Original location of Sri Lanka
Srilanka lies just above the equator between 5° 55'N and 9° 55' N and between the eastern longitudes 79° 42' and
81° 52'. The maximum length and width of Sri Lanka is 435 km and 225 km respectively.
Total area of Sri Lanka is 65610 sq km (Land area: 64740 sq km, Water area: 870 sq km).