Chile Bordering Countries: Argentina
Regional Maps: Map of South America
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Where is Chile?
Chile Satellite Image
Chile is located in eastern South America. Chile is bordered by the Pacific Ocean, Argentina to the east, and Bolivia and Peru to the north.
Google Earth is a free program from Google that allows you to explore satellite images showing the cities and landscapes of Chile and all of South America in fantastic detail. It works on your desktop computer, tablet, or mobile phone. The images in many areas are detailed enough that you can see houses, vehicles and even people on a city street. Google Earth is free and easy-to-use.
Chile is one of nearly 200 countries illustrated on our Blue Ocean Laminated Map of the World. This map shows a combination of political and physical features. It includes country boundaries, major cities, major mountains in shaded relief, ocean depth in blue color gradient, along with many other features. This is a great map for students, schools, offices and anywhere that a nice map of the world is needed for education, display or decor.
If you are interested in Chile and the geography of South America our large laminated map of South America might be just what you need. It is a large political map of South America that also shows many of the continent's physical features in color or shaded relief. Major lakes, rivers,cities, roads, country boundaries, coastlines and surrounding islands are all shown on the map.
Ancud, Antofagasta, Arica, Caldera, Castra, Cauquenes, Chanaral, Chillen, Chuquicamata, Concepcion, Copiapo, Coquimbo, Huasco, Iquique, La Serena, La Union, Lebu, Londdimay, Osorno, Ovalie, Pisagua, Porvenir, Pueblo Hundido, Puerto Aisen, Puerto Montt, Punta Arenas, Puquios, Quilpue, Rancagua, San Antonio, San Bernardo, San Felipe, San Javier, Santiago, Talca, Talcahuano, Taltal, Temuco, Tocopilla, Ushuaia, Valdivia, Valparaiso and Vina del Mar.
Boca del Guafo, Canal Moraledo, Estreeho de Magallanes, Golfo de Ancud, Golfo de Penas, Lago Blanca, Lago Rupanco, Pacific Ocean, Salar de Atacama and Salar de Llamara.
Chile Natural Resources:
Chile has mineral resources which include copper, iron ore, molybdenum, nitrates and precious metals. The country's other natural resources include timber and hydropower.
Chile Natural Hazards:
Chile has some natural hazards which relate to the country's active volcanism. These include severe earthquakes, and tsunamis.
Chile Environmental Issues:
Chile's natural resources are threatened by the widespread deforestation and mining. Other environmental issues for the country include water pollution from raw sewage, and air pollution from industrial and vehicle emissions.
Copyright information: The images on this page were composed by Angela King and Brad Cole and are copyright by Geology.com © 2008. These images are not available for use beyond our websites. If you would like to share them with others please link to this page. The satellite image was produced using Landsat data from NASA and the map was produced using data licensed from and copyright by Map Resources © 2008.