Description: The Physical Map of Austria showing major geographical features like elevations, mountain ranges, lakes, plateaus, peninsulas, rivers, plains, landforms and other topographic features.
The Republic of Austria is a country located in the centre of the European Continent. The Czech Republic and Germany border the country to the north whereas the southern lines are shared with Slovenia and Italy.
The eastern borders are shared with Hungary and Slovakia meanwhile the western borders are common with Switzerland and Liechtenstein. The total land area covered sums up to be 83855 square kilometres. Lying within the Alps mountain range, the country is quite elevated and only 32% of the country is located at a height below 500 metres.
The highest point in the country is located at a height of 3798 metres and is called mount Grobglockner. Close behind is mount Wildspitze which is 3772 meters tall.
The central, northern limestone and southern limestone Alps are all majorly located in Austria. Latitudes 46 and 49 degrees north, together with longitudes 9 and 18 degrees east envelope the whole country.
More than 60% of the total land area is covered by the Eastern Alps. Danube is the longest river in the country which empties itself into the Black Sea and is closely followed by the Drava River. The Neusiedler Lake is a large and popular lake in the eastern side of the country near Slovakia and Hungary.
Political Map of Austria
Physical map and map image of Austria.
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Road map and map image of Austria.
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