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Monaco: Geography#

LocationWestern Europe, bordering the Mediterranean Sea on the southern coast of France, near the border with Italy
Geographic Coordinates43 44 N, 7 24 E 43.733334,7.4
Area total: 2 sq km
land: 2 sq km
water: 0 sq km
[Verified in 8 databases]
Land boundariestotal: 6 km
border countries: France 6 km
Coastline4.1 km
Elevation Extremeslowest point: Mediterranean Sea 0 m
highest point: Mont Agel 140 m
Highest MountainsMont Agel 1148 m
[Verified]
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Terrainhilly, rugged, rocky
Natural HazardsNA
Natural Resourcenone
Land Usearable land: 0%
permanent crops: 1%
other: 99% (urban area) (2011)
ClimateMediterranean with mild, wet winters and hot, dry summers
Irrigated LandNA
Renewable Water ResourcesNA
Environment_CurrentIssuesNA
Environment - international agreementsparty to: Air Pollution, Air Pollution-Sulfur 94, Air Pollution-Volatile Organic Compounds, Biodiversity, Climate Change, Climate Change-Kyoto Protocol, Desertification, Endangered Species, Hazardous Wastes, Law of the Sea, Marine Dumping, Ozone Layer Protection, Ship Pollution, Wetlands, Whaling
signed, but not ratified: none of the selected agreements
Large CitiesDue to difference in city rankings taken from two data sources we are listing here both lists :
According to Wolfram: Monte Carlo; La Condamine; Fontvieille; Monaco-Ville
According to Geonames: Monaco; Monte-Carlo; ;

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Important Cities
Geography-notesecond-smallest independent state in the world (after Holy See); smallest country with a coastline; almost entirely urban