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Equatorial Guinea: Geography#

LocationCentral Africa, bordering the Bight of Biafra, between Cameroon and Gabon
Geographic Coordinates2 00 N, 10 00 E 2.0,10.0
Area total: 28,051 sq km
land: 28,051 sq km
water: 0 sq km
[Verified in 8 databases]
Land boundariestotal: 528 km
border countries: Cameroon 183 km, Gabon 345 km
Coastline296 km
Elevation Extremeslowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m
highest point: Pico Basile 3,008 m
Highest MountainsAs there is no entry in Wolfram we are listing mountain list of Geonames only:
According to Geonames: Pico Basile 3011 m

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Terraincoastal plains rise to interior hills; islands are volcanic
Natural Hazardsviolent windstorms; flash floods volcanism: Santa Isabel (elev. 3,007 m), which last erupted in 1923, is the country's only historically active volcano; Santa Isabel, along with two dormant volcanoes, form Bioko Island in the Gulf of Guinea
Natural Resourcepetroleum, natural gas, timber, gold, bauxite, diamonds, tantalum, sand and gravel, clay
Land Usearable land: 4.63%
permanent crops: 2.5%
other: 92.87% (2011)
Climatetropical; always hot, humid
Irrigated LandNA
Renewable Water Resources26 cu km (2011)
Environment_CurrentIssuestap water is not potable; deforestation
Environment - international agreementsparty to: Biodiversity, Climate Change, Climate Change-Kyoto Protocol, Desertification, Endangered Species, Hazardous Wastes, Law of the Sea, Marine Dumping, Ozone Layer Protection, Ship Pollution, Wetlands
signed, but not ratified: none of the selected agreements
Large CitiesBata; Malabo; Ebebiyin; Aconibe; Anisoc
[Verified]
Important Cities
Geography-noteinsular and continental regions widely separated