Have you ever wondered where are the Falkland islands? They are located between 57 ° 49 ° W and 5 ° 42 ° S latitude in the Atlantic Ocean. Has the coastline of 1288 km. The archipelago consists of two large islands – East Falkland (Soledad) with an area of 5300 km2 and West Falkland (Gran Malvina) area of 6700 km2, and about 200 of dependent small islands. East and West Falkland are separated by a narrow strait in between their highly indented coastline.
Falkland Islands are a hilly area. The highest point – Mount Adam (706 m) is on West Falkland.