Question: Latitude and Longitude of Netherlands
What is the Latitude and Longitude on Netherlands? Give me some more insight about this beautiful country.
Latitude of Netherlands is:52.5 and Longitude of Netherlands is: 5.75
One of the first countries of the world to have adopted the system of elected Parliament, Netherlands is also known as the Kingdom of Netherlands and is located in the North-West Europe on the Caribbean land. The geographical coordinates of Netherlands are 52.5 North and 5.75 East.
Spanned across an area of 41,848 square kilometres, Netherlands has a total population of 16,684,800 according to the 2011 estimate. The countries with which Netherlands shares its boundaries are Germany in the east, Belgium in the south and North Sea on the north and west. Amsterdam is the capital and the largest city of the country. The three major rivers of the country, River Rhine, River Waal and the River Meuse divide the country into two geographical regions. These two regions are thus culturally divided. Mount Scenery is the most elevated peak of the country at a height of 2,877 feet. The most elevated peak of Netherlands on the European mainland is Vaalserberg, located in the foothills of Ardennes Mountains. This point is at a height of 1,059 feet.
There is a little variation in the weather conditions of Netherlands throughout the year because of the moderate maritime climate. The summers are cool while the winters are mild.
Economically, Netherlands is a very strong nation and has played a key role in Europe's overall economic growth. As the 16th largest economy in the world, Netherlands has strong trading ties with U.K and Germany. Amsterdam is the financial hub of the country.
The rich culture of Netherlands has been witness to some historic painters and writers in the past. Some of the most fascinating architectural marvels in the country have inspired architects around the globe.
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