Amuru, Uganda

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Amuru
Amuru is located in Uganda
Amuru
Amuru
Location in Uganda
Coordinates: 02°49′07″N 31°51′51″E / 2.81861°N 31.86417°E / 2.81861; 31.86417
Country Flag of Uganda.svg Uganda
Region Northern Uganda
Sub-region Acholi sub-region
District Amuru District
Elevation 3,000 ft (1,000 m)

Amuru is a town in the Northern Region of Uganda. It is the main municipal, administrative, and commercial centre of Amuru District.

Location[edit]

Amuru is west of the main Gulu–Nimule Road, approximately 61 kilometres (38 mi), by road, west of Gulu, the largest city in the Acholi sub-region.[1] This is about 374 kilometres (232 mi), by road, north of Kampala, Uganda's capital and largest city.[2] The coordinates of the town are 2°49'07.0"N, 31°51'51.0"E (Latitude:2.8186; Longitude:31.8642).[3]

Points of interest[edit]

The following additional points of interest lie within the town limits or close to the edges of the town:

  • offices of Amuru Town Council
  • Amuru central market

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ GFC (22 July 2015). "Road Distance Between Gulu And Amuru With Map". Globefeed.com (GFC). Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  2. ^ GFC (22 July 2015). "Road Distance Between Kampala And Amuru With Map Plus Route Marker". Globefeed.com (GFC). Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  3. ^ Google (22 July 2015). "Location of Amuru Town at Google Maps" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 02°49′07″N 31°51′51″E / 2.81861°N 31.86417°E / 2.81861; 31.86417