Arafat, Mauritania

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Arafat
Commune and city
Arafat is located in Mauritania
Arafat
Arafat
Location in Mauritania
Coordinates: 18°2′47″N 15°58′19″W / 18.04639°N 15.97194°W / 18.04639; -15.97194Coordinates: 18°2′47″N 15°58′19″W / 18.04639°N 15.97194°W / 18.04639; -15.97194
Country Mauritania
RegionNouakchott-Sud
Population
 • Total102,169
Time zoneUTC+0 (GMT)

Arafat is a suburb of Nouakchott and urban commune in western Mauritania. It is the capital of Nouakchott-Sud Region[1] and has a population of 102,169.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nouakchott donne naissance à trois Wilaya". MauriWeb. 25 November 2014. Archived from the original on 15 July 2015. Retrieved 14 June 2015.
  2. ^ "Arafat:Commune Collectivités urbaines à vocation industrielle et commerciale". République Islamique de Mauritanie:Communes de Mauritanie. Archived from the original on November 12, 2007. Retrieved January 14, 2009.