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Montenegro: Geography#

LocationSoutheastern Europe, between the Adriatic Sea and Serbia
Geographic Coordinates42 30 N, 19 18 E 42.5,19.3
Area total: 13,812 sq km
land: 13,452 sq km
water: 360 sq km
We are unable to verify those figures from Factbook, since the 6 main sources we used for checking give different figures as follows:
Factbook: 13812
DBpedia: 12999
Geoname: 14026
Infoplease: 14026
Britannica: 13812
Wolfram: 13812

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Land boundariestotal: 625 km
border countries: Albania 172 km, Bosnia and Herzegovina 225 km, Croatia 25 km, Kosovo 79 km, Serbia 124 km
Coastline293.5 km
Elevation Extremeslowest point: Adriatic Sea 0 m
highest point: Bobotov Kuk 2,522 m
Highest MountainsDue to difference in mountain rankings taken from two data sources we are listing here both lists :
According to Wolfram: Ðeravica 2656 m; Bobotov Kuk 2523 m; Pancicev Peak 2016 m
According to Geonames: Durmitor 2522 m; Veliki Vitao 2394 m; Maglic 2385 m; Bubreg 2339 m; Gredelj 2264 m

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Terrainhighly indented coastline with narrow coastal plain backed by rugged high limestone mountains and plateaus
Natural Hazardsdestructive earthquakes
Natural Resourcebauxite, hydroelectricity
Land Usearable land: 12.45%
permanent crops: 1.16%
other: 86.39% (2011)
ClimateMediterranean climate, hot dry summers and autumns and relatively cold winters with heavy snowfalls inland
Irrigated Land24.12 sq km (2010)
Renewable Water ResourcesNA
Environment_CurrentIssuespollution of coastal waters from sewage outlets, especially in tourist-related areas such as Kotor
Environment - international agreementsparty to: Air Pollution, Biodiversity, Climate Change, Climate Change-Kyoto Protocol, Desertification, Hazardous Wastes, Law of the Sea, Marine Dumping, Marine Life Conservation, Ozone Layer Protection, Ship Pollution
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: Podgorica; Niksic; Pljevlja; Bar; Kotor
According to Geonames: Podgorica; Nikšic; Herceg-Novi; Pljevlja; Budva

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Important Cities
Geography-notestrategic location along the Adriatic coast
Important Rivers
Important Lakes