Morocco is one of the main countries in North Africa, separated from Spain and Europe as a whole by the Strait of Gibraltar between the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. The main feature of Morocco mountains is its main mountain system, the Atlas Mountains, which cover nearly the central part of the country, but also the neighboring Algeria and Tunisia. The highest and the most prominent mountain is Toubkal (4,167 m / 13,671 ft), which is also the highest in the Atlas Mountains and the whole of North Africa. It is surrounded by a national park of the same name. In total there are 23581 named mountains in Morocco.