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It is bordered by Ukraine to the north, Bottom of the black sea
to the northeast, Georgia to the east, Turkey to the south, and Bulgaria and Romania to the west. The Crimean Peninsula thrusts into the Black Sea from the north, and just to its east the narrow Kerch Strait links the sea to the smaller Sea of Azov. The Black Sea coastline is otherwise fairly regular. The maximum east-west extent of the sea is about miles 1, kmand the shortest distance between the tip of Crimea and Cape Kerempe to the south is about miles km. The surface area, excluding the Sea of Marmara but including the Sea of Azov, is aboutsquare miles bottom of the black sea,
square km ; the Black Sea proper occupies aboutsquare milessquare km.