Which country is Honduras located?
Honduras is located in Central America, at the widest point of the land bridge between North and South America. Honduras borders Guatemala to the northwest and El Salvador to the southwest. However, it has the longest land border with Nicaragua in the south and southeast.
Honduras also has two coasts. To the southwest is the Gulf of Fonsecas, which belongs to the Pacific Ocean. This stretch of coastline is 124 kilometers long. The Honduran coast is much longer on the Caribbean Sea, a secondary sea of the Atlantic. It stretches from the Río Motagua, which forms the border with Guatemala, to the Río Coco, which is the border river with Nicaragua.
Most of the country is mountainous. In total, more than 65 percent of the country is covered by mountains. A large mountain range runs through the country from east to west. It is also home to the highest mountain in the country, Cerro las Minas, to the west. It is 2870 meters high. The mountain range can be divided into a northern, a central and a southern one. Each of them has several mountains.
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