What is the Latitude and Longitude on India? Can you also give me some more information on this incredible country?
Latitude of India is:20 and Longitude of India is: 77
The name 'India' brings to our minds so many colors that exemplify the rich culture of this incredible land. India is a land diverse religions, languages and traditions. The tenth largest economy in the world is fast becoming an Industrial hub for the modern world. It also boasts of being the biggest democracy in the world.
Located at the geographical coordinates of 20 North and 77 East, India is the seventh largest country in the world with a total area of 3,287,263 square kilometers closely followed by Argentina. With a population of a staggering 1,210,193,422, India is second most populous nation on the planet after China.
World's highest mountain, the Himalayas border India in the north and northeast. India is located on the Indian tectonic plate. Lakshadweep and Andaman and Nicobar Islands are the two archipelagos of India. The two largest and the most significant rivers that drain many parts of India are Ganga and Brahmaputra. India has diverse climatic conditions because of the different latitudes. Tropical, continental, maritime, all the weather conditions are found in India as we move to different regions.
Ranked fourth in terms of purchasing power parity, India is one of the rapidly growing economies in the world. It has also become technological hub for the world.
Some of the landmarks in India that attract tourists all over the world include Taj Mahal, Qutub Minar and so many other ancient monuments and buildings. The stunningly scenic and beautiful capital of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar, located in northernmost India, also draws a large number of tourists to this country.
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