Where is Cape Town?

Cape Town is located on the coast of South Africa, near the bottom of the African continent. It is the second-most populated city in South Africa after Johannesburg, and the provincial capital of the Western Cape.

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Cape Town lies at latitude 33.55°S, roughly the same as Sydney and Buenos Aires. With a longitude of 18.25°E, it falls into the GMT+2 timezone.

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