The latitude and longitude of Mauritania is:

20° 0' 0" N / 12° 0' 0" W

Islamic Republic of Mauritania

Abbreviation: MR
ISO 3166-1 alpha-3 code: MRT
Continent: Africa
Latitude: 20
Longitude: -12

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Time zone at the center of Mauritania: Africa/Nouakchott
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Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -0 hours

The current time and date at the center of Mauritania is 10:32 AM on Monday, October 21, 2019.

Estimated gas price in Mauritania: $4.05 USD per gallon

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Featured airports in Mauritania

Abbaye Airport Boghe, Mauritania (BGH / GQNE)
Akjoujt Airport Akjoujt, Mauritania (AJJ / GQNJ)
Nouakchott International Airport Nouakchott, Mauritania (NKC / GQNN)
Fderick Airport Fderick, Mauritania (FGD)
Tamchakett Airport Tamchakett, Mauritania (THT / GQNT)

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