Hi, give me some data on the Latitude and Longitude on Lesotho?
Latitude of Lesotho is:-29.5 and Longitude of Lesotho is: 28.5
A member of Commonwealth of Nations, Lesotho is a constitutional monarchy. Surrounded by South Africa, Lesotho is spanned over an area of 30,355 square kilometres. It is located on the geographical coordinates of 29.5 South and 28.5 East. The estimated population of Lesotho according to 2009 census is 2,067,000.
A distinct feature of Lesotho is that it is the only country in the world that is placed entirely above the elevation of 1400 metres, and that is the lowest point in the country. Lesotho is entirely landlocked. It is a mountainous country and some of the mountain ranges in the country include the Drakensberg Mountain and the Maloti Mountain. The mountain range of Thabana Ntlenyana has the most elevated peak of Lesotho at a height of 11,424 metres. The rivers of the country are very important for its exports, which generate large revenues for its economy. Some of the major rivers of Lesotho are the Orange River and the Caledon River.
The weather in Lesotho remains cold throughout the year which is quite evident from its high alatitudes. In the mountainous regions, the temperature may plummet down to as low as ?18 C while in the lowlands it goes down till ?4 C.
The people of Lesotho enjoy a high literacy late of 85% due to a taut education system. Musical instruments like Lekolulo, Setolo-tolo and Thomo are quite popular among the inhabitants of the country.
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