Ukraine Bordering Countries: Belarus
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Where is Ukraine?
Ukraine Satellite Image
Ukraine is located in eastern Europe. Ukraine is bordered by the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov, Russia to the east & north, Belarus to the north, Poland, Slovakia, and Hungary to the west, and Romania and Moldova to the south.
Google Earth is a free program from Google that allows you to explore satellite images showing the cities and landscapes of Ukraine and all of Europe 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.
Ukraine 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 Ukraine and the geography of Europe, our large laminated map of Europe might be just what you need. It is a large political map of Europe 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.
Berdyansk, Bila Tserkva, Cherkasy, Chernihiv, Chernivtsi, Chornobyl, Dnipro, Donetsk, Feodosia, Ivano-Frankivsk, Izmail, Kerch, Kharkiv, Kherson, Khmelnytskyi, Konotop, Korosten, Kovel, Kramatorsk, Kremenchuk, Kropyvnytskyi, Kryvyi Rih, Kyiv, Lviv, Luhansk, Lutsk, Mariupol, Melitopol, Mykolaiv, Nikopol, Odesa, Pervomaisk, Poltava, Pryluky, Rivne, Sevastopol, Shostka, Simferopol, Sumy, Ternopil, Uman, Uzhhorod, Vinnytsia, Yalta, Yevpatoriya, Zaporizhzhia, and Zhytomyr.
Black Sea, Carpathian Mountains, Chatyr-Dah Mountain, Crimean Mountains, Crimean Peninsula, Desna River, Dnipro River, Dnister River, Donets River, Mount Hoverla, Mouth of the Danube, Pivdennyi Buh River, Prypyat River, Sea of Azov, Tisa River.
Ukraine Natural Resources:
Ukraine has numerous metal resources of iron ore, manganese, titanium, magnesium, nickel and mercury. Fuel resources include fossil fuel deposits of coal, natural gas and oil. Other natural resources include kaolin, sulfur, graphite, salt, timber and arable land.
Ukraine Natural Hazards:
The country has occasional flooding and droughts.
Ukraine Environmental Issues:
The northeast portion of Ukraine has radiation contamination from the 1986 accident at Chornobyl Nuclear Power Plant. Other environmental issues for this country include deforestation, land degradation, biodiversity loss, air and water pollution, and solid waste management.
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.