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The Comoros is a volcanic archipelago
The Comoros is a volcanic archipelago

The Comoros

The Comoros is a volcanic archipelago off Africa’s east coast, in the warm Indian Ocean waters of the Mozambique Channel.

COMOROS

Africa

COMOROS

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    Capital:Moroni

    Location:Southern Africa, group of islands at the northern mouth of the Mozambique Channel, about two-thirds of the way between northern Madagascar and northern Mozambique

    Currency:Comoran francs (KMF)

    Area:2,235 sq km

    Population:864,335 (July 2021 est.)

    Languages:Arabic (official), French (official), Shikomoro (official; a blend of Swahili and Arabic) (Comorian)

    Religion:Sunni Muslim 98%, other (including Shia Muslim, Roman Catholic, Jehovah's Witness, Protestant) 2%

    TimeZone:UTC+3

    Tel Code:+269

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