Diego Garcia

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Diego Garcia
Diegogarcia.jpg
Aerial photograph o Diego Garcia
Diego Garcia is locatit in Indian Ocean
Diego Garcia
Diego Garcia
Location f Diego Garcia
Geografie
Coordinates 7°18′48″S 72°24′40″E / 7.31333°S 72.41111°E / -7.31333; 72.41111Coordinates: 7°18′48″S 72°24′40″E / 7.31333°S 72.41111°E / -7.31333; 72.41111
Airchipelagae Chagos Archipelago
Adjacent bouks o watter Indian Ocean
Aurie 30 km2 (12 sq mi)
Admeenistration
Lairgest settlement Eclipse Point Town
Demografics
Population 4,239[1][citation needit]
Additional information
Time zone
Designatit 4 Julie 2001
Reference no. 1077[2]

Diego Garcia is a tropical, fitprint-shaped coral atoll located sooth o the equator in the central Indian Ocean. It is pairt o the Breetish Indian Ocean Territory (BIOT).

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Country Profile: British Indian Ocean Territory (British Overseas Territory)". Fco.gov.uk. 2012-04-12. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2012-06-20. Retrieved 2012-06-21. 
  2. "Diego Garcia". Ramsar Sites Information Service. Retrieved 25 April 2018.