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Madagascar (GPS: 20 00 S, 47 00 E) located in Southern Africa, an island in the Indian Ocean, east of Mozambique. The country’s area measurements are total: 587,041 sq km; land: 581,540 sq km, water: 5,501 sq km. This sovereign state is slightly less than twice the size of Arizona. The total irrigated land is 10,860 sq km (2012).
One of the essential features of Madagascar: World’s fourth-largest island. Strategic location along the Mozambique Channel. Despite Madagascar’s proximity to the African continent, ocean currents isolate the island, resulting in high endemic plant and animal species rates. Approximately 90% of flora and fauna on the island found nowhere else.