Norway (GPS: 62 00 N, 10 00 E) located in Northern Europe, bordering the North Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, west of Sweden. The country’s area measurements are total: 323,802 sq km; land: 304,282 sq km, water: 19,520 sq km. This sovereign state is slightly larger than twice the size of Georgia, slightly larger than New Mexico. The total irrigated land is 900 sq km (2012).
One of the essential features of Norway: About two-thirds of mountains. Some 50,000 islands off its much-indented coastline. Strategic location is adjacent to sea lanes and air routes in North Atlantic. One of the most rugged and longest coastlines in the world.