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An island of approx. 65,610 sq lands: 64,740 sq km water: 870 sq km. Sri Lanka lies in the Indian Ocean off the southern tip of the coast of India. It lies between 5° 55' and 9°55' north of the equator and between the eastern longitudes 79° 42' and 81° 52'. Lowest point is Indian Ocean 0 m and highest point is Pidurutalagala 2,524. The coastline gives way to lowland plains, growing rice and coconut. In the mid country Rubber vies the gems, while green carpets of tea clothe the central mountain ranges reaching heights of some 2,432 meters.
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