Map of China

  • Cities:34 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions.
  • Location: China lies in the east of Asia. It has a number of neighboring countries.To the north, northeast and northwest are the Mongolia, Russia and Korea. To the south are the Vietnam, Laos, Thailand and the Philippine. To the west and southwest are India, Burma, Bhutan, Nepal and Pakistan. To the east is Japan, which faces China across the East China Sea.
  • Area: 9,600,000 square kilometers.
  • Climate: Zhejiang lies in the sub-tropical zone with monsoon climate, abundant sunshine duration and distinct fout seasons.
  • Capital:Beijing.
  • Population:1.37 billions.
  • Geography: The greater part of the country is mountainous. It’s principal ranges are the Tien Shan, the Kunlun chain, and Trans-Himalaya. In the southwest is Tibet, which China annexed in 1950. The Gobi Desert lies to the north. China proper consists of three great river systems:the Yellow River (Huang He), 2109 m(5464 km) long; the Yangtze River (Chang Jiang), the third-longest river in the world at 2432 m(6300 km) long; and the Pearl River (Zhu jiang),848 m(2197 km) long.

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