Description: The physical map of United Kingdom showing major geographical features like elevations, mountain ranges, ocean, seas, lakes, plateaus, peninsulas, rivers, plains, landforms and other topographic features.
United Kingdom or Britain consists of The United Kingdom
of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and many smaller
With an area of 243,610 square kilometres, it is located on the European mainland‘s north western coast and is the 11th largest country. It shares a land border only with Northern Ireland. With the English Channel in the south and the North Sea in the east, it is surrounded by Atlantic Ocean from all sides.
The major part of the British Isles archipelago is occupied by it. It has a coastline of 17,820 km long. Between Britain and Ireland lies the Irish Sea. North Channel and Irish Sea divides the Northern Ireland from rest of the Britain.
The Thames, Tyne, Tweed, the Humber, Severn, Tees, Exe, Avon and Mersey are main rivers. Scafell Pike 978 metres in the Lake District is the highest peak of England. British Isles’ highest point is Ben Nevis at 1,343 metres.
SlieveDonard in the Mourne Mountains at 852 metres is the highest peak in Northern Ireland. English Channel lies between the coast of France and the south coast of Britain. England consists of low land terrain, Scotland consists of highlands with number of islands and Wales is a mountainous region.
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