Question: Latitude and Longitude of Honduras
What is the Latitude and Longitude on Honduras?
Latitude of Honduras is:15 and Longitude of Honduras is: -86.5
Ruled by Spanish for centuries, Honduras achieved independence in 1821. Land of many distinct cultures, Honduras is a Central American country. This country is located at the geographical coordinates of 15 North and 86.5 South.
The total area to which Honduras is spread is 112,492° square kilometers and a population of 8,249,574° people lives in the country. Tegucigalpa is the capital of Honduras. Honduras shares its border with Gulf of Fonseca at the south, Gulf of Honduras at the north, Guatemala in the west and Nicaragua in the southeast. Caribbean waters flow along the Honduras on the north coast.
Honduras is a mountainous country. The lowland Sula valley is home to a large population. Rivers like Coco, Agun and Ula are the major rivers in the country. Going in the interiors, Lake Yojoa and Caratasca Lagoon make for some delightful sights. While Caratasca Lagoon is located along the coastal area, Lake Yojoa is a mountainous lake. The lowlands in Honduras are occupied to a large extent by tropical rainforests. Some of the animals found in the forests on mountains and lowlands are crocodiles, alligators, dear and several others.
Agriculture is the mainstay of Honduras' economy. Though Honduras is also known for its resources like Gold, copper and Zinc found in the mines. The education system in Honduras is also in healthy state as more than 83% of population is literate.
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