Description: The physical map of Moldova showing major geographical features like elevations, lakes, plateaus, peninsulas, rivers, plains, landforms and other topographic features.
Moldova is a small country located in the southeastern part of the European Continent. The country lies between north latitude 47 degrees and east longitude 29 degrees.
The total area covered by the country is 33851 square kilometers out of which 32891 square kilometers is land and the rest is water. The country is landlocked and hence has no coastlines.
Most of the country falls between the areas covered by its two major rivers called the Prut and Dniester. The latter runs in the eastern part of the country whereas the former runs along the west. The Danube River touches the southernmost tip of the country.
The lowest point of the country lies 2 meters under the Nistru River. Balanesti Hill is the highest natural peak and measures in at 430 meters above sea level. Most of the country’s area is filed with plateaus and hills which are cut at many points by the numerous rivers and streams present.
The Carpathian Mountains run into Moldova and become the Moldovian Plateau. The northern part of the country is dominated by the Dniester Hills which are divided into the Moldovian Hills and the Dniester Ridge. The Moldovian Plain is divided into Balti Steppe and Middle Prut Valley which is full of forests.
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