Is Brazil in the north or south of South America?

Where is Brazil in South America?

Brazil is located in the central-eastern part of the continent, by far the largest portion of it lies south of the equator. Border countries are Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, and Venezuela. The country has an almost 7,500 km long coastline at the Atlantic Ocean.

What are the northern areas of South America?

FACTFILE: NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA

  • PERU. Capital city: Lima. Area: 496,223 sq miles (1,285,220 sq km) …
  • ECUADOR. Capital city: Quito. …
  • COLOMBIA. Capital city: Bogot. …
  • VENEZUELA. Capital city: Caracas. …
  • GUYANA. Capital city: Georgetown. …
  • SURINAME. Capital city: Paramaribo. …
  • FRENCH GUIANA. Capital city: Cayenne.

Is Brazil in South America or Latin America?

Brazil is the largest Latin American country and is the third-largest country in the Americas. Brazil takes up more than half of South America’s eastern border and even a large portion of the centermost areas of the continent.

What continent is America?

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