Nazareth Bank and Saya de Malha on a 1794 Samuel Dunn map section
|• Total||7,625 - 26,000 km2 (−2,414 sq mi)|
Nazareth Bank is a large submerged bank in the Indian Ocean.
It lies about 1040 km east of northern Madagascar and 280 km south of Saya de Malha Bank. The closest land is Cargados Carajos shoals, a small and remote dependency of Mauritius located 140 km to the southwest. The Nazareth Bank is part of the vast undersea Mascarene Plateau and of the Reunion hotspot track.
- Mascarene Plateau, Western Indian Ocean
- Geochronology of Basement Rocks from the Mascarene Plateau, the Chagos Bank and the Maldives Ridge
- Sources cite area figures between 7,625 and 26,000 km²
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