Geographic coordinates: 13 00 N, 105 00 E
Area:181,035 sq km
Country ranking (in terms of size): 90
Land: 176,515 sq km
Water: 4,520 sq km
Land Boundaries: 2,530 km
Coastline: 443 km
Southeastern Asia, bordering the Gulf of Thailand, between Thailand, Vietnam, and Laos.
Tropical; rainy, monsoon season (May to November); dry season (December to April); little seasonal temperature variation.
Mostly low, flat plains; mountainous in South-West and North.
Lowest point: Gulf of Thailand 0m
Highest point: Phnum Aoral 1,810m
Oil and gas, timber, gemstones, iron ore, manganese, phosphates and hydropower potential.