Indian Ocean facts Selected as the most interesting among seas related questions in Seas quiz In what ocean is Sri Lanka?Indian Ocean. Sri Lanka is a large island and a country in the Indian Ocean. The Palk Strait which separates Sri Lanka from India is very shallow and non-navigable. According to Hindu legends, it was passable on foot up to 1480 AD.Created by: globalquiz.orgSri Lanka facts » In what ocean is Mauritius?Indian Ocean. Mauritius is an island and a country in the Indian Ocean. It was the largest uninhabited island colonized by the Europeans in the Indian Ocean.Created by: globalquiz.orgoceans facts » In what ocean are the Nicobar Islands?Indian Ocean. The Nicobar Islands are located between India and Thailand. The islands were colonised by the Danish East India Company in 1754 and sold to Britain in 1864. Then, the islands were made a part of British India. Created by: globalquiz.orgIndia facts » In what ocean is Seychelles?Indian Ocean. Seychelles is a group of islands and a sovereign country in the Indian Ocean, near Comoros and Mauritius.Created by: globalquiz.orgislands facts » In what ocean is Zanzibar?Indian Ocean. Zanzibar is an island 30 km off the eastern coast of Africa. It is a part of Tanzania.Created by: globalquiz.orgseas facts » In what ocean are the Maldives?Indian Ocean. The Maldives is a group of islands and a sovereign country in the Indian Ocean, south of India.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography facts » Play seas quiz and see all the questions.