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United Kingdom Location Map

The United Kingdom is an island in western Europe, northwest of France and east of Ireland. It’s situated in the Atlantic Ocean with the Irish Sea and Inner Seas on the west, and the North Sea on the east coast.

Great Britain consists of the countries of England, Scotland and Wales. United Kingdom includes Northern Ireland, and many smaller nearby islands. Their total areas can be divided as England 53%, Scotland 32%, Wales 9%, and Northern Ireland 6%.

The terrain in the United Kingdom is mostly rugged hills and low mountains. Then, it transitions to rolling plains in the east and southeast. The highest point in the United Kingdom is Ben Nevis summit, which stands 1,345 meters in height above sea level.

Capital city

London

Major Cities

Belfast
Birmingham
Cardiff
Edinburgh
Glasgow
Leeds
Lerwick
Liverpool
Manchester
Newcastle
Wick

Cities, towns and villages

Aberdeen
Ayr
Bath
Blackpool
Bournemouth
Bradford
Brighton
Bristol
Cambridge
Carlisle
Chester
Coventry
Dover
Dumfries
Dundee
Exeter
Fort William
Greenock
Inverness
Ipswich
Kingston upon Hull
Kirkwall
Leicester
Lisburn
Londonderry
Luton
Middlesbrough
Norwich
Nottingham
Omagh
Oxford
Penzance
Perth
Peterborough
Plymouth
Portsmouth
Reading
Scarborough
Sheffield
Southampton
Southend-on-Sea
Stoke
Sunderland
Swansea
York

Lakes, rivers and creeks

Bristol Channel
Caledonian Canal
English Channel
Inner Seas
Irish Sea
Ness
North Atlantic Ocean
Norwegian Sea
North Sea
Oich
Severn
Thames
Trent

Northern Europe

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