Located in the horn of Africa in eastern Africa, this 1,104,300 sq km landlocked country has a diversity of terrains and climate. The predominant terrain is high platea with central mountain range divided by Great Rift Valley. The climate is mostly tropical monsoon with wide topographic-induced variation.
Ethiopia is divided into nine regions. The Komame is situated in the Afar Region. Afar is located to the NorthEast of Ethiopia in the African Continent. Each region is divided into zones. Afar is divided into five zones. Komame is located in zone five.
The Afar region is located to the northeastern part of Ethiopia. The Afar depression, also known as the Danakil depression, forms the northern part of the region and is largely desert scrubland with shallow salty lakes and long chains of volcanoes.
Afar is the lowest point on earth, much of it being below sea level. Afar is one of the hottest places on Earth with temperatures topping 50 degrees centigrade in summer.