Description: The Physical Map of Honduras showing major geographical features like elevations, mountain ranges, gulf, sea, lakes, plateaus, peninsulas, rivers, plains, landforms and other topographic features.
Honduras is a country located in Central America. The country shares a coastline with the Caribbean Sea to the North and Northeast and a coastline with the North Pacific Ocean to the South and Southwest. It is the second largest country in Central America with an area of 110,000 square kilometers. The coastline with the Caribbean Sea is 700 kilometers long and the one with the Gulf of Fonseca is 153 kilometers in length.
The country lies between north latitude 14.1 degrees
and west longitude 87.2 degrees.
112,492 square kilometers of the total area is land and only 200 square kilometers is taken up by water bodies. The highest point in the country is known as Cerro Las Minas which is 2,870 meters tall whereas the lowest point is on the mea sea level on the Caribbean Sea. The country has highlands in the center with low lying coastal plains towards both the coasts. The Eastern and Western Cordilleras run through the country before blending in with the ranges in Guatemala.
The valley of the Rio Ulna is the largest in the country. The Ulua is 400 kilometers long and also the longest river in the country. Other important rivers include the Choluteca, Lempa and Coco rivers.
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