Hungary:-  Maps

Glossary Entry
Hungary is located in Central Europe, in the Carpathian Basin surrounded by the Carpathians, the 
Alps and the Dinara Mountains. Hungary was founded in 1000. Population of Hungary is 10 million. The
territory of the country is 93,030 square kilometres, covering about 1 percent of Europe. The biggest
lake in Hungary and in Central Europe is Lake Balaton with a surface area of 593 km2. Almost three quarters
of the territory of the country is low plain, one fifth is hilly (maximum altitude: 400 metres), and
approximately 5% of the total territory of the country is mountainous (400 -1000 metres)
Hungary overview: Maps


Hungary overview: Maps

Figure 1 shows a map of Hungary including the location in Europe and the surrounding neighbouring countries.

Figure 1 Location of Hungary

 

Further online available maps are listed below:

Maps from the Hungarian side of the Web (only for non-profit purposes!!!, in Hungarian)
http://lazarus.elte.hu/hun/moterkep.htm (Hungarian)
http://lazarus.elte.hu/gb/maps.htm (English)

counties:
http://lazarus.elte.hu/gb/general/hungary.gif
settlements, main roads:
http://lazarus.elte.hu/gb/general/mo10.gif
http://lazarus.elte.hu/gb/maps/mo-full.gif
regions:
http://lazarus.elte.hu/hun/maps/regio.gif
shaded geography of Hungary:
http://lazarus.elte.hu/hun/maps/shading/shading.htm

 

Road map of Hungary (experimental web version, English, Hungarian)
http://lazarus.elte.hu/moterkep/indul.htm

Hungarian Environment-Safety Information System (by counties, by danger categories)
http://kbir.kvvm.hu/map.jsp

Danube Region Environmental Geology Programme (English, Hungarian):
(environmental geohazards, surface geological map, engineering geological map, hydrogeological map)
http://www.webmap.hu/danreg/

Sensitivity maps:
http://www.kvvm.hu/szakmai/karmentes/kiadvanyok/karmfuzet7/indexa.htm (English)

 

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