The state of Malacca covers about 1.3% of the total area of Malaysia. It consists of the three districts of Melaka Tengah (314 sq km), Alor Gajah (660 km ²), Jasin (676 kilometers).
Malacca is located on the southwestern coast of the Malay Peninsula on the Strait of Malacca , about 148 km south of Kuala Lumpur and is bordered to the north of Negeri Sembilan and the east Johor . The capital of the state of Malacca is almost exactly halfway between the capital cities of Malaysia and Singapore . Also at Malacca, the island is Pulau Besar .