Description: The Physical Map of Pakistan showing major geographical features like elevations, mountain ranges, deserts, seas, lakes, plateaus, peninsulas, rivers, plains, landforms and other topographic features.
Pakistan officially is called the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. It is situated in South Asia. 796,095 square kilometres is the total area of Pakistan. In terms of area Pakistan holds the 36th rank in the world. 1,046-kilometre is the total length of the coastline which it shares with Gulf of Oman in the south and the Arabian Sea.
Its bordering countries are Iran to the southwest, India to the east, China in the far northeast and Afghanistan to the west. Wakhan Corridor in the north of the Afghanistan is the separation boundary between Pakistan and Tajikistan. It also has a water border with Oman.
It is located at the crossroads of the Middle East, South Asia and Central Asia. Sindh and Punjab provinces are located on the Indian tectonic plate. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan are located on the Eurasian plate.
Azad Kashmir and Gilgit–Baltistan are on the frequent earthquake zone area because they are situated at the edge of the Indian plate. Hindu Kush, Karakoram and Pamir are the main mountain ranges and contains some of the highest mountains in the world. K2 at 8,611 metres is the second highest peak in the world and is in Pakistan. It also has Thar Desert in the east.
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