Geographic coordinates: 37 00 N, 127 30 E
Area: 99,720 sq km
Country ranking (in terms of size): 109
Land: 96,920 sq km
Water: 2,800 sq km
Land Boundaries: 238 km
Coastline: 2,413 km
Eastern Asia, Southern half of the Korean Peninsula, bordering the East Sea and the Yellow Sea.
Temperate, with heavier rainfall in summer.
Mostly hills and mountains, with wide coastal plains in West and South.
Lowest point: Sea of Japan 0m
Highest point: Halla-san 1,950m
Coal, tungsten, graphite, molybdenum, lead and hydropower potential.