Sunday, December 16, 2012

India Facts
Territorial Sea
12 nm (nautical miles)
Contiguous Zone
24 nm
Exclusive economic Zone
200 nm
Continental Shelf
200 nm or to the edge of the
continental margin
Longest River
Ganga
Largest Lake
Lake Chilka
Highest Point
Mt. K2 (8611 m)
Highest Point of Himalaya
Kanchan Junga (8,598 m)
Lowest Point
Kuttanad (-2.2 m)
Northernmost Point
Siachen Glacier near Karakoram
Southernmost Point
Indira Point, Great Nicobar, Andaman &
Nicobar Islands
Southernmost Point of India
(Mainland)
Cape Comorin (Kanya Kumari)
Westernmost Point
West of Ghuar Mota, Gujarat
Easternmost Point
Kibithu, Arunachal Pradesh
Highest Altitude
Kanchenjunga, Sikkim
Lowest Altitude
Kuttanad (Kerala)