Question: Latitude and Longitude of Venezuela
What is the Latitude and Longitude on Venezuela?
Latitude of Venezuela is:8 and Longitude of Venezuela is: -66
The first country to have gained independence from the colonization of Spanish in 1821, Venezuela is a tropical country located in South America. Venezuela has suffered political crisis and wars within the country during the period from 19th to 20th century. The government of the country has risen and fallen during this period resulting in economic crisis as well as many riots in the country. In 1999, a new constitution was made, which is in act at present.
Venezuela is located at the geographical coordinates of 8 North and 66 West. It is spread over an area of 916,445 square kilometres that makes it the 33rd largest country in the world followed by Namibia. It is also the 40th most populous nation in the world with a population of 29,105,632 according to 2010 census. Venezuela shares its boundaries with Brazil in the south, Colombia in the west and Guyana in the east. Caracas is the capital and the largest city in the country.
Venezuela has an extensive geography characterized by lowlands, mountains, plains and Guiana Highlands. Mountains cover northern part of the country. Pico Bolívar at a height of 16335 feet is the most elevated peak in the country located in the northern part. The country is rich in natural resources like gold, petroleum and natural gas.
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