Hungary Country Mosaic
January 19, 2006
This mosaic image focuses on Hungary. The country is completely landlocked and forms part of the eastern border of the European Union (EU-25). The overall population of Hungary is about 10 million people, of which about 25 percent live in the metropolitan area of Budapest, the country's capital. Hungary consists of two main regions, a plain around the Danube River in the eastern part of the country, and highlands and mountains that are part of the Carpathian Mountain chain, towards the north.
- Satellite: Envisat
- Instrument: MERIS
- Center coordinates: lat. 47.47, lon. 19.67
Topics: Republics, Hungary, Budapest, Landlocked country, Mosaic, Envisat, Carpathian Mountains, Danube