Madagascar africa map. At 592800 square kilometres 228900 sq mi madagascar is the worlds 47th largest country and the fourth largest island. The island is characterized by its early isolation from africa and india and colonization didnt begin until 200 bc through 500 ad. Maps of africa and information on african countries capitals geography history culture and more. Map of the worlds second largest and second most populous continent located on the african continental plate.
Map of africa and travel information about africa brought to you by lonely planet. Madagascar is situated in the south western area of the indian ocean east of the coast of africa about 400 km off the coast of mozambique. Facts about africa flags maps geography history statistics disasters current events international relations and more. Madagascar the red island the rainbow island the eighth continent there are many names for the worlds 4th largest island.
Explore madagascar using google earth. Explore madagascar holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. This country is an island country in the indian ocean and is located in the coast of southeast africa. Clickable map of africa showing the countries capitals and main cities.
Lemurs baobabs rainforest desert hiking and diving. Neighboring islands include the french territory of reunion and the country of mauritius to the east as well as the state of. Madagascar an island in the indian ocean off the southeastern coast of africa is the fourth largest island in the world. The country lies mostly between latitudes 120s and 260s and longitudes 430e and 510e.