: Africa is the second-largest of the seven continents on Earth.
Africa is bounded by the Atlantic Ocean on the west, the Indian Ocean on the east, the Mediterranean Sea
on the north, and the Red Sea on the northeast.
: Africa's largest lake is Lake Victoria. Other large lakes in Africa are Lake Tanganyika, Lake Malawi, and Lake Chad.
: The longest river in Africa is the Nile River. Other long rivers in Africa include the Congo River, the Niger River and the Zambezi River.
: Africa has many vast deserts, including the largest desert, Sahara.
Other deserts in Africa include Kalahari desert, Namib desert, Libyan desert, Nubian desrt.
: Atlas, Hoggar, Tibesti, Darfur, Ethiopian highlands, Drakensberge.