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  • The land mass of India has an area of 3.28 million square km.
  • India’s total area accounts for 2.4% of total geographical area of the world.
  • India is the 7 th largest country in the world, in terms of size.
  • India has a land boundary of about 15,200km and total length of the coastline of the mainland, including Andaman- Nicobar and Lakshwadeep is 7516.6km
  • In the north, India is bound by young fold mountains, while in the south it has Arabian Sea on the west and Bay of Bengal on the east.
  • Latitudinal and longitudinal extent of the country is about 30°
  • From Gujarat to Arunachal Pradesh there is a time lag of 2 hours.
  • Time along the standard meridian of India (82°30’E) passing through Mirzapur ( in Uttar Pradesh) is taken as standard time for the whole country.

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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 13 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.