Mongolia is considered to be a vast nation because of its total area. Its total land area is 1,564,116 km² (approx. 603,906 mi²). Continental shelf of Mongolia is approximately 0 km² (around 0 mi²). Mongolia is located in Asia. Asia is the world’s largest and most populous continent. Asian countries include, but are not limited to, Russia, China, Japan, Hong Kong, and North and South Korea. Mongolia has 2 neighbouring countries. Its neighbours include People's Republic of China, Russia. Mongolia is a landlocked country. The average elevation range of Mongolia is 1,528 m (5,013 ft).
Total length of land borders of Mongolia is 8082 kilometers (~3,120 miles). Mongolia shares its land borders with 2 different countries, and has the same number of unique land boundaries to neigbouring territories. As in the case of Mongolia, if a country has the same number of unique neighboring territories as number of land borders, than that country has no non-contiguous sections of a land border. This is in contrast to several countries that have multiple non-contiguous sections of land borders. Mongolia has 2 neighbouring countries. Its neighbours include People's Republic of China, and Russia. The lengths of the land borders of Mongolia with its neighbouring countries are as follows:
- People's Republic of China - 4677 km (2,907 mi),
- Russia - 3543 km (2,202 mi).
The capital city of Mongolia is Ulaanbaatar. The largest city in Mongolia is Ulaanbaatar.
The average elevation range of Mongolia is 1,528 m (5,013 ft). The highest point of Mongolia is Khüiten Peak, with its official height being 4374 m (14,351 ft). The lowest point of Mongolia is Hoh Nuur. It lies at 518 m (1,700 ft) above the sea level. The elevation difference between the highest (Khüiten Peak) and lowest (Hoh Nuur) points of Mongolia is 3856 m (2 ft).
The total land area of Mongolia is 1,564,116 km² (approx. 603,906 mi²). and the total exclusive economic zone (EEZ) is 0 km² (~0 mi²). The continental shelf of Mongolia is approximately 0 km² (around 0 mi²). Including land mass and EEZ, the total area of Mongolia is approximately 1,564,116 km² (~603,906 mi²). Mongolia is considered to be a vast nation because of its total area.
Forest and arable land
102,520 km² of Mongolia's territory is covered in forests, and forest land comprises 7% of all the land in the country. There are 11,816 km² of arable land in Mongolia, and it comprises 1% of the country's total territory.