Interactive 3D View
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), officially the Republic of Mauritius
(French: République de Maurice
), is an island nation
in the Indian Ocean
about 2,000 kilometres (1,200 mi) off the southeast coast of the African
continent. The country includes the islands of Mauritius
[560 kilometres (350 mi) east of Mauritius], and the outer islands
, St. Brandon
and two disputed territories). The islands of Mauritius and Rodrigues form part of the Mascarene Islands
, along with nearby Réunion
, a French overseas department. The area of the country is 2,040 km2 (790 sq mi). The capital and largest city is Port Louis
The model is created at a scale of 1:300,000 with 4x vertical exaggeration. It features a built-in base, so it sits perfectly on a desk or in a frame.
Model Data Sources: ESA / Japanese Space Agency