Where is Eritrea located?

Eritrea is located in Africa, in GMT+3 time zone (with current time of 04:05 AM, Tuesday). Offset from your time zone: hours. It is positioned on 121320 km² area with population of approximately 5.8 million. Neighbor countries: Ethiopia, Sudan, Djibouti.

What is the capital of Eritrea?

Capital of Eritrea is Asmara.

Latitude-longitude position of ERI

Latitude (dec.) Latitude (DMS)
North border 18.0204137 18° 1' 13.489" North
South border 12.3547230 12° 21' 17.003" North
Height ↕ ∼630 km
West border East border
Longitude (dec.) 36.4333480 43.2312000
Longitude (DMS) 36° 26' 0.053" East 43° 13' 52.32" East
Width ↔ ∼729.4 km

Eritrea on world map


Largest cities in Eritrea

• Base of the used natural world map was created by Tom Patterson, cartographer.
Boundary lines of Eritrea were drawn using data from boundaries.us.
• Geographic location: processed from www.geonames.org database.