Geographic coordinates: 4 00 N, 72 00 W
Area: 1,138,910 sq km
Country ranking (in terms of size): 26
Land: 1,038,700 sq km
Water: 100,210 sq km
Land Boundaries: 6,309km
Northern South America, bordering the Caribbean Sea, between Panama and Venezuela, and bordering the North Pacific Ocean, between Ecuador and Panama.
Tropical along coast and eastern plains; cooler in the highlands.
Flat coastal lowlands, central highlands, high Andes Mountains and eastern lowland plains.
Lowest point: Pacific Ocean 0m
Highest point: Pico Cristobal Colon 5,775m
Petroleum, natural gas, coal, iron ore, nickel, gold, copper, emeralds and hydropower.