India is bounded by the Arabian Sea on its west and south west and the Bay of Bengal on its east and south east and the Himalayan Mountain ranges borders the country on its north.
Which ocean lies in the east of Odisha?
Odisha is located in the eastern part of the Indian peninsula and the Bay of Bengal lies to its East while Chhattisgarh shares its border in the west and north-west.
Which ocean lies to the north south and east of the continent of Asia?
Asia is bounded by the Arctic Ocean to the north, the Pacific Ocean to the east, the Indian Ocean to the south, the Red Sea (as well as the inland seas of the Atlantic Ocean—the Mediterranean and the Black) to the southwest, and Europe to the west.
Why is an ocean named after India?
The Indian Ocean is named after India because of its strategic location at the head of the ocean from ancient times and its long coastline which is longer than any other country in the Indian Ocean rim.
Which ocean lies to the south of Indian?
1.8 Geographical India: India is a vast country in the Southern portion of Asia which is bound by Indian Ocean on its south, Arabian Sea on its west and Bay of Bengal on its east and borders Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, China and Bangladesh on its north, northwest, northeast and east.
Is Pacific Ocean lies in the south of India?
It has an average depth of 13,215 feet (4,028 meters). The Pacific Ocean is important to geography not only because of its size but also because it has been a major historical route of exploration and migration. Therefore, ocean which lies to the south of Asia is the Indian ocean. Option D , is the correct answer.