Indonesia Political Map
Indonesia Country Information:
Indonesia is located in southeastern Asia. It is a large group of islands bordered by many seas that lie between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean.
Indonesia Bordering Countries:
East Timor, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea
Balikpapan, Banda Aceh, Bandung, Banjarmasin, Bengkulu, Bogor, Cirebon, Denpasar, Djambi, Dumai, Garut, Jakarta, Jayapura, Kebumen, Kediri, Kendawangan, Kupang, Langsa, Lhokseumawe, Lunjuk-Besar, Malang, Manado, Manokwari, Medan, Padang, Pakanbaru, Palembang, Pati, Pekalongan, Pontian, Probolinggo, Rantauprapa, Rengal, Samarinda, Singkawang, Sintang, Sukabumi, Surabaya, Tandjungredeb, Tandjungselor, Tegal and Ujungpandang (Makassar).
Andaman Sea, Arafura Sea, Bali Sea, Banda Sea, Celebes Sea, Ceram Sea, Danau Poso Lake, Danau Ranau Lake, Danau Tempe Lake, Danau Toba Danau Towutt Lake, Flores Sea, Indian Ocean, Java Sea, Lake, Makassar Strait, Molucca Sea, Philippine Sea, Savu Sea, South China Sea, Strait of Malacca, Sulu Sea and Timor Sea.
Indonesia Natural Resources:
Indonesia has a number of metal resources which include bauxite, tin, nickel, copper, silver and gold. Petroleum, coal and natural gas are some of the important fuel resources for the country. Other resources include timber and fertile soils.
Indonesia Natural Hazards:
Indonesia has a variety of natural hazards. These include: volcanic activity; earthquakes; tsunamis; occasional floods; forest fires; severe droughts.
Indonesia Environmental Issues:
Indonesia has smoke and haze from forest fires, and air pollution in urban areas. Another environmental issue is deforestation. The country also has water pollution from sewage and industrial wastes.