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🇲🇺 Mauritius

Country located in Eastern Africa

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Comprehensive data for Mauritius
Country NameMauritius
Country Name (Local)Maurice
Country Flag🇲🇺
Country Area2040 km2
Country Code (ISO 3166-1)MU
RegionEastern Africa
Capital NamePort Louis
Capital Latitude-20.16194
Capital Longitude57.49889
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The currency used for the locale code is Mauritian Rupee.

Currency information for Mauritius and locale
Currency NameMauritian Rupee
Currency Name (Local)Mauritian rupee
Currency CodeMUR
Currency Symbol
Currency Numeric480
Currency Subunit Value100
Currency Subunit NameCents

Languages Spoken


Mauritius has one timezone with UTC offset UTC+04:00.



Mauritius 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 Mauritius.Mauritius is located in Eastern Africa continent. The country area is 2040 km2, and the capital city is Port Louis (-20.16194, 57.49889). Some of the neighboring countries are , and the country is not landlocked. Some of the timezones in Mauritius are UTC+04:00. The currency used in Mauritius is Mauritian rupee (MUR). People in Mauritius speak mostly English. Mauritius is part of the Eastern Africa region.