Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina, sometimes called Bosnia-Herzegovina or Bosnia & Herzegovina, abbreviated BiH or B&H, and, in short, often known informally as Bosnia, is a country in Southeastern Europe located on the Balkan Peninsula. Sarajevo is the capital and largest city. Bordered by Croatia to the north, west, and south; Serbia to the east; Montenegro to the southeast; and the Adriatic Sea to the south, with a coastline about 20 kilometres long surrounding the city of Neum. In the central and eastern interior of the country the geography is mountainous, in the northwest it is moderately hilly, and the northeast is predominantly flatland. The inland is a geographically larger region and has a moderate continental climate, with hot summers and cold and snowy winters. The southern tip of the country has a Mediterranean climate and plain topography.

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Geographical values

  • absolute in degrees, minutes and seconds:
    43° 51′ 4″ N • of northern latitude
    18° 21′ 39″ E • of eastern longitude
  • in degrees with decimal fractions:
    43.851241°; 18.360972°

Length of Bosnia and Herzegovina from south to north is 301.756 kilometers, from west ot east – from 319.442 km on south to 305.187 km on north.

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Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Coat of arms, seal, symbol, emblem of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Coat of arms of Bosnia and Herzegovina

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