Lebanon is a mostly mountainous country, east and west, separated by the fertile Bekaa Valley. A narrow coastal strip of land fronts the Mediterranean Sea.
The Lebanon Mountains are central and west, while the Anti-Lebanon Mountains stretch across its eastern border with Syria.
The highest point of Lebanon is Qurnat as Sawda' which peaks at 10,128 ft. (3,087 m).
Over a dozen minor rivers flow from the mountains, with the Litani the most significant, as it irrigates the heart of the fertile Bekaa Valley.
|Land Area||10,230 km2|
|Water Area||170 km2|
|Total Area||10,400km2 (#161)|
|Government Type||Parliamentary Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$85.16 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$18,500|
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