Alps

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Alps
Mont Blanc oct 2004.JPG
Mont Blanc, the heichest muntain in the Alps
Highest point
Peak Mont Blanc
Elevation 4,810.45 m (15,782.3 ft)
Coordinates 45°50′01″N 06°51′54″E / 45.83361°N 6.86500°E / 45.83361; 6.86500
Geografie
Alpenrelief 01.jpg
Relief o the Alps. See an aa cairt wi internaitional borders marked
Countries
Range coordinates 46°30′20″N 9°19′49″E / 46.5056°N 9.3303°E / 46.5056; 9.3303Coordinates: 46°30′20″N 9°19′49″E / 46.5056°N 9.3303°E / 46.5056; 9.3303
Geology
Orogeny Alpine orogeny
Period Tertiary
Type o rock Bündner schist, flysch and molasse

The Alps are ane o the great muntain range seestems o Europe stretchin approximately 1,200 kilometres (750 mi) athort aicht Alpine kintras frae Austrick an Slovenie in the east, Swisserland, Liechtenstein, Germany, an Fraunce tae the wast, an Italy an Monaco tae the sooth.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Alpine Convention". Alpine Conferences. Retrieved August 3, 2012