2014-09-21T19:53:18+05:30 refers the characteristics of place its topography, altitude, water characteristics (places with lakes, rivers, underground water, type of soil, security, shelter from natural forces)
2.shivaji chose pratapghad because of its altitude from where all the sorrounding areas could be seen.
3.situation describes the connections with other places.
4.visakhapatnam is located on the coast and connects AP to many places in and outside India