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Khomas Highland Plateau
Namibia map Khomas Highlands
Namibia map Khomas Highlands

The Khomas Highland Plateau is situated in the northeast of the Gamsberg and in the west of the capital city of Windhoek. The plateau is situated at an average altitude of about 2'000 metres.

 

Namibia 2009, "Tawny eagle".
The stamp is showing a view from Otjimbingwe towards the hills and mountains along the Namibian escarpment (distant mountains part of Khomas Highland).

 

Namibia 2012, Rockrunner (Achaetops pycnopygius).

Khomas Highlands landscape in the background.
The stamp was issued in the Definitive Stamp series 2012

 

Namibia 2013, Greater Kudu antelope.

The background shows Khomas Highlands landscape (around 40 kilometres west of Windhoek) with the Haiquap River (an ephemeral river only carrying water intermittently for a very short period of the year) as a central feature. The hills do not have individual names.

The stamp was issued in the series "Large Antelopes of Namibia".

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