Is Europe bordered by the Indian Ocean?

Europe is bordered to the north by the Arctic Ocean, to the west by the Atlantic Ocean, to the south by the Mediterranean Sea, and to the east by the Ural Mountains. Oceania is bordered by the Pacific and Indian Ocean on either side. Antarctica is the most remote continent and it is permanently covered with ice.

What ocean is Europe bordered by?

A peninsula is a piece of land surrounded by water on three sides. Europe is a peninsula of the Eurasian supercontinent and is bordered by the Arctic Ocean to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the west, and the Mediterranean, Black, and Caspian Seas to the south.

Why is an ocean named after India?

Complete answer:

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 is the largest ocean island in India?

The largest island in the Indian Ocean is?

  • Madagascar.
  • Sri Lanka.
  • Sumatra.
  • Maldives.

What two continents are near Antarctica?

South America is the closest continent to Antarctica. The closest point of South America is shared by Argentina and Chile. The Argentinian station Vice Comodoro Marambio is on the tip of the Antarctic Peninsula.

Which countries have 2 oceans?

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Continent Country Oceans
North America Nicaragua 2
North America Costa Rica 2
North America & South America Panama 2
South America Colombia 2