans 11 million years during the early Cretaceous period. It is known for its exquisitely preserved fossils, and is mainly composed of basalts i ...

                                               

Muslim Southeast Asia

Muslim Southeast Asia refers to those areas of Southeast Asia that have significant populations of Muslims. It includes: Most parts of Indonesia including most of Java, Sumatra, Kalimantan, West Nusa Tenggara, North Maluku and Sulawesi Java and S ...

                                               

Persian Gulf

The Persian Gulf is a mediterranean sea in Western Asia. The body of water is an extension of the Indian Ocean through the Strait of Hormuz and lies between Iran to the northeast and the Arabian Peninsula to the southwest. The Shatt al-Arab river ...

                                               

Cisleithania

Cisleithania was a common yet unofficial denotation of the northern and western part of Austria-Hungary, the Dual Monarchy created in the Compromise of 1867 - as distinguished from Transleithania, i.e. the Hungarian Lands of the Crown of Saint St ...

                                               

Rhine

The Rhine including Alsatian) is one of the major European rivers, which has its sources in Switzerland and flows in a mostly northerly direction through Germany and the Netherlands, emptying into the North Sea. The river begins in the Swiss cant ...

                                               

Baltic states

The Baltic states, also known as the Baltic countries, Baltic republics, Baltic nations, or simply the Baltics, is a geopolitical term, typically used to group the three sovereign states in Northern Europe on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea: ...

                                               

List of settlements on the Prespa Lakes shorelines

This is a list of settlements located on the coastlines of the two Prespa Lakes: Great Prespa Lake and Small Prespa Lake. The Prespa Lakes are both freshwater lakes, located between the countries of the Republic of Macedonia, Greece and Albania. ...

                                               

Bellerberg Volcano

The volcano complex lies in the East Eifel between the villages of Ettringen and Kottenheim and the town of Mayen on the edge of a fault zone of the Middle Rhine Basin. Violent movements caused disturbances in the bedrock, so that, along this fau ...

                                               

Gemund (Schleiden)

Gemund is a village in the Eifel region of Germany. With over 4250 inhabitants it is the largest village in the municipality of Schleiden. It is also a well known Kneipp resort.

                                               

Prum Syncline

The Prum Syncline, Prum Limestone Basin or Prum Basin is a landscape unit of the southern Limestone Eifel in Germany, which in turn is part of the Eifel mountain range. The region lies in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate. The Prum Limesto ...

                                               

Volcanic Eifel Nature Park

The Volcanic Eifel Nature Park lies in the counties of Bernkastel-Wittlich, Cochem-Zell and Vulkaneifel in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate. The nature park, which is in the Eifel mountains, and which is also a geopark, was inaugurated on ...

                                               

Windsborn Crater Lake

Windsborn Crater Lake is a water-filled volcanic crater in the Eifel mountains in Germany. It is located near Bettenfeld in the county of Bernkastel-Wittlich and in the state of Rhineland-Palatinate, and belongs to a group of four craters known a ...

                                               

Gulf of Bothnia

The Gulf of Bothnia is the northernmost arm of the Baltic Sea. It is situated between Finlands west coast and Swedens east coast. In the south of the gulf lie the Åland Islands, between the Sea of Åland and the Archipelago Sea.

                                               

Gulf of Finland

The Gulf of Finland is the easternmost arm of the Baltic Sea. It extends between Finland and Estonia all the way to Saint Petersburg in Russia, where the river Neva drains into it. Other major cities around the gulf include Helsinki and Tallinn. ...

                                               

Rhodope Mountains

The Rhodopes are a mountain range in Southeastern Europe, with over 83% of its area in southern Bulgaria and the remainder in Greece. Golyam Perelik is its highest peak at 2.191 meters. The mountain range gives its name to the terrestrial ecoregi ...

                                               

Voras mountain range

The Voras Mountain Range or Nidzhe-Kozhuf are a mountain range in the Balkan Peninsula that lies on the border between North Macedonia and Greece.

                                               

Voras Mountains

The Voras Mountains, also known as Nidze are a mountain range situated on the border between Greece and North Macedonia. It separates the Pella regional unit on the Greek side in the south from the Mariovo region on the North Macedonia side in th ...

                                               

Azores

The Azores, officially the Autonomous Region of the Azores, is one of the two autonomous regions of Portugal. It is an archipelago composed of nine volcanic islands in the North Atlantic Ocean about 1.360 km west of continental Portugal, about 1. ...

                                               

Gulf of Cadiz

The Gulf of Cadiz is the arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Cabo de Santa Maria, the southernmost point of Mainland Portugal and Cape Trafalgar at the western end of the Strait of Gibraltar. Two major rivers, the Guadalquivir and the Guadiana, as ...

                                               

Western Islands, Papua New Guinea

The Western Islands are a group of islands in the Bismarck Archipelago, and within Manus Province of the Islands Region, in northern Papua New Guinea.

                                               

Isla Salas y Gomez

Isla Salas y Gomez, also known as Isla Sala y Gomez, is a small uninhabited Chilean island in the Pacific Ocean. It is sometimes considered the easternmost point in the Polynesian Triangle. Isla Salas gómez and its surrounding waters are a marine ...

                                               

Phoenix Islands

The Phoenix Islands or Rawaki are a group of eight atolls and two submerged coral reefs, lying in the central Pacific Ocean east of the Gilbert Islands and west of the Line Islands. They are a part of the Republic of Kiribati. During the late 193 ...

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