Comoros Google maps and Driving Directions
Get free driving directions, Google maps, traffic information for Comoros, and Moroni (GPS: 11 42 S 43 14 E), the capital city of the country located in (the) Southern Africa, group of islands at the northern mouth of the Mozambique Channel, about two-thirds of the way between northern Madagascar and northern Mozambique.
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Comoros is volcanic islands, interiors vary from steep mountains to low hills.
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Be creative, use the extras of this Google map; This is a detailed, clear, zoomable, large road map of Comoros with its administrative divisions; 3 islands and 4 municipalities*; Anjouan (Ndzuwani), Domoni*, Fomboni*, Grande Comore (N’gazidja), Moheli (Mwali), Moroni*, Moutsamoudou*.
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The Comoros Islands – Grande Comoro (Ngazidja), Anjouan, Mohéli, and Mayotte (which is not part of the country and retains ties to France) – constitute an archipelago of volcanic origin in the Indian Ocean, 190 mi off the coast of Mozambique.
Comoros (area: 2 170 sq km / 837,84 sq mi), where the official language is Arabic, Comorian, French, lying in Africa and using the currency; Comorian franc (KMF), since 1974, set their clock to UTC+3. That means they are 8 hours ahead of Washington DC during Standard Time in Moroni, the capital. Note to the time difference: N/A.
The climate in Comoros; Hot and humid all year round, especially on the coasts. November to May is hottest and wettest period.
Geography in a nutshell; Main islands are of volcanic origin and are heavily forested. The remainder are coral atolls.
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Driving directions Comoros
The Google maps and Google Satellite maps of Comoros above showing the country, located next to N/A. For your further reference, the latitude and longitude coordinates of Comoros are 12 10 S, 44 15 E , while the capital, Moroni found at 11 42 S 43 14 E.
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About Comoros and the capital, Moroni
|The national flag of Comoros||Borderline map of Comoros|
|Flag description: four equal horizontal bands of yellow (top), white, red, and blue, with a green isosceles triangle based on the hoist; centered within the triangle is a white crescent with the convex side facing the hoist and four white, five-pointed stars placed vertically in a line between the points of the crescent; the horizontal bands and the four stars represent the four main islands of the archipelago – Mwali, N’gazidja, Ndzuwani, and Mahore (Mayotte – department of France, but claimed by Comoros). Note: the crescent, stars, and color green are traditional symbols of Islam.||Border length: 0 km.|
Did you know about Comoros?
- The Comoros became independent in 1975, although the island of Mayotte did not join the new state and remains a French dependency.
- The Comoros is the worlds largest producer of ylang-ylang an extract from tree blossom used in manufacturing perfumes.
- One of the main crops on the Comoros islands is vanilla, used to flavor ice cream and cakes.
Facts of Comoros (CN)
Name conventional long form: Union of the Comoros, conventional short form: Comoros, local long form: Udzima wa Komori (Comorian); Union des Comores (French); Jumhuriyat al Qamar al Muttahidah (Arabic), local short form: Komori (Comorian); Comores (French); Juzur al Qamar (Arabic), etymology: name derives from the Arabic designation “Juzur al Qamar” meaning “Islands of the Moon”
Codes: ISO; CN, Internet; .km
Capital city: Moroni
Language(s): Arabic (official language), French (official language), Shikomoro (official language; a blend of Swahili and Arabic) (Comorian)
National holiday(s): Independence Day, 6 July (1975)
Motto: Unité, Solidarité, Développement (Unity, Solidarity, Development)
Currency: Comorian franc (KMF), since 1974
GPS: 12 10 S, 44 15 E, Moroni; 11 42 S 43 14 E
Location: Southern Africa, group of islands at the northern mouth of the Mozambique Channel, about two-thirds of the way between northern Madagascar and northern Mozambique
Geography note: important location at northern end of Mozambique Channel
Land boundaries: N/A, 0 km
Maritime boundaries: Indian Ocean
Coastline: 340 km
Area: total: 2,235 sq km; land: 2,235 sq km, water: 0 sq km (total 837,84 mi2), slightly more than 12 times the size of Washington, DC.
Roadways: total: 880 km, paved: 673 km, unpaved: 207 km (2002)
Local time (capital): UTC+3, 8 hours ahead of Washington DC during Standard Time
Note to the local time: N/A
Population in Comoros: 832 347
Population in Moroni: 60 200 (including the metropolitan areas)
Urbanization: urban population: 28.3% of total population (2015)
Major urban areas population: MORONI (capital) 56,000 (2014)
Population growth rate: 1.71% (2016 estimate)
Birth rate: 26.9 births / 1,000 population (2016 estimate)
Death rate: 7.4 deaths / 1,000 population (2016 estimate)
Age structure: 0-14 years: 40.1% (male 158,809 / female 159,840) 15-24 years: 19.23% (male 73,947 / female 78,831) 25-54 years: 32.58% (male 122,936 / female 135,962) 55-64 years: 4.21% (male 14,850 / female 18,611) 65 years and over: 3.89% (male 14,321 / female 16,571) (2016 estimate)
Median age: total: 19.6 years; male: 19 years, female: 20.2 years (2016 estimate)
Ethnic groups: Antalote, Cafre, Makoa, Oimatsaha, Sakalava
Religions: Sunni Muslim 98%, Roman Catholic 2%note: Islam is the state religion
Government type: Federal presidential republic
Legal system: mixed legal system of Islamic religious law, the French civil code of 1975, and customary law
National anthem: Udzima wa ya Masiwa (The Unity of the Great Islands)
Known national hazards: cyclones possible during rainy season (December to April); volcanic activity on Grand Comorevolcanism: Karthala (elev. 2,361 m) on Grand Comore Island last erupted in 2007; a 2005 eruption forced thousands of people to be evacuated and produced a large ash cloud
Major infectious diseases: N/A
Land use: agricultural land: 84.4%; arable land 46.7%; permanent crops 29.6%; permanent pasture 8.1%; forest: 1.4%; other: 14.2% (2011 estimate)
Agricultural products: vanilla, cloves, ylang-ylang (perfume essence), coconuts, bananas, cassava (manioc)
Industries: fishing, tourism, perfume distillation
Export commodities: vanilla, ylang-ylang (perfume essence), cloves
Main export partners: India 28.7%, France 17%, Germany 8.7%, Saudi Arabia 7.1%, Singapore 6.6%, Netherlands 6.1%, Mauritius 5.3% (2015)
Import commodities: rice and other foodstuffs, consumer goods, petroleum products, cement and construction materials, transport equipment
Main import partners: China 18.9%, Pakistan 16.2%, France 14.7%, UAE 11.3%, India 6.3% (2015)
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