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Description: The Physical map of West Virginia showing major geographical features such as rivers, lakes, topography and land formations.

West Virginia State Facts and Brief Information...

West Virginia is a U.S. state found in the Appalachian locale of the Southern United States. It is flanked by Virginia to the southeast, Kentucky to the southwest, Ohio to the northwest, Pennsylvania to the north (and, marginally, east), and Maryland to the northeast.

Placed in the Appalachian Mountain range, West Virginia covers a zone of 24,229.76 square miles, with 24,077.73 square miles of area and 152.03 square miles of water, making it the 41st-biggest state in the United States. West Virginia shares the borders with Pennsylvania and Maryland in the northeast, Virginia in the southeast, Ohio in the northwest, and Kentucky in the southwest. Its longest outskirt is with Virginia at 381 miles, emulated by Ohio at 243 miles, Maryland 174 miles, Pennsylvania 118 miles and Kentucky at 79 miles.

On the eastern state line with Virginia, high tops in the Monongahela National Forest district offer climb to an island of colder atmosphere and biological communities like those of northern New England and eastern Canada. The most elevated point in the state is on Spruce Knob, at 4,863 ft and is secured in a boreal timberland of thick spruce trees at elevations over 4,000 feet (1,200 m). Spruce Knob exists in the Monongahela National Forest and is a piece of the Spruce Knob-Seneca Rocks National Recreation Area.

Counties and Road Map of West Virginia
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