The Caucasus is a region located between the Black and Caspian Seas. It consists of , Georgia, , and . Known for its alpine terrain, the Caucasus is home to Mount Elbrus, the highest mountain peak in Europe, located on the Russo-Georgian border.

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is a country in the . Sandwiched between in the north and in the south, it sits along the coast of the .

is a former Soviet republic in the and variously considered part of or .

is a landlocked country in the that is bordered by to the west, Georgia to the north, to the south, to the east, and Azerbaijan's exclave to the southwest.

, archaic spelling Tiflis, is the capital city of the country of Georgia, lying on the banks of the Mtkvari River.

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  • Location: ,
  • Latitude of center: 41° 18' 5.5" (41.3015°) north
  • Longitude of center: 45° 0' 14.8" (45.0041°) east
  • Wikidata: Caucasus
  • Wikimedia Commons: Caucasus

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French: Caucase, German: Kaukasus, Italian: Caucaso, Portuguese: Cáucaso, Spanish: Cáucaso
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