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Where is Johannesburg on the world map?

Where is Johannesburg on the world map?

Data for Johannesburg, South Africa

World Rank 47
Administrative Region Gauteng
Country South Africa
Country Codes ISO 3166-1: ZA GEC (formerly FIPS10-4): SF
Latitude/Longitude (WGS-84) 26°08’38” S, 28°03’00” E (deg/min/sec) -26.1441, 28.0502 (decimal)

Is it dangerous in Johannesburg?

Johannesburg – South Africa, with a city like Joburg, has been ranked among the most dangerous regions in the world, international research has found. Numbeo’s 2020 Crime Index, which was released this month, is based on survey responses from visitors of the website from around the globe.

Where is the city of Johannesburg located in South Africa?

Johannesburg is located in South Africa (City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng) and time zone Africa/Johannesburg. Places nearby are Riverlea, Edenvale and Eastleigh.

Where is Johannesburg, South Africa on map lat long?

The latitude of Johannesburg, South Africa is -26.195246, and the longitude is 28.034088. Johannesburg, South Africa is located at South Africa country in the Cities place category with the gps coordinates of 26° 11′ 42.8856” S and 28° 2′ 2.7168” E. Cities in South Africa Also check out these related Cities.

When did Johannesburg become part of South Africa?

The city was initially part of the Transvaal, an independent Afrikaner, or Boer, republic that later became one of the four provinces of South Africa. Today the city is a part of Gauteng (a Sotho word meaning “Place of Gold”), one of the nine provinces of South Africa.

Which is the largest city in South Africa?

Johannesburg, South Africa’s largest city, with a population of 9.6 million people – half of which live in Soweto and adjacent suburbs – is one of the most important cities in the country of South Africa. Johannesburg is the economic hub of the country since approximately 10% of South Africa’s GDP generates there.