Where is Mauritania located?

Mauritania is located in Africa, in GMT0 time zone (with current time of 05:44 PM, Thursday). Offset from your time zone: hours. It is positioned on 1030700 km² area with population of approximately 3.2 million. Neighbor countries: Senegal, Algeria, Western Sahara, Mali.

What is the capital of Mauritania?

Capital of Mauritania is Nouakchott.

Latitude-longitude position of MRT

Latitude (dec.) Latitude (DMS)
North border 27.3158916 27° 18' 57.21" North
South border 14.7212730 14° 43' 16.583" North
Height ↕ ∼1400.4 km
West border East border
Longitude (dec.) -17.0687276 -4.8336008
Longitude (DMS) 17° 4' 7.419" West 4° 50' 0.963" West
Width ↔ ∼1269.7 km

Mauritania on world map


Largest cities in Mauritania

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