Atlantic Ocean

The Atlantic Ocean is the world's second largest ocean. With a total area of about 106,400,000 square kilometres (41,100,000 sq mi), it covers approximately 20 percent of the Earth's surface and about 29 percent of its water surface area. It borders Ireland on the west coast.

Bordering countiesEdit

Bordering countries and territoriesEdit

The states (territories in italics) with a coastline on the Atlantic Ocean (excluding the Black, Baltic and Mediterranean Seas) are:


  • Flag of Azores.png Azores
  • Flag of Belguim.png Belguim
  • Flag of Denmark.png Denmark
  • Flag of Faroe Islands.png Faroe Islands
  • Flag of France.png France
  • Flag of Germany.png Germany
  • Flag of Geurnsey.png Guernsey
  • 125px-Flag of Iceland.png Iceland
  • Republic of Ireland Ireland
  • Flag of Isle of Man.png Isle of Man
  • Flag of Jersey.png Jersey
  • Flag of Netherlands.png Netherlands
  • Flag of Norway.png Norway
  • Flag of Portugal.png Portugal
  • Flag of Spain.png Spain
  • Flag of Sweden.png Sweden
  • United Kingdom United Kingdom


  • Flag of Angola.png Angola
  • Flag of Benin.png Benin
  • Flag of Bouvet Island.png Bouvet Island
  • Flag of Cameroon.png Cameroon
  • Flag of Canary Islands.png Canary Islands
  • Flag of Cape Verde.png Cape Verde
  • Flag of Democratic Republic of the Congo.png Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Flag of Equatorial Guinea.png Equatorial Guinea
  • Flag of Gabon.png Gabon
  • Flag of Gambia.png Gambia
  • Flag of Ghana.png Ghana
  • Flag of Guinea.png Guinea
  • Flag of GuineaBissau.png Guinea-Bissau
  • Flag of Ivory Coast.png Ivory Coast
  • Flag of Liberia.png Liberia
  • Flag of Madeira.png Madeira
  • Flag of Mauritania.png Mauritania
  • Flag of Morocco.png Morocco
  • Flag of Namibia.png Namibia
  • Flag of Nigeria.png Nigeria
  • Flag of Republic of the Congo.png Republic of the Congo
  • Flag of Saint Helena Ascension and Tristan da Cunha.png Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
  • Flag of São Tomé and Príncipe.png São Tomé and Príncipe
  • Flag of Senegal.png Senegal
  • Flag of Sierra Leone.png Sierra Leone
  • Flag of South Africa.png South Africa
  • Flag of Togo.png Togo
  • Flag of Western Sahara.png Western Sahara

South AmericaEdit

  • Flag of Argentina.png Argentina
  • Flag of Brazil.png Brazil
  • Flag of Chile.png Chile
  • Flag of Columbia.png Columbia
  • Flag of Falkland Islands.png Falkland Islands
  • Flag of French Guiana.png French Guiana
  • Flag of Guyana.png Guyana
  • Flag of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands.png South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
  • Flag of Suriname.png Suriname
  • Flag of Uraguay.png Uruguay
  • Flag of Venezuela.png Venezuela


  • Flag of Anguilla.png Anguilla
  • Flag of Antigua and Barbuda.png Antigua and Barbuda
  • Flag of Aruba.png Aruba
  • Flag of Bahamas.png Bahamas
  • Flag of Barbados.png Barbados
  • Flag of Bonaire.png Bonaire
  • Flag of British Virgin Islands.png British Virgin Islands
  • Flag of Cayman Islands.png Cayman Islands
  • Flag of Cuba.png Cuba
  • Flag of Curaçao.png Curaçao
  • Flag of Dominica.png Dominica
  • Flag of Dominican Republic.png Dominican Republic
  • Flag of Guadeloupe.png Guadeloupe
  • Flag of Grenada.png Grenada
  • Flag of Haiti.png Haiti
  • Flag of Jamaica.png Jamaica
  • Flag of Martinique.png Martinique
  • Flag of Montserrat.png Montserrat
  • Flag of Saba.png Saba
  • Flag of Puerto Rico.png Puerto Rico
  • Flag of Saint Barthélemy.png Saint Barthélemy
  • Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis.png Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Flag of Saint Lucia.png Saint Lucia
  • Flag of Sint Maarten.png Sint Maarten
  • Flag of Saint Martin.png Saint Martin
  • Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.png Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Flag of Sint Eustatius.png Sint Eustatius
  • Flag of Trinidad and Tobago.png Trinidad and Tobago
  • Flag of Turks and Caicos Islands.png Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Flag of United States Virgin Islands.png United States Virgin Islands

Central and North AmericaEdit

  • Flag of Belize.png Belize
  • Flag of Bermuda.png Bermuda
  • Flag of Canada.png Canada
  • Flag of Costa Rica.png Costa Rica
  • Flag of Greenland.png Greenland
  • Flag of Guatemala.png Guatemala
  • Flag of Honduras.png Honduras
  • Flag of Mexico.png Mexico
  • Flag of Nicaragua.png Nicaragua
  • Flag of Panama.png Panama
  • Flag of Saint Pierre and Miquelon.png Saint Pierre and Miquelon
  • Flag of United States.png United States
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