Which sea separates Africa from Europe?

Which sea separates Africa from Europe?

the Mediterranean Sea
11, 2020) — The Strait of Gibraltar connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Mediterranean Sea and separates Spain on the European continent from Morocco on the African continent.

Which ocean separates Australia Africa?

The Indian Ocean
The Indian Ocean washes upon southern Asia and separates Africa and Australia.

What is the smallest Strait in the world?

It is the world’s narrowest strait used for international navigation….Bosporus.

Bosporus İstanbul Boğazı
Type Strait
Part of Turkish Straits
Basin countries Turkey
Max. length 31 km (19 mi)

Which ocean lies between Africa Asia Australia?

The Indian Ocean lies between Africa and Australia.

Which is the sea that separates Europe from Africa and Asia?

The Mediterranean Sea is the body of water that separates Europe, Africa and Asia. The Mediterranean Sea is connected to the Atlantic Ocean by a narrow passage called the Strait of Gibraltar.

Which is the only land bridge between Africa and Asia?

One of the world’s most important shipping lanes, the Suez Canal connects the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea. © Oleksandr Kalinichenko/Shutterstock.com The Suez Canal. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. The Isthmus of Suez, the sole land bridge between the continents of Africa and Asia, is of relatively recent geologic origin.

Where is the border between Africa and Asia?

Current Border Between Africa and Asia. Today, the border between Africa and Asia is centered around the Sinai Peninsula, which is considered part of the territory of Egypt. This triangular-shaped peninsula juts into the Red Sea to the south, with the Gulf of Aqaba along the southeastern coast and the Gulf of Suez along the southwestern coast.

Where does the Asian boundary begin and end?

The boundary continues to the Caspian Sea, the crest of the Caucasus Mountains (or, less commonly, the river Kura in the Caucasus), and on to the Black Sea. The Bosporus, the Sea of Marmara, and the Dardanelles conclude the Asian boundary. The Mediterranean Sea to the south separates Europe from Africa.

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