The latitude and longitude of British Indian Ocean Territory is:

6° 0' 0" S / 71° 30' 0" E

British Indian Ocean Territory

Abbreviation: IO
ISO 3166-1 alpha-3 code: IOT
Continent: Asia
Latitude: -6
Longitude: 71.5

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Time zone at the center of British Indian Ocean Territory: Indian/Chagos
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Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +6 hours

The current time and date at the center of British Indian Ocean Territory is 10:25 AM on Thursday, July 9, 2020.

Map of British Indian Ocean Territory

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