The information below contains geography information for Libya, including climate, weather,
cities, and area information. You can also check out the
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Geography of Libya
Area: 1, 759, 540 million sq. km.
Cities: Capital--Tripoli (1984 pop est. 990,000). Other--Benghazi (1984 pop est. 485,000).
Terrain: Mostly barren, flat to undulating plains, plateaus, depressions.
Climate: Mediterranean along coast; dry, extreme desert interior.