Mayotte is a small island state east of the north end of the island of
Madagascar. It has been administered by France since 1975. In 2001
Mayotte began the process to become a "department collectivity.
The map is a shaded relief map. The island to the
northeast of Mahoré is Chissioi M'Zamboro. Dzaoudzi,
the French administrative center of Mayotte is located on Ile
Pamanzi, which is linked to Mahoré by a causeway.