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Full name 
Settlement typeMunicipality and town
Admin. divisionBenguela Province
Total Area810.6 sq mi (2100 km2)
Elevation128 ft (39 m)
Total Population513000
Density (pop.)224/km2 (580.2/sq mi)

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Benguela (São Felipe de Benguela, formerly

spelled Benguella) is a city in western Angola, south of Luanda, and capital of Benguela Province. It lies on a bay of the same name, in 12° 33’ S., 13° 25’ E. Benguela is one of Angola's most populous cities.

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