What is the Latitude and Longitude on South Africa?
Latitude of South Africa is:-29 and Longitude of South Africa is: 24
Culturally rich and diverse country of South Africa is located in the southern part of the Africa continent. South Africa is predominantly a country of black people. Though there is a mix of people belonging to different cultures and nationalities like Europeans and Asians.
South Africa is located at the geographical coordinates of 29 South and 24 East. With a total area of 1,221,037 square kilometres, it is the 25th largest country in the world followed by Colombia. It is also the 24th most populous country in the world after Italy with a population of 50,586,757 people according to 2011 census. South Africa shares its boundary with Mozambique and Swaziland in the east, Zimbabwe and Namibia and Botswana in the north. It also surrounds the enclave of Lesotho.
South Africa's coastline stretches all the way between the South Atlantic Ocean and the Indian Ocean. The most elevated peak in South Africa lies in Drakensberg at a height of 11,320 feet. Bushveld is low-lying plain area lying just to the north of Johannesburg. The forests of Bushveld have a large variety of wildlife.
In a survey of the most diverse countries in terms of flora and fauna, South Africa is ranked sixth. It has a rich variety of different kinds of plants that constitute as much as 10% of the total species of plants on Earth. Surrounded by water of two oceans, South Africa Experiences temperate climate.
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