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Sierra Leone Map

Sierra Leone Map
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This Sierra Leone map collection contains a reference map, satellite imagery, and a physical map. Each map of Sierra Leone displays cities, towns, islands, rivers, highways, roads, and airports.

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About the map

Sierra Leone World Map
Sierra Leone on a World Map

Sierra Leone is located in western Africa next to the Atlantic Ocean. It borders just 2 other African countries. First, Guinea surrounds Sierra Leone to the north and east. Secondly, Liberia is situated southwest of Sierra Leone.

Its coastline extends for 506 km along the North Atlantic Ocean with several islands like the Turtle Islands, Banana Islands, and Sherbro Island. Freetown is the capital and largest city of Sierra Leone. Other major cities in Sierra Leone are Bo, Kenema, and Koidu.

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SATELLITE IMAGERY

Sierra Leone Satellite Map

From savannah to rainforests, Sierra Leone has a diverse mix of landscapes. One of the major characteristics of Sierra Leone is its rainfall. Overall, it’s one of the wettest countries in Western Africa, specifically along the coastal regions. But on the other hand, Sierra Leone also receives sand and dust storms from the blowing Sahara wind.

The country occupies a total area of 71,740 square kilometers (27,699 sq mi). In comparison, it’s larger than Togo but smaller than Benin. It lies between latitudes 7° and 10°N so the climate is tropical with a distinct rainy and dry season.

Sierra Leone Satellite Map

PHYSICAL MAP

Sierra Leone Elevation Map

There are four distinct geographical regions in Sierra Leone. First, the east of Sierra Leone has high mountains and plateaus. This region contains its highest peak, Mount Bintumani, which stands at 1,948 meters (6,391 ft).

The interior of Sierra Leone is mostly lowlands with forests and cultivated farmland. Whereas the north is part of the Guinean forest-savanna mosaic, which is a World Wildlife Fund ecoregion. Finally, the Atlantic Ocean coastal area has everything from mangroves, swampland to relaxed sandy beaches and the Sierra Leone Harbor.

Sierra Leone Physical Map

Capital City

Freetown

Major cities and towns

Bo
Kabala

Kenema
Makeni

Cities, towns and villages

Bendugu
Blama
Boajibu
Bonthe
Bumbuna
Daru
Falaba
Fadugu
Gbangbatok
Gberia Timbako
Joru
Kambia
Kamakwie
Kamaron
Koinadugu
Koidu
Kurubonla
Kypr
Lungi
Lunsar
Magburaka

Mange
Mano
Momaligi
Moro
Moyamba
Panguma
Pendembu
Pendemb
Pujehun
Rotifunk
Sembehun
Sherbro
Shenge
Sumbuya
Waanje
Yana
Yele
Yengema
Yonibana
Zimmi

Lakes, rivers and bays

Bafi River
Bagbe River
Bagru River
Great Scarcies River
Jong River
Kittam River
Lake Mabesi
Lake Mape
Little Scarcies River
Meli River

Moa River
Mongo River
Morro River
Pampana River
Rokel River
Scarcies River
Sewa River
Sherbro River
Waanje River
Yawri Bay

Islands

Banana Islands
Sherbro Island

Turners Peninsula
Turtle Islands

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