Maldives LOCATION and Coordinates
Maldives are located astride the Equator, in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres.
700 Km (435 mi) South-West of Sri Lanka and 400 Km (250 mi) South-West of India.
Coordinates : 3°15 N 73°00 ESuperficy : 90,000 square kilometres.
Length and Width :
– North to South : app. 820 km (512 mi)
– East to West : between 80 km and 120 km ( 50 to 75 mi)Yes, Maldives are located just south of India. India and Maldives have also very close relations in military, economics and culture.