Lat:18° 6′ 0" N
Long: 15° 57′ 0" W
Nouakchott originally derived from Berber,
"place of the winds"
is the capital and by far the largest city of Mauritania.
It is one of the largest cities in the Sahara.
The city is the administrative and economic centre of Mauritania.
Salt, cement, insecticides, rugs, carpets, embroidery,
and craft products are produced in Nouakchott,
with the port also exporting copper.
Nouakchott is the center of the Mauritanian economy.
The city hosts the National Library and National Archives.
Nouakchott is the principal location in Africa
for world distribution of native Saharan meteorites.
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