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Sao Tome and Principe: Geography#

LocationCentral Africa, islands in the Gulf of Guinea, just north of the Equator, west of Gabon
Geographic Coordinates1 00 N, 7 00 E 1.0,7.0
Area total: 964 sq km
land: 964 sq km
water: 0 sq km
We are unable to verify those figures from Factbook, since the 6 main sources we used for checking give different figures as follows:
Factbook: 964
DBpedia: 0
Geoname: 1001
Infoplease: 0
Britannica: 1001
Wolfram: 964

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Land boundaries0 km
Coastline209 km
Elevation Extremeslowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m
highest point: Pico de Sao Tome 2,024 m
Highest MountainsAs there is no entry in Wolfram we are listing mountain list of Geonames only:
According to Geonames: Pico de São Tomé 2024 m

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Important Mountains
Terrainvolcanic, mountainous
Natural HazardsNA
Natural Resourcefish, hydropower
Land Usearable land: 9.06%
permanent crops: 40.62%
other: 50.31% (2011)
Climatetropical; hot, humid; one rainy season (October to May)
Irrigated Land97 sq km (2003)
Renewable Water ResourcesNA
Environment_CurrentIssuesdeforestation; soil erosion and exhaustion
Environment - international agreementsparty to: Biodiversity, Climate Change, Climate Change-Kyoto Protocol, Desertification, Endangered Species, Environmental Modification, Law of the Sea, Ozone Layer Protection, Ship Pollution, Wetlands
signed, but not ratified: none of the selected agreements
Large CitiesSao Tome; Santo Amaro; Santana; Neves; Trindade
[List Verified partially as Geonames list is short]
Important Cities
Geography-notethe smallest country in Africa; the two main islands form part of a chain of extinct volcanoes and both are mountainous