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Gulf of Aden

a gulf between the Horn of Africa and Yemen in the Arabian Peninsula

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.

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Coordinates: 12°32′45″N, 48°08′44″E