What is the Latitude and Longitude on French Southern Territories?
Latitude of French Southern Territories is:-43 and Longitude of French Southern Territories is: 67
French Southern Territories are the group of volcanic islands in the Indian Ocean located at southeast of Africa. They are formerly called as Territory of the French Southern and Antarctic Lands. Numerous scattered islands on the Indian ocean also form a part of this French territory.
The geographical coordinates of French Southern Territories are 43° South and 67° East. French Southern Territories are spread over a total area of 439781 square kilometers. There is no permanent population found here. The only people that live here are scientific researchers, military personnel and some officials representing the civil society. Adelie Island, which is a part of Antarctica, also comes under the dominion of French Southern Teritories. Fish and crayfish are found in large numbers in this island. It has an Antarctic climate with snow for most part of the year. The weather is extremely cold throughout the year.
Economy of these islands is centered on the research and experiments done on the geological characteristics of the region. Patagonian tooth fish and spiny lobster are the most important fish resources in the French Southern Territories. Revenues in millions are generated by these natural resources.
Though an isolated land, French southern territories have been a center of growing research and rich resources of late.
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