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Village near Mount Tenakourou, with 747 m the highest point in Burkina Faso.
Image: Sylvain Crouzillat (Croucrou)

Satellite View and Map of Burkina Faso using Google Earth Data

Burkina Faso Coat of ArmsSatellite view is showing, Burkina Faso, until 1984 known as Upper Volta, a landlocked country in the Sahel of Western Africa.

With an area of 274,222 km² Burkina is more than twice the size of Greece or slightly larger than the U.S. state of Colorado. The country is mostly flat, highest point of Burkina is a hill named Mount Tena Kourou (747 m). The main rivers in the country are the Black Volta, the Red Volta and the White Volta River, all tributaries to the Volta River in Ghana.

Burkina Faso has a population of 15.7 million (in 2010); capital city is Ouagadougou. Spoken languages are French (official), and indigenous languages of the Sudanic family.

Countries with international borders to Burkina Faso are Benin, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Niger, and Togo.

The map shows Burkina Faso with national parks, game reserves, cities and towns, expressways, main roads and streets.

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Local Time Burkina Faso:
Wednsday-April-17  03:58  
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