Location: islands in the South Atlantic Ocean, about midway between South America and Africa; Ascension Island lies 700 nm northwest of Saint Helena; Tristan da Cunha lies 2,300 nm southwest of Saint Helena
Definition: This entry identifies the country's regional location, neighboring countries, and adjacent bodies of water.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of September 17, 2009
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