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Geography Statistics of Colombia

  • Coastline: 1993 miles (3,208 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 401,044 sq miles (1,038,700 sq km)
    (water) 38,691 sq miles (100,210 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 439,735 sq miles (1,138,910 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: 32 departments and 1 capital district: departments include; Amazonas, Antioquia, Arauca, Atlantico, Bolivar, Boyaca, Caldas, Caqueta, Casanare, Cauca, Cesar, Choco, Cordoba, Cundinamarca, Guainia, Guaviare, Huila, La Guajira, Magdalena, Meta, Narino, Norte de Santander, Putumayo, Quindio, Risaralda, San Andres y Providencia, Santander, Sucre, Tolima, Valle del Cauca, Vaupes and Vichada; the capital district is Capital de Bogota.
  • Horizontal Width: 1096 km (681 miles) from Bahia Solano to Puerto Carreno
  • Vertical Length: 1733km (1077 miles) from Santa Marta to Leticia

    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: (5) Peru, Ecuador, Brazil, Venezuela, Panama
  • Geographic Center: 321 km (200 miles) SE of Bogota
  • Highest Point: Cristobal Colon - 18,947 ft.
    (5,775 m)
  • Lowest Point: Pacific Ocean - 0 ft. (0 m)
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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.