Atlantic Ocean, body of salt water covering approximately one-fifth of Earth’s surface and separating the continents of Europe and Africa to the east from those of North and South America to the west.
What is the name of the body of water between Europe and Africa?
The Strait of Gibraltar is a narrow waterway separating the Atlantic Ocean (bottom left) from the Mediterranean Sea (top right). This 13-kilometer-wide waterway also separates Europe and Africa, with Spain and Gibraltar on the left and Morocco on the right.
What body of water is located between the Americas and Europe?
The Atlantic Ocean lies between North and South America on the west and Europe and Africa on the east.
What is the name of the body of water that is the border between Africa and Spain?
Strait of Gibraltar, Latin Fretum Herculeum, channel connecting the Mediterranean Sea with the Atlantic Ocean, lying between southernmost Spain and northwesternmost Africa. It is 36 miles (58 km) long and narrows to 8 miles (13 km) in width between Point Marroquí (Spain) and Point Cires (Morocco).
Which sea separates Asia from Africa?
The Isthmus of Suez in eastern Egypt connects the continents of Africa and Asia, and separates the Mediterranean and Red Seas.
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|open ocean||noun||area of the ocean that does not border land.|
|outpost||noun||settlement or station located in a remote area.|
What African country is closest to Italy?
What is tunisia? Definition: African country closest to Italian shores.