Description: The Physical Map of North Korea showing major geographical features like elevations, mountain ranges, deserts, ocean, seas, lakes, plateaus, peninsulas, rivers, plains, landforms and other topographic features.
With the official name as the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, North Korea is a country in East Asia. It is situated in the Korean Peninsula’s north part. To the north and north-west it shares land border with China. To the northeast, it has a border with Russia along the banks of river Tumen.
The Korean Demilitarized Zone separates North Korea from South Korea. Korean Bay and Yellow Sea lies to the west of North Korea. To its east across Japan Sea lies the Japan.
North Korea has many mountain ranges and because of this it is also called a sea in a heavy gale. Eighty percent of the country has highlands and mountains which are separated by deep valleys. In the west the coastal plains of the country are wide but in the east they are rough. The lowland plains are thus highly populated.
Baekdu Mountain is the highest point of North Korea and it is a volcanic mountain. Basalt lava plateau having elevation ranging between 1,400 and 2,744 meters separates the country from China. Kwanmobong in the Hamgyong Range having a height of approximately 2,541 metres is the highest peak in northeast part. Mount Kumgang is known for its beautiful scenery.
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