Caucasus Mountains

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Caucasus Mountains
Kavkasioni.JPG
Aerial view of the Caucasus Mountains
Highest point
PeakMount Elbrus
Elevation5,642 m (18,510 ft)
Coordinates43°21′18″N 42°26′31″E / 43.35500°N 42.44194°E / 43.35500; 42.44194
Dimensions
Length1,200 km (750 mi)
Width160 km (99 mi)
Geography
Caucasus topographic map-en.svg
Topographic map
Countries
State/ProvinceEurasia
Range coordinates42°30′N 45°00′E / 42.5°N 45°E / 42.5; 45Coordinates: 42°30′N 45°00′E / 42.5°N 45°E / 42.5; 45

The Caucasus Mountains is a mountain range in Eurasia. They are in the Caucasus region between the Black Sea in the west and the Caspian Sea in the east. The Greater Caucasus divide Europe from Asia. The Lesser Caucasus are south of there.

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