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Egypt Map

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Egypt Location Map

This Egypt map displays major cities, roads, satellite imagery, and elevation. Egypt is a country located in northeastern Africa along the Mediterranean and the Red Sea. It also borders Libya, the Gaza Strip (Palestine), Israel, and Sudan.

Egypt occupies an area of 1,010,400 square kilometers, which is the 12th largest in Africa. This is slightly smaller than Mauritania and larger than the size of Tanzania.

Egypt has a rich history on the Nile River, including developments in writing, agriculture, and settlement. Vast deserts extend to the east and west of the Nile River. Further east, the terrain becomes more mountainous including Mount Catherine, the highest peak of Egypt at 2,629 m (8,625 ft) in height.

Capital city

Cairo

Cities, towns and villages

Marsa Matruh
El Minya
Asyut
Sohag
Qena
El-Kharga
Aswan
Dumyat
Alexandria
Kafr el Sheikh
Port Said
Damanhur
El Mansura
Shibin el Kom
El Faiyum
Abu Zenima
El Tur
Tanta
Benha
Zagizig
Ismailia
Giza
Suez
Beni Suef
Al Ghurdaqah
El’Arish
Siwa
Oasis
Mut

Lakes, rivers and water features

Nile River
Red Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Great Bitter Lake
Lake Nasser
Lake Nubia
Qarun
Toshka Lakes
Wadi Al Rayan

Other features

Cairo International Airport
Major Highways and Roads
Mount Catherine (Highest Point)

Northern Africa

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