India

India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 billion people, and the most populous democracy in the world. It is bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the southwest, and the Bay of Bengal on the southeast. It shares land borders with Pakistan to the west; China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the northeast; and Myanmar and Bangladesh to the east. In the Indian Ocean, India is in the vicinity of Sri Lanka and the Maldives. India's Andaman and Nicobar Islands share a maritime border with Thailand and Indonesia. Its capital is New Delhi; other metropolises include Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad.

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Geographical values

  • absolute in degrees, minutes and seconds:
    28° 36′ 49″ N • of northern latitude
    77° 12′ 29″ E • of eastern longitude
  • in degrees with decimal fractions:
    28.613506°; 77.207917°

Length of India from south to north is 3,384.663 kilometers, from west ot east – from 3,233.690 km on south to 2,599.203 km on north.

State symbols

Flag of India
Flag of India
Coat of arms, seal, symbol, emblem of India
Coat of arms of India

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Major cities

StreetsSize
Akola032.5K
Kolkata08.4K
Delhi07.0K
Bangalore16.3K
Chennai06.0K
Visakhapatnam05.2K
Hyderabad14.7K
Navi Mumbai04.4K
Mumbai14.3K
Bhopal04.1K
Lucknow03.9K
Ghaziabad03.9K

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