Gulf of Guinea

The Gulf of Guinea is the gulf of the Atlantic Ocean that lies west of Africa. The junction of the Equator and Prime Meridian lies in the gulf. The Gulf's oceanic boundary is the rhumb line that passes from Cape Palmas in Liberia to Cape Lopez in Gabon


Niger and the Volta are the main rivers that drain into the gulf. The Bight of Benin and the Bight of Bonny is the coast on the gulf.

Resources: This area is one of the world's top oil and gas exploration place. Therefore, the Gulf area, along with the Congo River delta and Angola may supply oil around a quarter of the United States' by 2015.

List of Seas in Atlantic Ocean

Adriatic Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Aegean Sea
Gulf of Sidra
Alboran Sea
Gulf of StLawrence
Argentine Sea
Gulf of Venezuela
Bay of Biscay
Ionian Sea
Bay of Bothnia
Labrador Sea
Bay of Campeche
Ligurian Sea