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Country madagascar
Geometry Type Point
latitude -20
longitude 47
DMS Lat 20° 0' 0" S
DMS Long 47° 0' 0" E
CSS Lat -20° 0' 0"
CSS Long 3h 7m 60s
UTM Easting 709,243.23
UTM Northing 7,787,269.28
UTM zone 38K
Category Countries
Country Code MG
Zoom Level 9
Coordinates of madagascar is given above in both decimal degrees and DMS (degrees, minutes and seconds) format. The country code given is in the ISO2 format

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capital Antananarivo
region Africa
subregion Eastern Africa
demonym Malagasy
population 22,434,363
native Name Madagasikara

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: -20, 47.

Madagascar (; Malagasy: Madagasikara), officially the Republic of Madagascar (Malagasy: Repoblikan'i Madagasikara Malagasy pronunciation: [republiˈkʲan madaɡasˈkʲarə̥]; French: République de Madagascar), and previously known as the Malagasy Republic, is an island country in the Indian Ocean, approximately 400 kilometres (250 miles) off the coast of East Africa. At 592,800 square kilometres (228,900 sq mi) Madagascar is the world's second-largest island country. The nation comprises the island of Madagascar (the fourth-largest island in the world) and numerous smaller peripheral islands. Following the prehistoric breakup of the supercontinent Gondwana, Madagascar split from the Indian subcontinent around 88 million years ago, allowing native plants and animals to evolve in relative isolation. Consequently, Madagascar is a biodiversity hotspot; over 90% of its wildlife is found nowhere else on Earth. The island's diverse ecosystems and unique wildlife are threatened by the encroachment of the rapidly growing human population and other environmental threats.
The archaeological evidence of the earliest human foraging on Madagascar may date up to 10,000 years ago. Human settlement of Madagascar occurred between 350 BC and 550 AD by Indianized Austronesian peoples, arriving on outrigger canoes from the Indonesian archipelago, where the contemporary social and religious situation were that of Hinduism and Buddhism, along with native Indonesian culture. These were joined around the 9th century AD by Bantu migrants crossing the Mozambique Channel from East Africa. Other groups continued to settle on Madagascar over time, each one making lasting contributions to Malagasy cultural life. The Malagasy ethnic group is often divided into 18 or more subgroups, of which the largest are the Merina of the central highlands.
Until the late 18th century, the island of Madagascar was ruled by a fragmented assortment of shifting sociopolitical alliances. Beginning in the early 19th century, most of the island was united and ruled as the Kingdom of Madagascar by a series of Merina nobles. The monarchy ended in 1897 when the island was absorbed into the French colonial empire, from which the island gained independence in 1960. The autonomous state of Madagascar has since undergone four major constitutional periods, termed republics. Since 1992, the nation has officially been governed as a constitutional democracy from its capital at Antananarivo. However, in a popular uprising in 2009, president Marc Ravalomanana was made to resign and presidential power was transferred in March 2009 to Andry Rajoelina. Constitutional governance was restored in January 2014, when Hery Rajaonarimampianina was named president following a 2013 election deemed fair and transparent by the international community. Madagascar is a member of the United Nations, the African Union (AU), the Southern African Development Community (SADC), and the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie.
Madagascar belongs to the group of least developed countries, according to the United Nations. Malagasy and French are both official languages of the state. The majority of the population adheres to traditional beliefs, Christianity, or an amalgamation of both. Ecotourism and agriculture, paired with greater investments in education, health, and private enterprise, are key elements of Madagascar's development strategy. Under Ravalomanana, these investments produced substantial economic growth, but the benefits were not evenly spread throughout the population, producing tensions over the increasing cost of living and declining living standards among the poor and some segments of the middle class. As of 2017, the economy has been weakened by the 2009–2013 political crisis, and quality of life remains low for the majority of the Malagasy population.

Kolontsaina Malagasy

latitude -18.915297170214
longitude 47.517286680271
DMS Lat 18° 54' 55.07" S
DMS Long 47° 31' 2.232" E
CSS Lat -18° 54' 55.07"
CSS Long 3h 10m 4.149s
UTM Easting 765,145.76
UTM Northing 7,906,655.67

Bibliothèque AF Fianarantsoa

latitude -21.4536
longitude 47.0858
DMS Lat 21° 27' 12.96" S
DMS Long 47° 5' 8.88" E
CSS Lat -21° 27' 12.96"
CSS Long 3h 8m 20.592s
UTM Easting 716,148.24
UTM Northing 7,626,210.45

iABi Job Services

latitude -23.356508633335
longitude 43.669685700007
DMS Lat 23° 21' 23.431" S
DMS Long 43° 40' 10.869" E
CSS Lat -23° 21' 23.431"
CSS Long 2h 54m 40.725s
UTM Easting 364,019.59
UTM Northing 7,416,388.02


latitude -18.9333
longitude 48.2
DMS Lat 18° 55' 59.88" S
DMS Long 48° 12' 0" E
CSS Lat -18° 55' 59.88"
CSS Long 3h 12m 48s
UTM Easting 205,089.78
UTM Northing 7,904,213.30

Bezanozano Hotel

latitude -18.946468564454
longitude 48.230030379491
DMS Lat 18° 56' 47.287" S
DMS Long 48° 13' 48.109" E
CSS Lat -18° 56' 47.287"
CSS Long 3h 12m 55.207s
UTM Easting 208,277.60
UTM Northing 7,902,804.84

Béton et Granulats de Madagascar

latitude -18.979025953255
longitude 47.449951171875
DMS Lat 18° 58' 44.493" S
DMS Long 47° 26' 59.824" E
CSS Lat -18° 58' 44.493"
CSS Long 3h 9m 47.988s
UTM Easting 757,951.79
UTM Northing 7,899,698.91

Créa Béton et menuiserie à bois

latitude -18.9167
longitude 47.5167
DMS Lat 18° 55' 0.12" S
DMS Long 47° 31' 0.12" E
CSS Lat -18° 55' 0.12"
CSS Long 3h 10m 4.008s
UTM Easting 765,081.72
UTM Northing 7,906,501.22

PMU BET Sportifs

latitude -18.9167
longitude 47.5167
DMS Lat 18° 55' 0.12" S
DMS Long 47° 31' 0.12" E
CSS Lat -18° 55' 0.12"
CSS Long 3h 10m 4.008s
UTM Easting 765,081.72
UTM Northing 7,906,501.22

Retinä - Pictures

latitude -18.9167
longitude 47.5167
DMS Lat 18° 55' 0.12" S
DMS Long 47° 31' 0.12" E
CSS Lat -18° 55' 0.12"
CSS Long 3h 10m 4.008s
UTM Easting 765,081.72
UTM Northing 7,906,501.22


latitude -15.284185114076
longitude 47.109375
DMS Lat 15° 17' 3.066" S
DMS Long 47° 6' 33.75" E
CSS Lat -15° 17' 3.066"
CSS Long 3h 8m 26.25s
UTM Easting 726,515.65
UTM Northing 8,309,141.97