Description: The Physical Map of Guinea showing major geographical features like elevations, mountain ranges, deserts, Ocean, lakes, plateaus, peninsulas, rivers, plains, landforms and other topographic features.
Guinea is a country located on the west coast of Africa. The country lies between 11 degrees north latitude and 10 degrees west longitude. The total area taken up by the country measures in at 245857 square kilometers, all of which is land. The country borders the North Atlantic Ocean to the west. The country has a coastline which extends till 320 kilometers.
The country can be divided into 4 ecological zones: the lower guinea which sports a strip of low lying land which runs north to south across the entire country; The Guinea Forest; Middle Guinea Highlands and the Northern Savanna or Upper Guinea.
The country has the origins of almost 25 African rivers including the Gambia, Senegal and Niger. All the river draining near Guinea empty into the North Atlantic Ocean. The Three tributaries of the Senegal River which flow through the nation are: Bakoy, Bafing and Faleme. Other important rivers are the Gambia, Mongo and Lofa.
The country's highest peak is known as Mount Nimba and it measures in at 5748 feet above sea level. The country's terrain is mostly flat near the coasts and the interiors are hilly and steep. The lowest point rests at the surface of the Atlantic Ocean.
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