Question: Latitude and Longitude of Spain
What is the Latitude and Longitude on Spain? I would also like to know a little more about this stunning country.
Latitude of Spain is:40 and Longitude of Spain is: -4
One of the most developed countries in the world with a large economy, Spain, officially known as the kingdom of Spain, is located in the southwestern Europe. Spain has a very important historical significance as it has been home to many explorers and huge empires of the past, who have colonized countries all over the world.
Spain is placed on the Iberian Peninsula and at the geographical coordinates of 40 North and 4 West. It is spanned over an area of 504,030 square kilometres making it the 52nd largest country in the world followed by Turkmenistan. The population of 46,030,109 according to 2010 census makes it the 27th most populous nation the world. Spain shares its boundary with in the northwest and west by Atlantic Ocean and Portugal, France, Bay of Biscay and Andorra in the north and Mediterranean Sea and British overseas territory of Gibraltar in the south and east. Madrid is the capital and the largest city of Spain.
The geography of the mainland Spain is dominated by mountains. Some of the highest mountain ranges include Sierra Morena, Tiede, Sisterna iberico and the most significant of all, the Pyrennes.
Spain has a capitalist and a prosperous economy with an extremely low unemployment rate. The education system though is pretty low in standard as compared to other developed countries. Tourism industry is Spain is has emerged to be the second biggest in the world. Tourists love to flock the country to witness the spectacular landscapes of the Bossost in Lieda, El Sardinero beach, the lovely city of Madrid and much more.
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