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Geography Statistics of Norway

  • Coastline: 25,148 km which includes the mainland 2,650 km, as well as long fjords, numerous small islands, and minor indentations 22,498 km
  • Land Area:
    ( land) 117,483 sq miles (304,282 sq km)
    ( water) 7,537 sq miles (19,520 sq km)
    ( TOTAL) 125,020 sq miles (323,802 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: Norway is divided into nineteen counties, or administrative regions, and they include: Akershus, Aust-Agder, Buskerud, Finnmark, Hedmark, Hordaland, More og Romsdal, Nordland, Nord-Trondelag, Oppland, Oslo, Ostfold, Rogaland, Sogn og Fjordane, Sor-Trondelag, Telemark, Troms, Vest-Agder, and Vestfold
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  • Regions (largest by pop.) Oslo, 600,000
  • Regions (largest by size) Finmark, 48,618 sq km
  • Horizontal Width: 304 km (188.8 miles) from the capital city of Oslo, west to Bergen
  • Vertical Length: 1,347 km (836.9 miles) from Hammerfest in the far north, then southwest to Bergen

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (3) Sweden, Finland and Russia
  • Geographic Center: 112 km (70 miles) northeast of Trondheim
  • Highest Point: Galdhopiggen (the highest peak in Scandinavia) is located in the Jotunheimen Mountain range, and stands at 2,469 meters (8,100 feet)
  • Lowest Point: Norwegian Sea, 0 meters
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Relative Location

Norway Photographs

Galdhopiggen

Cabin and hikers atop Galdhopiggen peak Pudelek at en.wikipedia

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This page was last modified on April 7, 2017.