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Bay of Bengal location map

Bay of Bengal

Between the east coast of India and Sri Lanka on the left and the Andaman and Nicobar islands and Myanmar on the right lies the Bay of Bengal. At the north end the delta of the Brahmaputra River can be seen. In the far background the Himalaya mountain range.

View: Bay of Bengal
Location: Lon 91.029°
Lat -6.784°
Altitude: 2829 km
Direction: 348°
Camera Angle: 38°
User Rating: 2.7
Location Map:    Visible Topography
Bay of Bengal location map
Bay of Bengal

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The Himalaya
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Visitor comments:

by TC Gopalakrishnan from India posted on Wed Sep 13 2017 15:24:00
The pictures of India from space look fantastic. They evoke deep feelings for our country and for the whole world - Lokah Samastha Sukhino Bhavanthu! Spirituality is all about looking at things from a great height. Thanks for uploading the pictures.
by drprad from India posted on Tue Jan 11 2011 13:23:20
This is a reasonably good elevation of the terrain including both the indian peninsula and srilanka. While it brings out the tectonic contact between the eurasian plate and the indian plate, the relatiely later climatic divide ob both sides of the western ghats is standing out.
by somu from India posted on Mon Jan 5 2009 07:52:23
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