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Where is Soweto, South Africa?

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Soweto is a city found in Gauteng, South Africa. It is located -26.27 latitude and 27.86 longitude and it is situated at elevation 1632 meters above sea level.

Soweto has a population of 1,695,047 making it the 2nd biggest city in Gauteng. It operates on the SAST time zone, which means that it follows the same time zone as Johannesburg.

Quick facts

Country South Africa
Governorate Gauteng
Population 1,695,047
Elevation 1,632 m over sea level
Time Zone SAST
Longitude 27.858490
Latitude -26.267810

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.