Kenya (GPS: 1 00 N, 38 00 E) located in Eastern Africa, bordering the Indian Ocean, between Somalia and Tanzania. The country’s area measurements are total: 580,367 sq km; land: 569,140 sq km, water: 11,227 sq km. This sovereign state is five times the size of Ohio, slightly more than twice the Nevada size. The total irrigated land is 1,030 sq km (2012).
One of Kenya’s essential features: The Kenyan Highlands comprise one of the most successful agricultural production regions in Africa. Glaciers found on Mount Kenya, Africa’s second-highest peak. Unique physiography supports abundant and varied wildlife of scientific and economic value. Lake Victoria, the world’s largest tropical lake and the second-largest freshwater lake, is shared among three countries: Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda.