Geographic position of the Republic of Latvia

GZG01. Geographical position of the Republic of Latvia by Indicator
Area, km2 64 573
land, km2 62 113
..agricultural land 23 358
..forest land 30 662
inland water 2 460
Nationally protected areas, km2 12 790
Extension from north to south, km 210
Extension from west to east, km 450
Length of boundary, km 1 866
length of land boundary 1 368
..with Estonia (to the north) 343
..with Russian Federation (to the east) 276
..with Belarus (to the southeast) 173
..with Lithuania (to the south) 588
length of sea border 498
Detailed Information
Data source on area of inland waters, forests and agricultural land registered with the Real Estate State Cadastre Information System on 1 January 2017 is State Land Service “Land Report”. Total area of Latvia is calculated basing on the sum of areas of separate administrative territories. Farthermost points: North - 58°05' N, South - 55°40' N, West - 20°58' E, East - 28°14' E.
Data source on area of inland waters, forests and agricultural land registered with the Real Estate State Cadastre Information System on 1 January 2017 is State Land Service “Land Report”. Total area of Latvia is calculated basing on the sum of areas of separate administrative territories.