Description: The Physical map of United States of America showing major geographical features such as rivers, lakes, topography and land formations.
America measures up to 9.85 million kilometres square and is the third largest country as far as land area is concerned. USA and Canada share their land border to the north and with Mexico to the south. The Pacific Ocean lies to the west, whereas the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico lie towards the east and southeast respectively.
Alaska being the top most state on the map is separated from the rest of the states by Canada. The Atlantic face of the country drives inward and has two very important ranges called the Piedmont and Appalachians.
Further inland is where people can find the fourth largest river system called the Mississippi- Missouri River. The Rockies are another mountain range which encircles the deserts of Mojave and Chihuahua.
The highest point of the country can be found in the form Mount McKinley in Alaska and the lowest point is just 130 kilometres away which is the state of California.
The Great Lakes are a system of 5 lakes which link the Atlantic Ocean via the St. Lawrence River. The lakes are: Lake Michigan, Lake Huron, Lake Superior, Lake Ontario and Lake Erie. Together they form the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world.
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