Which country in Asia juts south into the Indian ocean?
The country in Asia that juts south into the Indian ocean is India. At the very southern tip of India is the island nation of Sri Lanka.
An ocean is not a part of a continent. The Indian Ocean borders the eastern side of the continent of Africa. To the north, it borders the Middle East, which is a part of Asia. then on the north east it borders the Indian Subcontinent, a part of Asia. South of that it borders Ceylon and the Indonesia. South of there, it borders Australia. Due south it borders the Antarctic Ocean.
Africa is south of Asia and Europe, west of Australia, east of South America, and north of Antarctica. Africa is located south of Europe and between the Alantic Ocean and the Indian Ocean. South of Europe and the Mediterranean Sea East of the Atlantic Ocean West of the Indian Ocean North of Antarctica
The Pacific Ocean surrounds... The Americas on the East Asia on the West Oceania on the West The Atlantic Ocean surrounds The Americas on the West Europe on the East Africa on the East The Indian Ocean surrounds Asia on the South Africa on the South East Oceania on the West The Southern Ocean surrounds Antarctica on the south Oceania on the north South America on the north The Arctic Ocean surrounds Europe on the…
The 1st parallel north is a circle of latitude that is 1 degree north of the Earth's equatorial plane. It crosses the Atlantic Ocean, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Southeast Asia, the Pacific Ocean and South America. The 1st parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 1 degree south of the Earth's equatorial plane. It crosses the Atlantic Ocean, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Southeast Asia, Australasia, the Pacific Ocean and South America.
The Indian Ocean plays a large role in the creation of monsoons in South Asia. As summer heats up the area, wet winds from the Indian Ocean rush towards low pressure areas created by the hot summer. Monsoons usually begin around June 1st. Towards the end of September the direction of the wind changes, and monsoons move towards the ocean.