Rome is one of the most populated cities in Italy, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Europe, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 41.54N latitude / 12.29E longitude. For routing in Rome, please check the free driving directions Rome service below.
When you visit Italy, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Italian, and the officially used currency is Euro (EUR), since 1999.
Rome, the capital city, has numerous population; 3 550 900 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Rome counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Italy, bears 59 290 969 sum citizens spreading on its 116 346,43 sq mi / 301 336 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Italy is Unitary parliamentary republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: N/A, while salute for the national anthem called: Il Canto Degli Italiani (Fratelli d’Italia).
Google maps Rome, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Italy and the neighboring countries like Austria, France, San Marino, Slovenia, Switzerland, Vatican City.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Italy Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Italy
Italy, slightly larger than Arizona, is a long peninsula shaped like a boot, surrounded on the west by the Tyrrhenian Sea and the east by the Adriatic. It is bounded by France, Switzerland, Austria, and Slovenia to the north. The Apennine Mountains form the peninsula’s backbone the Alps form its northern boundary. The largest of its many northern lakes is Garda (143 sq mi 370 sq km) the Po, its principal river, flows from the Alps on Italy’s western border and crosses the Lombard plain to the Adriatic Sea. Several islands form part of Italy the largest are Sicily (9,926 sq mi 25,708 sq km) and Sardinia (9,301 sq mi 24,090 sq km).