Maputo is one of the most populated cities in Mozambique, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Africa, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 25.58S latitude / 32.32E longitude. For routing in Maputo, please check the free driving directions Maputo service below.
When you visit Mozambique, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Portuguese, and the officially used currency is Mozambican metical (MZN), since 1980.
Maputo, the capital city, has numerous population; 1 691 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Maputo counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Mozambique, bears 30 528 673 sum citizens spreading on its 309 495,50 sq mi / 801 590 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Mozambique is Unitary semi-presidential republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: N/A, while salute for the national anthem called: Pátria Amada (Beloved Homeland).
Google maps Maputo, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Mozambique and the neighboring countries like Malawi, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Mozambique Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
Google maps Maputo
Short geographic information for Mozambique
Mozambique stretches for 1,535 mi (2,470 km) along Africa’s southeast coast. It is near twice the size of California. Tanzania is to the north Malawi, Zambia, and Zimbabwe to the west and South Africa and Swaziland to the south. The country is generally a low-lying plateau broken up by 25 sizable rivers that flow into the Indian Ocean. The largest is the Zambezi, which provides access to central Africa.