The Lebanese Republic is located in the Middle East, the geographic coordinates
of which are 33°00'N latitude
and 35°50'E longitude
. Also known as Al-Jumhuriyyah al-Lubnaniyyah in Arabic, the latitude and longitude
of this middle eastern nation of Lebanon
encompasses an area of 10,400 sq km. The capital of Lebanon
is Beirut, often called the Paris of the Middle East.
The geographic coordinates
of Beirut are 33°54'N latitude and 35°32'E longitude. The population of Lebanon
is approximately 3,925,502. The racial composition is a majority of Arabs, Armenians and other Arabic races.
Due to its climate and geographic
is known as the Switzerland of the Middle East
. The latitude and longitude of Lebanon
ensures a pleasant Mediterranean type climate throughout the year. The weather usually ranges from mild to cool. Winters are humid while summers are hot and dry. The mountain ranges in Lebanon
receive heavy snowfall in winter due to their geographic location.
Plains constitute the natural terrain of Lebanon
, the scenic Bekaa Valley lies at the intersection of Lebanon
and the Anti-Lebanon Mountains. Sandstorms and dust storms are extremely common during summer. The highest peak is the Qurnat as Sawda which has a height of 3,088 m.
Latitude and Longitude of Lebanon
Last Updated on: November 18th, 2017