Geographic coordinates: 22 00 S, 17 00 E
Area: 824,292 sq km
Country ranking (in terms of size): 34
Land: 823,290 sq km
Water: 1,002 sq km
Land Boundaries: 3,936 km
Coastline: 1,572 km
Southern Africa, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Angola and South Africa.
Desert; hot and dry, rainfall sparse and erratic.
Mostly high plateau; Namib Desert runs along the coast; Kalahari Desert located in the East.
Lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0m
Highest point: Konigstein 2,606m
Diamonds, copper, uranium, gold, silver, lead, tin, lithium, cadmium, tungsten, zinc, salt, hydropower and fish.