Modern egypt map. Sudan is located in north east africa. It is bound by egypt to the north libya to the northwest chad to the west the central african republic to the southwest democratic republic of the congo zaire to the south uganda and kenya. Egypt is bordered by the red sea and israel to the northeast by the mediterranean sea to the north by libya to the west and by sudan to the south. Egypt is bordered by libya to the west the sudan in south and the gaza strip and israel to the east.
Egypt map explore map of egypt a transcontinental country located in north africa. This map shows the modern political boundaries of egypt and nearby countries. Map of egypt and travel information about egypt brought to you by lonely planet. According to most scholars the history of modern egypt dates from the emergence of muhammad alis rule in the early 19th century and his launching of egypts modernization project that involved building a new army and suggesting a new map for egypt.
Egypts heartland the nile river valley and delta was the home of one of the principal civilizations of the ancient middle east and like mesopotamia farther east was the site of one of the worlds earliest urban and literate societies. The greek historian herodotus called egypt the gift of the nile and along that life giving river the ancient egyptians built their amazing civilization one they ruled for three millennia.