Where is Bouvet Island?

Located in the South Atlantic Ocean, Bouvet Island is an island nation.The country is not currently involved in any territory disputes.

Bouvet Island is an Antarctican country covering 49.00 km2. This makes it the 13th smallest region in the world and around 55 times smaller than Rhode Island. Its geographic coordinates are 54 26 S, 3 24 E

The Bouvet Islands are named after the French naval officer Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet.

Its ISO code is BV.

The currency of Bouvet Island is the Krone (NOK).

Geography

Bouvet Island has a mean elevation of 0 m above sea level. Its lowest elevation is South Atlantic Ocean. Its highest elevation is Olav Peak which is 935m above tall.

It has an antarctic climate. Its terrain is volcanic with a hostile coast.

This page was last modified on September 6th, 2017