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Where in Africa is Lesotho?

Kingdom of Lesotho

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A map showing the location of the Kingdom of Lesotho in Africa.
Image: © Alistair Boddy-Evans. Used with Permission

Kingdom of Lesotho

  • Location: Southern Africa, an enclave of South Africa
  • Geographic coordinates: 29° 30' S, 28° 30' E
  • Area: total – 30,355 sq km, land – 30,355 sq km, water – 0 sq km
  • Land boundaries: total – 909 km
  • Border countries: South Africa 909 km
  • Coastline: none
  • Note: Landlocked, completely surrounded by South Africa; mountainous, more than 80% of the country is 1,800 meters above sea level

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