The Federal Republic of Germany (German
) is located in central Europe. This country is bordered by Netherland
in northwest, Belgium
, Luxembourg Netherland
and France Netherland
in the west and southwest, Denmark
in the north, Czech Republic
in the east and Switzerland
in the south and southeast. The country shares its coastline with Baltic Sea in the north and North Sea in the northwest. It has 2389 km long coastline. Germany span over an area of 357,022 sq. km. with 3790 km long land boundary. The country lies between 47° and 55°N latitudes and 5° and 16°E longitudes.
The terrain of Germany
shows rise in its elevation from north lowland to upland in the center and Alps in the south. The climate of Germany varies from temperate to marine climate. Germany’s capital city Berlin Berlin
situated in its northeast region is not only its largest city but is also its educational and cultural center. Berlin is home to many of the internationally recognized universities and research centers. Germany’s culture, art, architecture have flavor of its history and tradition. Economically, Germany has strong foothold in the European continent and in the world.
What is the Capital of Germany?
Berlin is the capital city of Germany, located in the eastern region of Germany. It has an approximate population of 3.5 million. Brandenburg Gate, Reichstag, Berlin Television Tower, Berlin Wall, Museum Island are few important point of interest.
Berlin Quick facts
43 meters over sea level
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Last Updated : June 10, 2015
|Capital and largest city||Berlin|
|Area||357,168 km2 (137,847 sq mi)|
|Population||80,716,000 (2014 Est.)|
|Lat Long||51.040905, 10.300311|
|Time Zone||CET (UTC+1) Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)|
|Neighbour countries||Poland, Austria, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, Czech Republic, Luxembourg|
|Internet TLD||.de and .eu|