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Territory 

86,6 thousand square km (forests 12%, water basins 1.7%,
sown area 54,9%, including 31.1 % pastures and hayfields, 31.4% other lands). The country extends between longitude 44° and 52° east and
latitude 38° and 42° north,
Baku situated at the parallel of 40°.
  
Distance from Baku to North Pole is 5550 km, to the equator 4440 km.
  
Big lakes, km2
Sarysu - 67.0
Aggol - 56.2
Agzybirchala - 37.0
Mehman - 35.0
Boyukshor - 9.2
Hajygabul - 8.4 
 
The world's biggest lake - 
Caspian Sea (area - 400000 km2; depth – 1025m).

The highest peak - Bazarduzu (4466m).

Neighbours 

It borders with Iran (765 km) and Turkey (15 km) on the south, Russia (390 km) on the north, Georgia (480 km) on the north-west and Armenia (1007 km) on the west.
  
The length of the largest area of Caspian Sea in Azerbaijan sector is 456 km.  
 
Big islands km2

Pirallahy - 14.4
Chilov - 11.5

Khere-Zire - 3.5
Boyuk-Zire - 1.4

 

Big rivers km
Kur - 1515
Araz - 1072

Alazan (Ganykh) - 413
Iori (Gabyrry) - 389

Samur - 216

Terter - 200