Covering an area of 18,000 km2, the Gulf of Riga is a large gulf of the Baltic Sea located in Northern Europe between the countries of Estonia and Latvia.
Where is Gulf of Riga?
Gulf of Riga, Latvian Rīgas Jūras Līcis, Russian Rizhsky Zaliv, large gulf of the Baltic Sea, bounded by the northern coast of Latvia and the western coast of Estonia, about 7,000 sq mi (18,000 sq km) in area.
Does the Gulf of Riga freeze?
The gulf is completely frozen during roughly 60% of winters. Estonia’s thickest coastal ice — 90 cm, was recorded in the eastern part of the Gulf of Riga during the extraordinarily cold wartime winter, 1941/1942. In average winters the ice cover melts by the end of April.
Where is the Gulf of Finland?
Gulf of Finland, Finnish Suomen Lahti, Russian Finsky Zaliv, easternmost arm of the Baltic Sea, between Finland (north) and Russia and Estonia (east and south).
What is the capital city of Latvia?
What Middle East country is located on the Gulf of Aden?
— The Gulf of Aden is located in the Middle East with Yemen to the north, Somalia to the south and the Arabian Sea to the east. It is connected to the Red Sea by the Bab el Mandab strait. Somalia has been stuck in civil conflict since 1991.