Azerbaijan is a mountainous country, with the Caucasus Mountains covering the north and central regions.
Many snow-capped peaks exceed 12,000 ft., with Baza-Dyuzi the highest point, at 14,698 ft. (4,480m).
A low flood plain covers the south-central and east, ending at the Caspian Sea; much of it below sea level.
Baku, the capital city, sits on the Abseron Yasaqligi (or Apsheron Peninsula), that juts hook-line into the Caspian Sea
Significant rivers include the Alazani, Aras and Kura, and the Mangachevir Reservoir is the largest inland body of water.
Mountainous countryside of Quba, Azerbaijan Gulustan at en.wikipedia