Tour of Africa
Africas geologic diversity
some of our top four physical features.
Madagascar is located in the indian ocean and is the fourth largest island. The Mozambique channel separates madagascar from east africa and madagascar is made up of highland plateau.
The serengeti plain extends for 100 miles east and southeast from the southeastern shore of lake victoria,It contains some of the best grasslands.The serengeti plains altitudes ranging from 3,000 to 6,000 ft and contains more than 500 species!
It's the third largest ocean in the world and the average depth to the ocean floor is 11,000 ft.The Indian Ocean extends from south Asia to Antarctica and east Africa to southeast australia,and a large rift is an extension.
Great Rift Valley
The Great Rift Valley is a geologic fault system,the valley range in elevation from 1300 ft below sea level. Erosion has leveled out much of the valley and there are clifts that are several thousand ft high.