Nairobi is one of the most populated cities in Kenya, 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: 01.17S latitude / 36.48E longitude. For routing in Nairobi, please check the free driving directions Nairobi service below.
When you visit Kenya, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is English, Kiswahili, Swahili, and the officially used currency is Kenyan shilling (KES), since 1966.
Nairobi, the capital city, has numerous population; 3 064 800 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Nairobi counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Kenya, bears 50 950 879 sum citizens spreading on its 224 080,86 sq mi / 580 367 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Kenya is Unitary presidential constitutional republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Harambee (Let us all pull together), while salute for the national anthem called: Ee Mungu Nguvu Yetu (O God of all creation).
Google maps Nairobi, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Kenya and the neighboring countries like Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda.
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 Kenya Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Kenya
Kenya lies across the equator in east-central Africa, on the coast of the Indian Ocean. It is twice the size of Nevada. Kenya borders Somalia to the east, Ethiopia to the north, Tanzania to the south, Uganda to the west, and Sudan to the northwest. In the north, the land is arid the southwest corner is in the fertile Lake Victoria Basin, and a length of the eastern depression of the Great Rift Valley separates western highlands from those that rise from the lowland coastal strip.