Gulf of Aden

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The Gulf of Aden (Arabic: خليج عدن‎, pronounced Khalyj 'Adan; Somali: Khaleejka Cadan) is a gulf between Yemen and Somalia. In the northwest, it connects with the Red Sea through the Bab el Mandeb strait. In the southwest, it connects with the Somali Sea through the Guardafui Channel.


Coordinates: 12°32′45″N, 48°08′44″E