Europe is historically regarded as a separate contintent, though it’s just the westernmost part of the Eurasian landmass. It is bordered by the Arctic Ocean to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the west and the Mediterranean Sea to the south. The border between Europe and Asia is not clearly defined. It is generally considered to be formed by the Ural Mountains, the Ural River, the Caucasus Mountains, the Black Sea and the Turkish Straits.

  • Physical Maps

    Physical Maps

    This physical map shows all European countries, the topography of Europe and includes the main rivers.

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    Political Maps

    This political map shows all countries of Europe.

Informations about Europe

Area10,180,000 km² / 3,930,000 sq mi
Pop. Density73/km² (188/sq mi)
Num. of Countries50
Biggest CountriesRussia *
Kazakhstan *
Turkey *

* only smaller parts of those countries
are located in Europe
Time ZonesUTC-1 – UTC+5