Luacano is a town and municipality in Moxico Province, Angola. The municipality had a population of 20,755 in 2014.[1]


In 2012, a long-awaited short cut between the Angola's Benguela Railway and the Zambian copper mines is being built. The short cut leaves the mainline east of Luacano.

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  1. ^ "Resultados Definitivos Recenseamento Geral da População e Habitação – 2014 Província do Moxico" (PDF). Instituto Nacional de Estatística, República de Angola. Retrieved 3 May 2020.

Coordinates: 11°13′S 21°39′E / 11.217°S 21.650°E / -11.217; 21.650