Algeria africa map. Algeria is bordered by the mediterranean sea morocco and western sahara to the west mauritania mali and niger to the south and libya and tunisia to the east. Africa is the second largest continent by both area and population. Algeria comprises 2381741 square kilometers of land more than four fifths of which is desert in northern africa between morocco and tunisia. Clickable map of africa showing the countries capitals and some major cities.
Located in the continent of africa algeria covers 2381741 square kilometers of land making it the 10th largest nation in terms of land area. Algerie officially the peoples democratic republic of algeria arabic. The physical map of africa depicts various geographical features of the continent such as mountains deserts rivers lakes plateaus. Algeria became an independent state in 1962 after gaining its sovereignty from france.
Map of africa and travel information about africa brought to you by lonely planet. The population of algeria is 35406303 2012 and the nation has a. Aljzaer al jazair algerian arabic aldzayr al dzayir. It connects to information about africa and the history and geography of african countries.
Map of the worlds second largest and second most populous continent located on the african continental plate. Map is showing the countries of the upper northern part of africa the middle east and the arabian peninsula with international borders the national capitals and major cities. Mt kilimanjaro is the highest peak of the continent and sahara desert is the worlds largest desert. Africa mapan online interactive map of africa showing its borders countries capitals seas and adjoining areas.
Africas largest country lies just a short hop from europe. Algeria is located in northern africa.