El Maffa

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El Maffa
El Maffa is located in Algeria
El Maffa
El Maffa
Coordinates: 29°50′12″N 1°46′50″W / 29.83667°N 1.78056°W / 29.83667; -1.78056Coordinates: 29°50′12″N 1°46′50″W / 29.83667°N 1.78056°W / 29.83667; -1.78056
Country Algeria
ProvinceBéchar Province
DistrictEl Ouata District
CommuneEl Ouata[1]
425 m (1,394 ft)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)

El Maffa (also written El Maja) is a village in the commune of El Ouata,[1] in Béchar Province, Algeria. The village is located on the northeast bank of the Oued Saoura 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) southeast of El Ouata. It is connected to El Ouata by a local road along the side of the river, along with the other villages Ammas, Aguedal and El Beïda.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Décret n° 84-365, fixant la composition, la consistance et les limites territoriale des communes. Wilaya d'El Oued" (PDF) (in French). Journal officiel de la République Algérienne. 19 December 1984. p. 1490. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 March 2013 or before. Retrieved 2 March 2013. Check date values in: |archivedate= (help)
  2. ^ "El Maja, Algeria". Geonames.Org. Retrieved 9 May 2013.
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