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ID: 1001700
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1001700

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Louga (region (administrative division))  Louga (region (administrative division))

Coordinates:
Lat: 15 24 57 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 15.4167  decimal degrees
Long: 015 30 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -15.5000  decimal degrees

Note: Created from a section of the Diourbel region; populated by Fulani & Wolof peoples; land distinguished close to the coast by sand dunes & in the interior by rolling sandstone plains around 100 feet high.

Names:
Louga (preferred,C,V)
Louga region (C,O)
Louga, Région de (C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Africa (continent)  ....  Africa (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Senegal (nation)  ........  Senegal (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Louga (region (administrative division))  ............  Louga (region (administrative division)) (P)

Place Types:
region (administrative division) (preferred, C)  ............  since 1976
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Louga..........  [VP Preferred]
..............  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 709
..............  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) VII, 493
Louga region..........  [VP]
.......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Louga, Région de..........  [VP]
.............................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 709
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) VII, 493
..................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
..................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 23 February 2015
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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