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🇲🇬 Madagascar

Country located in Eastern Africa

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Comprehensive data for Madagascar
Country NameMadagascar
Country Name (Local)Madagasikara/Madagascar
Country Flag🇲🇬
Country Area587041 km2
Country Code (ISO 3166-1)MG
RegionEastern Africa
Capital NameAntananarivo
Capital Latitude-18.91368
Capital Longitude47.53613
Postal Code Format###
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The currency used for the locale code is Malagasy Ariary.

Currency details for Madagascar
Currency NameMalagasy Ariary
Currency Name (Local)Malagasy ariary
Currency CodeMGA
Currency SymbolAr
Currency Numeric
Currency Subunit Value5
Currency Subunit NameIraimbilanja

Languages Spoken

Madagascar speaks 2 languages.


Madagascar has one timezone with UTC offset UTC+03:00.



Madagascar is an island country and it's not landlocked.

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What country is 🇲🇬?

People often ask which country uses 🇲🇬 emoji flag. The answer is Madagascar.Madagascar is located in Eastern Africa continent. The country area is 587041 km2, and the capital city is Antananarivo (-18.91368, 47.53613). Some of the neighboring countries are , and the country is not landlocked. Some of the timezones in Madagascar are UTC+03:00. The currency used in Madagascar is Malagasy ariary (MGA). People in Madagascar speak mostly French, Malagasy. Madagascar is part of the Eastern Africa region.