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The United Kingdom is an island nation in Western Europe containing the countries of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. It is bordered by the North Sea, the English Channel and the Atlantic Ocean. It has an a... More »

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WorldAtlas.com, NationalGeographic.com and MapsOfWorld.com all offer maps of the United Kingdom. WorldAtlas.com also offers tabs above its U.K. map with information on U.K. geography, statistics, flags and more. More »

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The reason there are no active volcanoes in the United Kingdom is that the U.K. lies far from the edge of any tectonic plates. Typically, most volcanoes occur near plate boundaries where impacts allow magma to well up fr... More »

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Countries forming the United Kingdom are England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. These countries exist as an island nation, sharing a land border with only one other state, the Republic of Ireland. The countries i... More »

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As of 2015, the United Kingdom is comprised of four countries: England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. England, Wales and Scotland make up the island of Great Britain. Northern Ireland is sometimes classified as a... More »

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The British Isles are the group of islands including the Republic of Ireland, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, which includes the nations of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Island. Many oth... More »

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The United Kingdom of England, Wales, Scotland and the Republic of Ireland is on two main islands and smaller islands off Europe's coast between the North Sea to the east and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. The English C... More »

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