Gabon Bordering Countries: Cameroon
, Equatorial Guinea
, Republic of the Congo
Regional Maps: Map of Africa
, World Map
Where is Gabon?
Gabon Satellite Image
Gabon is located in western Afirca. Gabon is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, Equatorial Guinea and Cameroon to the north, and the Republic of the Congo to the east and south.
Google Earth is a free program from Google that allows you to explore satellite images showing the cities and landscapes of Gabon and all of Africa in fantastic detail. It works on your desktop computer, tablet, or mobile phone. The images in many areas are detailed enough that you can see houses, vehicles and even people on a city street. Google Earth is free and easy-to-use.
Gabon is one of nearly 200 countries illustrated on our Blue Ocean Laminated Map of the World. This map shows a combination of political and physical features. It includes country boundaries, major cities, major mountains in shaded relief, ocean depth in blue color gradient, along with many other features. This is a great map for students, schools, offices and anywhere that a nice map of the world is needed for education, display or decor.
If you are interested in Gabon and the geography of Africa our large laminated map of Africa might be just what you need. It is a large political map of Africa that also shows many of the continent's physical features in color or shaded relief. Major lakes, rivers,cities, roads, country boundaries, coastlines and surrounding islands are all shown on the map.
Abenilanag, Agouma, Angouma, Assok Ngoum, Batanga, Belinga, Bifoum, Bitam, Bongo, Cocobeach, Esson, Eteke, Fougamou, Franceville, Gamba, Iguela, Kango, Koulamoutou, Loumameyong, Lambarene, Lara, Lastoursville, Lekei, Libreville, Makok, Makokou, Mayumba, Mbigou, Medouneu, Mekambo, Mimongo, Minvoul, Moabi, Moanda, Mouila, Mounana, Ndende, Ndjole, Obili, Okongja, Omboue, Oyem, Port Gentil, Sette Cama, Ste. Marie and Tchibanga.
Atlantic Ocea, Ayina River, Baie de Mondah, Djadie River, Golfe d'Olinde, Ivindo River, Lagune Ndogo, Ngoun River, Nyanga River and Ogooue River.
Gabon Natural Resources:
The fuel resources of Gabon include petroleum, natural gas, hydropower and uranium. The country's metallic resources consist of niobium, iron ore, manganese and gold. Other important resources include timber and diamonds.
Gabon Natural Hazards:
There are no natural hazards listed in CIA - The World Factbook for Gabon.
Gabon Environmental Issues:
The country of Gabon, in western Africa, has environmental issues which include deforestation and poaching.
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