Mexico - Location, size, and extent





Mexico Location Size And Extent 1160
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Situated south of the United States on the North American continent, Mexico has an area of 1,972,550 sq km (761,606 sq mi), including many uninhabited islands off the E and W coasts, which have a combined area of 5,073 sq km (1,959 sq mi). Comparatively, the area occupied by Mexico is slightly less than three times the size of the state of Texas. Mexico extends about 3,200 km (2,000 mi) SSE NNW and 1,060 km (660 mi) ENE WSW . Bordered on the N by the US, on the E by the Gulf of Mexico (including the Bay of Campeche), the Caribbean Sea, Belize, and Guatemala and on the S and W by the Pacific Ocean, Mexico has a total land boundary length of 4,353 km (2,704 mi) and a coastline of 9,330 km (5,797 mi).

Mexico's capital city, Mexico City, is located in the southcentral part of the country.

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Matthew Hottmann
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May 17, 2007 @ 12:12 pm
This site needs more information on it.Im doing an report on Mexico ans only some of the info that I got from it was use full. There should be more info like; on the government, religion, politics
Kiera Buckley
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Sep 30, 2008 @ 10:22 pm
I agree, though I think what you already have here is just detailed enough.
Kelcie
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Feb 19, 2009 @ 10:10 am
It had what i needed! :) I am finishing my report now, thanks!
em
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Jun 24, 2009 @ 2:14 pm
really useful thanks :)i had to do a powerpoint on mexico, and this has helped me. Wish me luck tomorrow
annie
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Jul 14, 2009 @ 7:07 am
A very good website which is very informative, however it lacks detail and is quite simple. Maybe you could talk about culutre, give us a deeper insight to mexico. thankyou
Katelyn
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Nov 24, 2009 @ 7:07 am
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Mar 10, 2010 @ 9:21 pm
I needed to know about Mexico's location and this site gave me more information like kilometers etc. Thanks!!
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Mar 11, 2010 @ 5:17 pm
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Mar 17, 2010 @ 10:22 pm
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Feb 1, 2011 @ 4:16 pm
i got all the answers i needed.thanks for your help
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May 2, 2011 @ 8:20 pm
i am doing a report and it needs more information like square killometers,religion, and culture
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May 16, 2011 @ 7:19 pm
THAT IS COOL BUT IM RESERCHING THIS AND ITS TKEN ME 3 WEEK ALREADY
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Jun 26, 2011 @ 12:00 am
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Jul 12, 2011 @ 7:07 am
this site is very useful for my upcoming reports but its only few.
Lizzie
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Sep 23, 2011 @ 3:03 am
well this site didn't really help at all:( it should have more information to help more people out t5hat would be better
dean
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Mar 26, 2012 @ 3:15 pm
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