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|Latvia in Brief
Main facts and general
information about Latvia
Location: Capital of the Republic of Latvia, which is bordered by Estonia to the North, Russia to the East, Belarus to the South-East Lithuania to the South and the Baltic Sea to the West.
Geographic coordinates: 56º 57' N, 24º 06' E
Territory: 304.05 km2
Time zone: GMT+2
Altitude: between 1 and 10 m above sea level on a flat and sandy plain.
Highest point: Dzegužkalns (28 m)
Rīga has sister cities in all neighbouring countries as well as in some countries that are geographically very far from Latvia:
|Russia||Moscow, St. Petersburg|
|USA||Dallas (Texas), Providence (Rhode Island)|