Geographic coordinates: 10 00 S, 55 00 W
Area: 8,514,877 sq km
Country ranking (in terms of size): 5
Land: 8,459,417 sq km
Water: 55,460 sq km
Land boundaries: 16,885km
Eastern South America, bordering the Atlantic Ocean.
Mostly tropical, but temperate in South.
Mostly flat to rolling lowlands in North; some plains, hills, mountains and narrow coastal belt,
Lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0m
Highest point: Pico da Neblina 2,994m
Bauxite, gold, iron ore, manganese, nickel, phosphates, platinum, tin, rare earth elements, uranium, petroleum, hydropower and timber.