Malaysia



Lies between latitudes 1 degrees and 7 degrees north and longitudes 100 degrees and 120 degrees east. Mostly dense tropical jungle.
Mountainous:
  • in Peninsular Malaysia, northwest to southeast range culminates in Mt. Gunong Tahan 2,179.7 metres;
  • in Sabah, Mt. Kinabalu reaches 4,081.3 metres; and,
  • highest point in Sarawak is Mt. Murud 2,411.5 metres.
Main rivers: Perak and Pahang in Peninsular Malaysia, Kinabatangan in Sabah, Rejang in Sarawak.


Name: Malaysia
Location: Asia
Status: UN Member
Capital City: Kuala Lumpur
Main Cities: Ipoh, Georgetown, Kuching, Kota Kinabalu, Melaka, Johor Baru
Population: 19,684,000
Area [sq.km]: 329,750
Languages: Bahasa Malaysia, Chinese, Tamil, English
Religions: Muslim, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Others

National Anthem:
Negara ku, tanah tumpahnya darah ku
Rakyat hidup bersatu dan maju
Rahmat bahagia, Tuhan kurniakan
Raja kita selamat bertakhta
Rahmat bahagia, Tuhan kurniakan
Raja kita selamat bertakhta

Translation
My country, my native land
The people living united and progressive
May God bestow blessing and happiness
May our Ruler have a successful reign
May God bestow blessing and happiness
May our Ruler have a successful reign


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