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Geography of India Longitudinal extent of India is 60 degree 32 minutes North Geography of IndiaContinentAsiaRegionSouth Asia
Indian subcontinentCoordinates21°N 78°EAreaRanked 7th • Total3,287,263 km2 (1,269,219 sq mi) • Land90.08% • Water9.92%Coastline7,516.6 km (4,670.6 mi)BordersTotal land borders:[1]
15,106.70 km (9,386.87 mi)
Bangladesh:
4,096.70 km (2,545.57 mi)
China (PRC):
3,488 km (2,167 mi)
Pakistan:
2,910 km (1,808 mi)
Nepal:
1,751 km (1,088 mi)
Myanmar:
1,643 km (1,021 mi)
Bhutan:
699 km (434 mi)Highest pointKanchenjunga
8,598 m (28,209 ft)Lowest pointKuttanad
−2.2 m (−7.2 ft)Longest riverGanges
2,525 m (8,284 ft)Largest lakeWular Lake
30 to 260 km² (12 to 100 sq mi} India lies on the Indian Plate, the northern portion of the Indo-Australian Plate, whosecontinental crust forms the Indian subcontinent. The country is situated north of the equator between 8°4' to 37°6' north latitude and 68°7' to 97°25' east longitude.[2] It is the seventh-largest country in the world, with a t…