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Rapidos de Lauca (Angola)

Is a a turbulent section of a stream associated with a steep, irregular stream bed in the country of Angola.

Its center lies at a latitude of -9.7666700 and longitude of 15.1666700and it has an elevation of 774 meters above sea level.

Rapidos de Lauca also goes by the names, Catarata Nhangue, Rapidos de Lauca, Rápidos de Laúca

Its currency is the Kwanza (AOA),


Intermittent stream :

Quedas de Lauca Rio Kuwanza


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Stream : a body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land

MARGEM DIREITA - CACULO CABAÇA


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Hill : a rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m

Desvio do Rio de Laúca


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Mountain : an elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more

Rio Kwanza - Laúca


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Abandoned populated place :

Emboque Túneis de Desvio do Rio


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Farm : a tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture

Rio Kwanza


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Destroyed populated place : a village, town or city destroyed by a natural disaster, or by war

Estaleiro AH - Laúca


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Mountains : a mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges

CENTRAIS INDUSTRIAIS


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Area : a tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries

Acesso definitivo a Central de Laúca


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Abandoned farm :

ESTALEIRO DE LAÚCA


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Estate(s) : a large commercialized agricultural landholding with associated buildings and other facilities

Waterfall(s) : a perpendicular or very steep descent of the water of a stream

Mission : a place characterized by dwellings, school, church, hospital and other facilities operated by a religious group for the purpose of providing charitable services and to propagate religion

Locality : a minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries

Rocks : conspicuous, isolated rocky masses

Peak : a pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature

Mine(s) : a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages

Rapids : a turbulent section of a stream associated with a steep, irregular stream bed

Second-order administrative division : a subdivision of a first-order administrative division

Hills : rounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m

Slope(s) : a surface with a relatively uniform slope angle

Ridge(s) : a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest