References

Geographic Names

This appendix cross-references a wide variety of geographic names to the appropriate Factbook 'country' entry. Additional information is included in parentheses.
NameEntry in the World FactbookLatitude (DEG MIN)Longitude (DEG MIN)
Abidjan (capital)Cote d'Ivoire5 19 N4 02 W
Abkhazia (region)Georgia43 00 N41 00 E
Abu Dhabi (capital)United Arab Emirates24 28 N54 22 E
Abu Musa (island)Iran25 52 N55 03 E
Abuja (capital)Nigeria9 12 N7 11 E
Abyssinia (former name for Ethiopia)Ethiopia8 00 N38 00 E
Acapulco (city)Mexico16 51 N99 55 W
Accra (capital)Ghana5 33 N0 13 W
Adamstown (capital)Pitcairn Islands25 04 S130 05 W
Addis Ababa (capital)Ethiopia9 02 N38 42 E
Adelie Land (claimed by France; also Terre Adelie)Antarctica66 30 S139 00 E
Aden (city)Yemen12 46 N45 01 E
Aden, Gulf ofIndian Ocean12 30 N48 00 E
Admiralty IslandUnited States (Alaska)57 44 N134 20 W
Admiralty IslandsPapua New Guinea2 10 S147 00 E
Adriatic SeaAtlantic Ocean42 30 N16 00 E
Adygey (region)Russia44 30 N40 10 E
Aegean IslandsGreece38 00 N25 00 E
Aegean SeaAtlantic Ocean38 30 N25 00 E
Afars and Issas, French Territory of the (or FTAI; former name for Djibouti)Djibouti11 30 N43 00 E
Afghanestan (local name for Afghanistan)Afghanistan33 00 N65 00 E
Agalega IslandsMauritius10 25 S56 40 E
Agana (city; former name for Hagatna)Guam13 28 N144 45 E
Ajaccio (city)France (Corsica)41 55 N8 44 E
Ajaria (region)Georgia41 45 N42 10 E
Akmola (city; former name for Astana)Kazakhstan51 10 N71 30 E
Aksai Chin (region)China (de facto), India (claimed)35 00 N79 00 E
Al Arabiyah as Suudiyah (local name for Saudi Arabia)Saudi Arabia25 00 N45 00 E
Al Bahrayn (local name for Bahrain)Bahrain26 00 N50 33 E
Al Imarat al Arabiyah al Muttahidah (local name for the United Arab Emirates)United Arab Emirates24 00 N54 00 E
Al Iraq (local name for Iraq)Iraq33 00 N44 00 E
Al Jaza'ir (local name for Algeria)Algeria28 00 N3 00 E
Al Kuwayt (local name for Kuwait)Kuwait29 30 N45 45 E
Al Maghrib (local name for Morocco)Morocco32 00 N5 00 W
Al Urdun (local name for Jordan)Jordan31 00 N36 00 E
Al Yaman (local name for Yemen)Yemen15 00 N48 00 E
Aland IslandsFinland60 15 N20 00 E
Alaska (state)United States65 00 N153 00 W
Alaska, Gulf ofPacific Ocean58 00 N145 00 W
Alboran SeaAtlantic Ocean36 00 N2 30 W
Aldabra Islands (Groupe d'Aldabra)Seychelles9 25 S46 22 E
Alderney (island)Guernsey49 43 N2 12 W
Aleutian IslandsUnited States (Alaska)52 00 N176 00 W
Alexander Archipelago (island group)United States (Alaska)57 00 N134 00 W
Alexander IslandAntarctica71 00 S70 00 W
Alexandretta (region; former name for Iskenderun)Turkey36 34 N36 08 E
Alexandria (city)Egypt31 12 N29 54 E
Algiers (capital)Algeria36 47 N2 03 E
Alhucemas, Penon de (island group)Spain35 13 N3 53 W
Alma-Ata (city; former name for Almaty)Kazakhstan43 15 N76 57 E
Almaty (former capital)Kazakhstan43 15 N76 57 E
Alofi (capital)Niue19 01 S169 55 W
Alphonse IslandSeychelles7 01 S52 45 E
Alsace (region)France48 30 N7 20 E
Amami StraitPacific Ocean28 40 N129 30 E
Amindivi Islands (former name for Laccadive Islands)India11 30 N72 30 E
Amirante Isles (island group; also Les Amirantes)Seychelles6 00 S53 10 E
Amman (capital)Jordan31 57 N35 56 E
Amsterdam (capital)Netherlands52 23 N4 54 E
Amsterdam Island (Ile Amsterdam)French Southern and Antarctic Lands37 52 S77 32 E
Amundsen SeaSouthern Ocean72 30 S112 00 W
Amur RiverChina, Russia52 56 N141 10 E
Amurskiy Liman (strait)Pacific Ocean53 00 N141 30 E
Anadyrskiy Zaliv (gulf)Pacific Ocean64 00 N177 00 E
Anatolia (region)Turkey39 00 N35 00 E
Andaman IslandsIndia12 00 N92 45 E
Andaman SeaIndian Ocean10 00 N95 00 E
Andorra la Vella (capital)Andorra42 30 N1 30 E
Andros (island)Greece37 45 N24 42 E
Andros IslandThe Bahamas24 26 N77 57 W
Anegada PassageAtlantic Ocean18 30 N63 40 W
Angkor Wat (ruins)Cambodia13 26 N103 50 E
Anglo-Egyptian Sudan (former name for Sudan)Sudan15 00 N30 00 E
Anjouan (island)Comoros12 15 S44 25 E
Ankara (capital)Turkey39 56 N32 52 E
Annobon (island)Equatorial Guinea1 25 S5 36 E
Antananarivo (capital)Madagascar18 52 S47 30 E
Antigua (island)Antigua and Barbuda14 34 N90 44 W
Antipodes IslandsNew Zealand49 41 S178 43 E
Antwerp (city)Belgium51 13 N4 25 E
Aomen (local Chinese short-form name for Macau)Macau22 10 N113 33 E
Aozou Strip (region)Chad22 00 N18 00 E
Apia (capital)Samoa13 50 S171 44 W
Aqaba, Gulf ofIndian Ocean29 00 N34 30 E
Arab, Shatt al (river)Iran, Iraq29 57 N48 34 E
Arabian SeaIndian Ocean15 00 N65 00 E
Arafura SeaPacific Ocean9 00 S133 00 E
Aral SeaKazakhstan, Uzbekistan45 00 N60 00 E
Argun RiverChina, Russia53 20 N121 28 E
Aru SeaPacific Ocean6 15 S135 00 E
As-Sudan (local name for Sudan)Sudan15 00 N30 00 E
Ascension IslandSaint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha7 57 S14 22 W
Ashgabat, Ashkhabad (capital)Turkmenistan37 57 N58 23 E
Asmara, Asmera (capital)Eritrea15 20 N38 53 E
Assumption IslandSeychelles9 46 S46 34 E
Astana (capital; formerly Akmola)Kazakhstan51 10 N71 30 E
Asuncion (capital)Paraguay25 16 S57 40 W
Asuncion IslandNorthern Mariana Islands19 40 N145 24 E
Atacama (desert)Chile23 00 S70 10 W
Atacama (region)Chile24 30 S69 15 W
Athens (capital)Greece37 59 N23 44 E
Attu IslandUnited States52 55 N172 57 E
Auckland (city)New Zealand36 52 S174 46 E
Auckland IslandsNew Zealand51 00 S166 30 E
Australes, Iles (island group; also Iles Tubuai)French Polynesia23 20 S151 00 W
Avarua (capital)Cook Islands21 12 S159 46 W
Axel Heiberg IslandCanada79 30 N90 00 W
Azad Kashmir (region)Pakistan34 30 N74 00 E
Azarbaycan, Azerbaidzhan (local name for Azerbaijan)Azerbaijan40 30 N47 30 E
Azores (islands)Portugal38 30 N28 00 W
Azov, Sea ofAtlantic Ocean49 00 N36 00 E
Bab el Mandeb (strait)Indian Ocean12 40 N43 20 E
Babuyan ChannelPacific Ocean18 44 N121 40 E
Babuyan IslandsPhilippines19 10 N121 40 E
Baffin BayArctic Ocean73 00 N66 00 W
Baffin IslandCanada68 00 N70 00 W
Baghdad (capital)Iraq33 21 N44 25 E
Baku (capital; also Baki, Baky)Azerbaijan40 23 N49 51 E
Balabac StraitPacific Ocean7 35 N117 00 E
Balearic IslandsSpain39 30 N3 00 E
Balearic Sea (Iberian Sea)Atlantic Ocean (Mediterranean Sea)40 30 N2 00 E
Bali (island)Indonesia8 20 S115 00 E
Bali SeaIndian Ocean7 45 S115 30 E
Balintang ChannelPacific Ocean19 49 N121 40 E
Balintang IslandsPhilippines19 55 N122 10 E
Balkan PeninsulaAlbania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Turkey (European part)42 00 N23 00 E
Balleny IslandsAntarctica67 00 S163 00 E
Balochistan (region)Pakistan28 00 N63 00 E
Baltic SeaAtlantic Ocean57 00 N19 00 E
Bamako (capital)Mali12 39 N8 00 W
Banaba (Ocean Island)Kiribati0 52 S169 35 E
Banat (region)Hungary, Romania, Serbia45 30 N21 00 E
Banda SeaPacific Ocean5 00 S128 00 E
Bandar Seri Begawan (capital)Brunei4 53 N114 56 E
Bangka (island)Indonesia2 30 S106 00 E
Bangkok (capital)Thailand13 45 N100 31 E
Bangui (capital)Central African Republic4 22 N18 35 E
Banjul (capital)The Gambia13 28 N16 39 W
Banks IslandAustralia10 12 S142 16 E
Banks Islands (Iles Banks)Vanuatu14 00 S167 30 E
Barbuda (island)Antigua and Barbuda17 38 N61 48 W
Barcelona (city)Spain41 25 N2 13 E
Barents SeaArctic Ocean74 00 N36 00 E
Barranquilla (city)Colombia10 59 N74 48 W
Bashi ChannelPacific Ocean22 00 N121 00 E
Basilan StraitPacific Ocean6 49 N122 05 E
Basque ProvincesSpain43 00 N2 30 W
Bass StraitPacific Ocean39 20 S145 30 E
Bassas da IndiaIndian Ocean21 30 S39 50 E
Basse-Terre (regional capital)France (Guadeloupe)16 00 N61 43 W
Basseterre (capital)Saint Kitts and Nevis17 18 N62 43 W
Bastia (city)France (Corsica)42 42 N9 27 E
Basutoland (former name for Lesotho)Lesotho29 30 S28 30 E
Batan IslandsPhilippines20 30 N121 50 E
Bavaria (region; also Bayern)Germany48 30 N11 30 E
Beagle ChannelAtlantic Ocean54 53 S68 10 W
Bear Island (see Bjornoya)Svalbard74 26 N19 05 E
Beaufort SeaArctic Ocean73 00 N140 00 W
Bechuanaland (former name for Botswana)Botswana22 00 S24 00 E
Beijing (capital)China39 56 N116 24 E
Beirut (capital)Lebanon33 53 N35 30 E
Bekaa ValleyLebanon34 00 N36 05 E
Belau (Palau Islands)Palau7 30 N134 30 E
Belep Islands (Iles Belep)New Caledonia19 45 S163 40 E
Belfast (city)United Kingdom54 36 N5 55 W
Belgian Congo (former name for Democratic Republic of the Congo)Democratic Republic of the Congo0 00 N25 00 E
Belgie, Belgique (local name for Belgium)Belgium50 50 N4 00 E
Belgrade (capital)Serbia44 50 N20 30 E
Belize CityBelize17 30 N88 12 W
Belle Isle, Strait ofAtlantic Ocean51 35 N56 30 W
Bellingshausen SeaSouthern Ocean71 00 S85 00 W
Belmopan (capital)Belize17 15 N88 46 W
Belorussia (former name for Belarus)Belarus53 00 N28 00 E
Benadir (region; former name of Italian Somaliland)Somalia4 00 N46 00 E
Bengal (region)Bangladesh, India24 30 N88 15 E
Bengal, Bay ofIndian Ocean15 00 N90 00 E
Berau, Gulf ofPacific Ocean2 30 S132 30 E
Bering IslandRussia55 00 N166 30 E
Bering SeaPacific Ocean60 00 N175 00 W
Bering StraitPacific Ocean65 30 N169 00 W
Berkner IslandAntarctica79 30 S49 30 W
Berlin (capital)Germany52 31 N13 24 E
Berlin, East (former name for eastern sector of Berlin)Germany52 30 N13 33 E
Berlin, West (former name for western sector of Berlin)Germany52 30 N13 20 E
Bern (capital)Switzerland46 57 N7 26 E
Bessarabia (region)Moldova, Romania, Ukraine47 00 N28 30 E
Bharat (local name for India)India20 00 N77 00 E
Bhopal (city)India23 16 N77 24 E
Biafra (region)Nigeria5 30 N7 30 E
Big Diomede IslandRussia65 46 N169 06 W
Bijagos, Arquipelago dos (island group)Guinea-Bissau11 25 N16 20 W
Bikini AtollMarshall Islands11 35 N165 23 E
Bilbao (city)Spain43 15 N2 58 W
Bioko (island)Equatorial Guinea3 30 N8 42 E
Biscay, Bay ofAtlantic Ocean44 00 N4 00 W
Bishkek (capital)Kyrgyzstan42 54 N74 36 E
Bishop RockUnited Kingdom49 52 N6 27 W
Bismarck Archipelago (island group)Papua New Guinea5 00 S150 00 E
Bismarck SeaPacific Ocean4 00 S148 00 E
Bissau (capital)Guinea-Bissau11 51 N15 35 W
Bjornoya (Bear Island)Svalbard74 26 N19 05 E
Black Forest (region)Germany48 00 N8 15 E
Black Rock (island)South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands53 39 S41 48 W
Black SeaAtlantic Ocean43 00 N35 00 E
Bloemfontein (judicial capital)South Africa29 12 S26 07 E
Bo Hai (gulf)Pacific Ocean38 00 N120 00 E
Boa Vista (island)Cabo Verde16 05 N22 50 W
Bogota (capital)Colombia4 36 N74 05 W
Bohemia (region)Czech Republic50 00 N14 30 E
Bombay (city; see Mumbai)India18 58 N72 50 E
Bonaire (island)Netherlands12 10 N68 15 W
Bonifacio, Strait ofAtlantic Ocean (Mediterranean Sea)41 01 N14 00 E
Bonin IslandsJapan27 00 N142 10 E
Bonn (former capital)Germany50 44 N7 05 E
Bophuthatswana (region; enclave)South Africa26 30 S25 30 E
Bora-Bora (island)French Polynesia16 30 S151 45 W
Bordeaux (city)France44 50 N0 34 W
Borneo (island)Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia0 30 N114 00 E
Bornholm (island)Denmark55 10 N15 00 E
Bosna i Hercegovina (local name for Bosnia and Herzegovina)Bosnia and Herzegovina44 00 N18 00 E
Bosnia (political region)Bosnia and Herzegovina44 00 N18 00 E
Bosporus (strait)Atlantic Ocean41 00 N29 00 E
Bothnia, Gulf ofAtlantic Ocean63 00 N20 00 E
Bougainville (island)Papua New Guinea6 00 S155 00 E
Bougainville StraitPacific Ocean6 40 S156 10 E
Bounty IslandsNew Zealand47 43 S174 00 E
Bourbon Island (former name of Reunion)Reunion21 06 S55 36 E
Brasilia (capital)Brazil15 47 S47 55 W
Bratislava (capital)Slovakia48 09 N17 07 E
Brazzaville (capital)Republic of the Congo4 16 S15 17 E
Bridgetown (capital)Barbados13 06 N59 37 W
Brisbane (city)Australia27 28 S153 02 E
Bristol BayPacific Ocean57 00 N160 00 W
Bristol ChannelAtlantic Ocean51 18 N3 30 W
Britain (see Great Britain)United Kingdom54 00 N2 00 W
British Bechuanaland (region; former name for northwest South Africa)South Africa27 30 S23 30 E
British Central African Protectorate (former name of Nyasaland)Malawi13 30 S34 00 E
British East Africa (former name for British possessions in eastern Africa)Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda1 00 N38 00 E
British Guiana (former name for Guyana)Guyana5 00 N59 00 W
British Honduras (former name for Belize)Belize17 15 N88 45 W
British Solomon Islands (former name for Solomon Islands)Solomon Islands8 00 S159 00 E
British Somaliland (former name for northern Somalia)Somalia10 00 N49 00 E
Brussels (capital)Belgium50 50 N4 20 E
Bubiyan (island)Kuwait29 47 N48 10 E
Bucharest (capital)Romania44 26 N26 06 E
Budapest (capital)Hungary47 30 N19 05 E
Buenos Aires (capital)Argentina34 36 S58 27 W
Bujumbura (capital)Burundi3 23 S29 22 E
Bukovina (region)Romania, Ukraine48 00 N26 00 E
Byelarus (local name for Belarus)Belarus53 00 N28 00 E
Byelorussia (former name for Belarus)Belarus53 00 N28 00 E
Cabinda (province)Angola5 33 S12 12 E
Cabot StraitAtlantic Ocean47 20 N59 30 W
Caicos IslandsTurks and Caicos Islands21 56 N71 58 W
Cairo (capital)Egypt30 03 N31 15 E
Calcutta (city)India22 32 N88 21 E
Calgary (city)Canada51 02 N114 04 W
California, Gulf ofPacific Ocean28 00 N112 00 W
Cameroun (local name for Cameroon)Cameroon6 00 N12 00 E
Campbell IslandNew Zealand52 33 S169 09 E
Campeche, Bay ofAtlantic Ocean (Gulf of Mexico)20 00 N94 00 W
Canal Zone (former name for US possessions in Panama)Panama9 00 N79 45 W
Canarias SeaAtlantic Ocean28 00 N16 00 W
Canary IslandsSpain28 00 N15 30 W
Canberra (capital)Australia35 17 S149 08 E
Cancun (city)Mexico21 10 N86 50 W
Canton (city; now Guangzhou)China23 06 N113 16 E
Canton Island (Kanton Island)Kiribati2 49 S171 40 W
Cape Juby (region; former name for Southern Morocco)Morocco27 53 N12 58 W
Cape of Good Hope (cape; also alternate name for Cape Province of South Africa)South Africa34 15 S18 20 E
Cape Province (region; former name for Northern, Western, and Eastern Cape Provinces of South Africa)South Africa31 30 S22 30 E
Cape Town (legislative capital)South Africa33 57 S18 25 E
Caracas (capital)Venezuela10 30 N66 56 W
Cargados Carajos ShoalsMauritius16 25 S59 38 E
Caribbean SeaAtlantic Ocean15 00 N73 00 W
Caroline IslandsFederated States of Micronesia, Palau7 30 N148 00 E
Carpatho-Ukraine (region; former name for Zakarpattia oblast')Ukraine48 22 N23 32 E
Carpentaria, Gulf ofPacific Ocean14 00 S139 00 E
Casablanca (city)Morocco33 35 N7 34 W
Castries (capital)Saint Lucia14 01 N61 00 W
Catalonia (region)Spain42 00 N2 00 E
Cato IslandAustralia23 15 S155 32 E
Caucasus (region)Russia42 00 N45 00 E
Cayenne (regional capital)France (Guyane)4 56 N52 20 W
Celebes (island)Indonesia2 00 S121 00 E
Celebes SeaPacific Ocean3 00 N122 00 E
Celtic SeaAtlantic Ocean51 00 N6 30 W
Central African Empire (former name for Central African Republic)Central African Republic7 00 N21 00 E
Ceram (Seram) SeaPacific Ocean2 30 S129 30 E
Ceska Republika (local long-form name for Czechia)Czechia49 45 N15 30 E
Ceskoslovensko (former local name for Czechoslovakia)Czechia, Slovakia49 00 N17 30 E
Cetinje (capital city)Montenegro42 24 N18 55 E
Ceuta (city)Spain35 53 N5 19 W
Ceylon (former name for Sri Lanka)Sri Lanka7 00 N81 00 E
Chafarinas, Islas (island)Spain35 12 N2 26 W
Chagos Archipelago (Oil Islands)British Indian Ocean Territory6 00 S71 30 E
Challenger Deep (Mariana Trench)Pacific Ocean11 22 N142 36 E
Channel IslandsGuernsey, Jersey49 20 N2 20 W
Charlotte Amalie (capital)Virgin Islands18 21 N64 56 W
Chatham IslandsNew Zealand44 00 S176 30 W
Chechnya (region; also Chechnia)Russia43 15 N45 40 E
Cheju StraitPacific Ocean34 00 N126 30 E
Cheju-do (island)Korea, South33 20 N126 30 E
Chengdu (city)China30 43 N104 04 E
Chennai (city; also Madras)India13 04 N80 16 E
Chesterfield Islands (Iles Chesterfield)New Caledonia19 52 S158 15 E
Chihli, Gulf of (see Bo Hai)Pacific Ocean38 30 N120 00 E
Chiloe (island)Chile42 50 S74 00 W
China, People's Republic ofChina35 00 N105 00 E
China, Republic ofTaiwan23 30 N121 00 E
Chisinau (capital; also Kishinev)Moldova47 00 N28 50 E
Choiseul (island)Solomon Islands7 05 S121 00 E
Choson (local name for North Korea)North Korea40 00 N127 00 E
Christmas Island (Indian Ocean)Australia10 25 S105 39 E
Christmas Island (Pacific Ocean; also Kiritimati)Kiribati1 52 N157 20 W
Chukchi SeaArctic Ocean69 00 N171 00 W
Chuuk Islands (Truk Islands)Federated States of Micronesia7 25 N151 47 W
Cilicia (region)Turkey36 50 N34 30 E
Ciskei (enclave)South Africa33 00 S27 00 E
Citta del Vaticano (local name for Vatican City)Holy See41 54 N12 27 E
Cochin China (region)Vietnam11 00 N107 00 E
Coco, Isla del (island)Costa Rica5 32 N87 04 W
Cocos IslandsCocos (Keeling) Islands12 30 S96 50 E
Colombo (capital)Sri Lanka6 56 N79 51 E
Colon, Archipielago de (Galapagos Islands)Ecuador0 00 N90 30 W
Commander Islands (Komandorskiye Ostrova)Russia55 00 N167 00 E
Comores (local name for Comoros)Comoros12 10 S44 15 E
Con Son (islands)Vietnam8 43 N106 36 E
Conakry (capital)Guinea9 31 N13 43 W
Confederatio Helvetica (local name for Switzerland)Switzerland47 00 N8 00 E
Congo (Brazzaville) (former name for Republic of the Congo)Republic of the Congo1 00 S15 00 E
Congo (Leopoldville) (former name for the Democratic Republic of the Congo)Democratic Republic of the Congo0 00 N25 00 E
Constantinople (city; former name for Istanbul)Turkey41 01 N28 58 E
Cook StraitPacific Ocean41 15 S174 30 E
Copenhagen (capital)Denmark55 40 N12 35 E
Coral SeaPacific Ocean15 00 S150 00 E
Corfu (island)Greece39 40 N19 45 E
Corinth (region)Greece37 56 N22 56 E
Corisco (island)Equatorial Guinea0 55 N9 19 E
Corn Islands (Islas del Maiz)Nicaragua12 15 N83 00 W
Corocoro IslandGuyana, Venezuela3 38 N66 50 W
Corsica (island; also Corse)France42 00 N9 00 E
Cosmoledo Group (island group; also Atoll de Cosmoledo)Seychelles9 43 S47 35 E
Cotonou (former capital)Benin6 21 N2 26 E
Cotopaxi (volcano)Ecuador0 39 S78 26 W
Courantyne RiverGuyana, Suriname5 57 N57 06 W
Cozumel (island)Mexico20 30 N86 55 W
Crete (island)Greece35 15 N24 45 E
Crimea (region)Ukraine45 00 N34 00 E
Crimean PeninsulaUkraine45 00 N34 00 E
Crooked Island PassageAtlantic Ocean22 55 N74 35 W
Crozet Islands (Iles Crozet)French Southern and Antarctic Lands46 30 S51 00 E
Cyclades (island group)Greece37 00 N25 10 E
Cyrenaica (region)Libya31 00 N22 00 E
Czechoslovakia (former name for the entity that subsequently split into Czechia and Slovakia)Czechia, Slovakia49 00 N18 00 E
D'Entrecasteaux IslandsPapua New Guinea9 30 S150 40 E
Dagestan (region)Russia43 00 N47 00 E
Dahomey (former name for Benin)Benin9 30 N2 15 E
Daito IslandsJapan43 00 N17 00 E
Dakar (capital)Senegal14 40 N17 26 W
Dalmatia (region)Croatia43 00 N17 00 E
Daman (city; also Damao)India20 10 N73 00 E
Damascus (capital)Syria33 30 N36 18 E
Danger Islands (see Pukapuka Atoll)Cook Islands10 53 S165 49 W
Danish StraitsAtlantic Ocean58 00 N11 00 E
Danish West Indies (former name for the Virgin Islands)Virgin Islands18 20 N64 50 W
Danmark (local name)Denmark56 00 N10 00 E
Danzig (city; former name for Gdansk)Poland54 23 N18 40 E
Dao Bach Long Vi (island)Vietnam20 08 N107 44 E
Dar es Salaam (capital)Tanzania6 48 S39 17 E
Dardanelles (strait)Atlantic Ocean40 15 N26 25 E
Davis StraitAtlantic Ocean67 00 N57 00 W
Dead SeaIsrael, Jordan, West Bank32 30 N35 30 E
Deception IslandAntarctica62 56 S60 34 W
Denmark StraitAtlantic Ocean67 00 N24 00 W
Desolation Islands (Isles Kerguelen)French Southern and Antarctic Lands49 30 S69 30 E
Deutschland (local name for Germany)Germany51 00 N9 00 E
Devils Island (Ile du Diable)French Guiana5 17 N52 35 W
Devon IslandCanada76 00 N87 00 W
Dhaka (capital)Bangladesh23 43 N90 25 E
Dhivehi Raajje (local name for Maldives)Maldives3 15 N73 00 E
Dhofar (region)Oman17 00 N54 10 E
Diego Garcia (island)British Indian Ocean Territory7 20 S72 25 E
Diego Ramirez (islands)Chile56 30 S68 43 W
Dili (capital)Timor-Leste8 35 S125 36 E
Dilmun (former name for Bahrain)Bahrain7 00 N81 00 E
Diomede IslandsRussia (Big Diomede), United States (Little Diomede)65 47 N169 00 W
Diu (region)India20 42 N70 59 E
Djibouti (capital)Djibouti11 30 N43 15 E
Dnieper (river)Belarus, Russia, Ukraine (Dnyapro, Dnepr, Dnipro)46 30 N32 18 E
Dniester (river)Moldova, Ukraine (Nistru, Dnister)46 18 N30 17 E
Dobruja (region)Bulgaria, Romania43 30 N28 00 E
Dodecanese (island group)Greece36 00 N27 05 E
Dodoma (city)Tanzania6 11 S35 45 E
Doha (capital)Qatar25 17 N51 32 E
Donets BasinRussia, Ukraine48 15 N38 30 E
Douala (city)Cameroon4 03 N9 42 E
Douglas (capital)Man, Isle of54 09 N4 28 W
Dover, Strait ofAtlantic Ocean51 00 N1 30 E
Drake PassageAtlantic Ocean, Southern Ocean60 00 S60 00 W
Druk Yul (local name for Bhutan)Bhutan27 30 N90 30 E
Dubai, Dubayy (city)United Arab Emirates25 18 N55 18 E
Dublin (capital)Ireland53 20 N6 15 W
Duesseldorf (city)Germany51 13 N6 47 E
Durban (city)South Africa29 51 S31 02 E
Dushanbe (capital)Tajikistan38 35 N68 48 E
Dutch Antilles (former name for the Netherlands Antilles)Aruba, Curacao, Sint Maarten12 10 N68 30 W
Dutch East Indies (former name for Indonesia)Indonesia5 00 S120 00 E
Dutch Guiana (former name for Suriname)Suriname4 00 N56 00 W
Dutch West Indies (former name for the Netherlands Antilles)Aruba, Curacao, Sint Maarten12 10 N68 30 W
Dzungarian Gate (valley)China, Kazakhstan45 25 N82 25 E
East China SeaPacific Ocean30 00 N126 00 E
East Frisian IslandsGermany53 44 N7 25 E
East Germany (German Democratic Republic; former name for eastern portion of Germany)Germany52 00 N13 00 E
East Korea Strait (Eastern Channel or Tsushima Strait)Pacific Ocean34 00 N129 00 E
East Pakistan (former name for Bangladesh)Bangladesh24 00 N90 00 E
East Siberian SeaArctic Ocean74 00 N166 00 E
Easter Island (Isla de Pascua)Chile27 07 S109 22 W
Eastern Channel (East Korea Strait or Tsushima Strait)Pacific Ocean34 00 N129 00 E
Eastern Samoa (former name for American Samoa)American Samoa14 20 S170 00 W
Edinburgh (city)United Kingdom55 57 N3 11 W
Eesti (local name for Estonia)Estonia59 00 N26 00 E
Eire (local name for Ireland)Ireland53 00 N8 00 W
Elba (island)Italy42 46 N10 17 E
Elemi Triangle (region)Ethiopia (claimed), Kenya (de facto), Sudan (claimed)5 00 N35 30 E
Ellada, Ellas (local name for Greece)Greece39 00 N22 00 E
Ellef Ringnes IslandCanada78 00 N103 00 W
Ellesmere IslandCanada81 00 N80 00 W
Ellice IslandsTuvalu8 00 S178 00 E
Ellsworth Land (region)Antarctica75 00 S92 00 W
Elobey, Islas de (island group)Equatorial Guinea0 59 N9 33 E
Enderbury IslandKiribati3 08 S171 05 W
Enewetak Atoll (Eniwetok Atoll)Marshall Islands11 30 N162 15 E
England (region)United Kingdom52 30 N1 30 W
English ChannelAtlantic Ocean50 20 N1 00 W
Eniwetok Atoll (see Enewetak Atoll)Marshall Islands11 30 N162 15 E
Eolie, Isole (island group)Italy38 30 N15 00 E
Epirus, Northern (region)Albania, Greece40 00 N20 30 E
Episkopi Cantonment (capital)Akrotiri, Dhekelia34 40 N32 51 E
Ertra (local name for Eritrea)Eritrea15 00 N39 00 E
EspanaSpain40 00 N4 00 W
Essequibo (region; claimed by Venezuela)Guyana6 59 N58 23 W
Etorofu (island; also Iturup)Russia (de facto)44 55 N147 40 E
Europa IslandIndian Ocean22 20 S40 22 E
Farquhar Group (island group; also Atoll de Farquhar)Seychelles10 10 S51 10 E
Fashoda (town; also Kodok)South Sudan9 53 N32 7 E
Fergana ValleyKyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan41 00 N72 00 E
Fernando de Noronha (island group)Brazil3 51 S32 25 W
Fernando Po (island; see Bioko)Equatorial Guinea3 30 N8 42 E
Filipinas (local name for the Philippines; also Pilipinas)Philippines13 00 N122 00 E
Finland, Gulf ofAtlantic Ocean (Baltic Sea)60 00 N27 00 E
Fiume (city; former name for Rijeka)Croatia45 19 N14 25 E
Florence (city)Italy43 46 N11 16 E
Flores (island)Indonesia8 45 S121 00 E
Flores SeaPacific Ocean7 40 S119 45 E
Florida, Straits ofAtlantic Ocean25 00 N79 45 W
Fongafale (largest island of Funafuti)Tuvalu8 30 S179 12 E
Former Soviet Union (FSU)Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan - -
Formosa (island)Taiwan23 30 N121 00 E
Formosa Strait (see Taiwan Strait)Pacific Ocean24 00 N119 00 E
Foroyar (local name for Faroe Islands)Faroe Islands62 00 N7 00 W
Fort-de-France (regional capital)France (Martinique)14 36 N61 04 W
Frankfurt am Main (city)Germany50 07 N8 41 E
Franz Josef Land (island group)Russia81 00 N55 00 E
Freetown (capital)Sierra Leone8 30 N13 15 W
French Cameroon (former name for Cameroon)Cameroon6 00 N12 00 E
French Guinea (former name for Guinea)Guinea11 00 N10 00 W
French Indochina (former name for French possessions in southeast Asia)Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam15 00 N107 00 E
French Morocco (former name for Morocco)Morocco32 00 N5 00 W
French Somaliland (former name for Djibouti)Djibouti11 30 N43 00 E
French Sudan (former name for Mali)Mali17 00 N4 00 W
French Territory of the Afars and Issas (or FTAI; former name for Djibouti)Djibouti11 30 N43 00 E
French Togoland (former name for Togo)Togo8 00 N1 10 E
French West Indies (former name for French possessions in the West Indies)Guadeloupe, Martinique16 30 N62 00 W
Friendly IslandsTonga20 00 S175 00 W
Frisian IslandsDenmark, Germany, Netherlands53 35 N6 40 E
Frunze (city; former name for Bishkek)Kyrgyzstan42 54 N74 36 E
Funafuti (capital, atoll)Tuvalu8 30 S179 12 E
Fundy, Bay ofAtlantic Ocean45 00 N66 00 W
Futuna Islands (Hoorn Islands/Iles de Horne)Wallis and Futuna14 19 S178 05 W
Fyn (island)Denmark55 20 N10 25 E
Gaborone (capital)Botswana24 45 S25 55 E
Galapagos Islands (Archipielago de Colon)Ecuador0 00 N90 30 W
Galicia (autonomous community)Spain42.50 N8.10 W
Galicia (region)Poland, Ukraine49 30 N23 00 E
Galilee (region)Israel32 54 N35 20 E
Galleons PassageAtlantic Ocean11 00 N60 55 W
Gambier Islands (Iles Gambier)French Polynesia23 09 S134 58 W
Gaspar StraitPacific Ocean3 00 S107 00 E
Gdansk (city; formerly Danzig)Poland54 23 N18 40 E
Geneva (city)Switzerland46 12 N6 10 E
Genoa (city)Italy44 25 N8 57 E
George Town (capital)Cayman Islands19 20 N81 23 W
George Town (city)Malaysia5 26 N100 16 E
Georgetown (capital)Guyana6 48 N58 10 W
Georgetown (city)The Gambia13 30 N14 47 W
German Democratic Republic (East Germany; former name for eastern portion of Germany)Germany52 00 N13 00 E
German Southwest Africa (former name for Namibia)Namibia22 00 S17 00 E
Germany, Federal Republic ofGermany51 00 N9 00 E
Gibraltar (city, peninsula)Gibraltar36 11 N5 22 W
Gibraltar, Strait ofAtlantic Ocean35 57 N5 36 W
Gidi PassEgypt30 13 N33 09 E
Gilbert IslandsKiribati1 25 N173 00 E
Glorioso IslandsIndian Ocean11 30 S47 20 E
Goa (state)India15 20 N74 00 E
Gobi (desert)China, Mongolia42 30 N107 00 E
Godthab (capital; also Nuuk)Greenland64 11 N51 44 W
Golan Heights (region)Syria33 00 N35 45 E
Gold Coast (former name for Ghana)Ghana8 00 N2 00 W
Golfo San Jorge (gulf)Atlantic Ocean46 00 S66 00 W
Golfo San Matias (gulf)Atlantic Ocean41 30 S64 00 W
Good Hope, Cape ofSouth Africa34 24 S18 30 E
Goteborg (city)Sweden57 43 N11 58 E
Gotland (island)Sweden57 30 N18 33 E
Gough IslandSaint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha40 20 S9 55 W
Graham Land (region)Antarctica65 00 S64 00 W
Gran Chaco (region)Argentina, Paraguay24 00 S60 00 W
Grand Bahama (island)The Bahamas26 40 N78 35 W
Grand Banks (fishing ground)Atlantic Ocean47 06 N55 48 W
Grand Cayman (island)Cayman Islands19 20 N81 20 W
Grand Turk (capital; also Cockburn Town)Turks and Caicos Islands21 28 N71 08 W
Great Australian BightIndian Ocean35 00 S130 00 E
Great Belt (strait; also Store Baelt)Atlantic Ocean55 30 N11 00 E
Great Bitter LakeEgypt30 20 N32 23 E
Great Britain (island)United Kingdom54 00 N2 00 W
Great ChannelIndian Ocean6 25 N94 20 E
Great Inagua (island)The Bahamas21 00 N73 20 W
Great Rift ValleyEthiopia, Kenya0 30 N36 00 E
Greater Sunda IslandsBrunei, Indonesia, Malaysia2 00 S110 00 E
Green IslandsPapua New Guinea4 30 S154 10 E
Greenland SeaArctic Ocean79 00 N5 00 W
Grenadines, Northern (island group)Saint Vincent and the Grenadines13 15 N61 12 W
Grenadines, Southern (island group)Grenada12 07 N61 40 W
Grytviken (town; on South Georgia)South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands54 15 S36 45 W
Guadalahara (city)Mexico20 40 N103 24 W
Guadalcanal (island)Solomon Islands9 32 S160 12 E
Guadaloupe (islands)France16 15 N61 33 W
Guadalupe, Isla de (island)Mexico29 11 N118 17 W
Guangzhou (city; also Canton)China23 09 N113 21 E
Guantanamo Bay (US Naval Base)Cuba20 00 N75 08 W
Guatemala (capital)Guatemala14 38 N90 31 W
Guine-Bissau (local name for Guinea-Bissau)Guinea-Bissau12 00 N15 00 W
Guinea Ecuatorial (local name for Equatorial Guinea)Equatorial Guinea2 00 N10 00 E
Guinea, Gulf ofAtlantic Ocean3 00 N2 30 E
Guinee (local name for Guinea)Guinea11 00 N10 00 W
Gustavia (capital)Saint Barthelemy17 53 N62 51 W
Guyane (local name for French Guiana)France4 00 N53 00 W
Ha'apai Group (island group)Tonga19 42 S174 29 W
Habomai IslandsRussia (de facto)43 30 N146 10 E
Hadhramaut (region)Yemen15 00 N50 00 E
Hagatna (capital; formerly Agana)Guam13 28 N144 45 E
Hague, The (seat of government)Netherlands52 05 N4 18 E
Haifa (city)Israel32 50 N35 00 E
Hainan Dao (island)China19 00 N109 30 E
Haiphong (city)Vietnam20 52 N106 41 E
Hala'ib Triangle (region)Egypt (claimed), Sudan (de facto)22 30 N35 00 E
Halifax (city)Canada44 39 N63 36 W
Halmahera (island)Indonesia1 00 N128 00 E
Halmahera SeaPacific Ocean0 30 S129 00 E
Hamburg (city)Germany53 34 N9 59 E
Hamilton (capital)Bermuda32 17 N64 46 W
Han-guk (local name for South KoreaSouth Korea37 00 N127 30 E
Hanoi (capital)Vietnam21 02 N105 51 E
Harare (capital)Zimbabwe17 50 S31 03 E
Hatay (province)Turkey36 30 N36 15 E
Havana (capital)Cuba23 08 N82 22 W
Hawaii (island)United States19 45 N155 45 W
Hawaiian IslandsUnited States21 00 N157 45 W
Hawar (island)Bahrain25 40 N50 47 E
Hayastan (local name for Armenia)Armenia40 00 N45 00 E
Heard IslandHeard Island and McDonald Islands53 06 S73 30 E
Hejaz (region)Saudi Arabia24 30 N38 30 E
Helsinki (capital)Finland60 10 N24 58 E
Hervey Islands (former name for Cook Islands)Cook Islands21 14 S159 46 W
Herzegovina (political region)Bosnia and Herzegovina44 00 N18 00 E
Hiiumaa (island)Estonia58 50 N22 30 E
Hispaniola (island)Dominican Republic, Haiti18 45 N71 00 W
Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon)Vietnam10 45 N106 40 E
Hokkaido (island)Japan44 00 N143 00 E
Holland (region)Netherlands52 30 N5 45 E
Hong Kong (special administrative region)Hong Kong22 15 N114 10 E
Honiara (capital)Solomon Islands9 26 S159 57 E
Honshu (island)Japan36 00 N138 00 E
Hormuz, Strait ofIndian Ocean26 34 N56 15 E
Horn of Africa (region)Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia8 00 N48 00 E
Horn, Cape (Cabo de Hornos)Chile55 59 S67 16 W
Horne, Iles de (island group)Wallis and Futuna14 19 S178 05 W
Hrvatska (local name for Croatia)Croatia45 10 N15 30 E
Hudson BayArctic Ocean60 00 N86 00 W
Hudson StraitArctic Ocean62 00 N71 00 W
Hunter IslandNew Caledonia, Vanuatu22 24 S172 06 E
Iberian PeninsulaPortugal, Spain40 00 N5 00 W
Iceland SeaArctic Ocean68 00 N20 00 W
Ifni (region; former name of part of Spanish West Africa)Morocco29 22 N10 09 W
Inaccessible IslandSaint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha37 17 S12 40 W
Indochina (region)Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam15 00 N107 00 E
Ingushetia (region)Russia43 15 N45 00 E
Inhambane (region)Mozambique22 30 S34 30 E
Inini (former name for French Guiana)French Guiana4 00 N53 00 W
Inland SeaJapan34 20 N133 30 E
Inner Hebrides (islands)United Kingdom56 30 N6 20 W
Inner Mongolia (region; also Nei Mongol)China42 00 N113 00 E
Ionian IslandsGreece38 30 N20 30 E
Ionian SeaAtlantic Ocean38 30 N18 00 E
Irian Jaya (province)Indonesia5 00 S138 00 E
Irish SeaAtlantic Ocean53 30 N5 20 W
Iron Gate (river gorge)Romania, Serbia44 41 N22 31 E
Iskenderun (region; formerly Alexandretta)Turkey36 34 N36 08 E
Islamabad (capital)Pakistan33 42 N73 10 E
Island (local name for Iceland)Iceland65 00 N18 00 W
Islas Malvinas (island group)Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)51 45 S59 00 W
Istanbul (city)Turkey41 01 N28 58 E
Istrian PeninsulaCroatia, Slovenia45 00 N14 00 E
Italia (local name for Italy)Italy42 50 N12 50 E
Italian East Africa (former name for Italian possessions in eastern Africa)Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia8 00 N38 00 E
Italian Somaliland (former name for southern Somalia)Somalia10 00 N49 00 E
Ittihad al-Imarat al-Arabiyah (local name for the United Arab Emirates)United Arab Emirates24 00 N54 00 E
Iturup (island; see Etorofu)Russia (de facto)44 55 N147 40 E
Ityop'iya (local name for Ethiopia)Ethiopia8 00 N38 00 E
Ivory Coast (former name for Cote d'Ivoire)Cote d'Ivoire8 00 N5 00 W
Iwo Jima (island)Japan24 47 N141 20 E
Izmir (region)Turkey38 25 N27 10 E
Jakarta (capital)Indonesia6 10 S106 48 E
James BayArctic Ocean54 00 N80 00 W
Jamestown (capital)Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha15 56 S5 44 W
Jammu (city)India32 42 N74 52 E
Jammu and Kashmir (region)India, Pakistan34 00 N76 00 E
Japan, Sea ofPacific Ocean40 00 N135 00 E
Jars, Plain ofLaos19 27 N103 10 E
Java (island)Indonesia7 30 S110 00 E
Java SeaPacific Ocean5 00 S110 00 E
Jerusalem (capital, proclaimed)Israel, West Bank31 47 N35 14 E
Jiddah, Jeddah (city)Saudi Arabia21 30 N39 12 E
Johannesburg (city)South Africa26 15 S28 00 E
Joseph Bonaparte GulfPacific Ocean14 00 S128 45 E
Juan de Fuca, Strait ofPacific Ocean48 18 N124 00 W
Juan de Nova IslandIndian Ocean17 03 S42 45 E
Juan Fernandez, Islas de (island group)Chile33 00 S80 00 W
Juba (capital)South Sudan04 51 N31 37 E
Jubal, Strait ofIndian Ocean27 40 N33 55 E
Judaea (region)Israel, West Bank31 35 N35 00 E
Jugoslavia, Jugoslavija (local names for Yugoslavia, a former Balkan federation)Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Slovenia43 00 N21 00 E
Jutland (region)Denmark56 00 N9 15 E
Juventud, Isla de la (Isle of Youth)Cuba21 40 N82 50 W
Kabardino-Balkaria (region)Russia43 30 N43 30 E
Kabul (capital)Afghanistan34 31 N69 12 E
Kaduna (city)Nigeria10 33 N7 27 E
Kailas RangeChina, India30 00 N82 00 E
Kalaallit Nunaat (local name for Greenland)Greenland72 00 N40 00 W
Kalahari (desert)Botswana, Namibia, South Africa23 00 S22 00 E
Kalimantan (region)Indonesia0 00 N115 00 E
Kaliningrad (region; formerly part of East Prussia)Russia54 30 N21 00 E
Kamaran (island)Yemen15 21 N42 34 E
Kamchatka Peninsula (Poluostrov Kamchatka)Russia56 00 N160 00 E
Kampala (capital)Uganda0 19 N32 25 E
Kampuchea (former name for Cambodia)Cambodia13 00 N105 00 E
Kane Basin (portion of channel)Arctic Ocean79 30 N68 00 W
Kanton IslandKiribati2 49 S171 40 W
Kara SeaArctic Ocean76 00 N80 00 E
Karachevo-Cherkessia (region)Russia43 40 N41 50 E
Karachi (city)Pakistan24 51 N67 03 E
Karafuto (island; former name for southern Sakhalin Island)Russia50 00 N143 00 E
Karakoram PassChina, India35 30 N77 50 E
Karelia, Kareliya (region)Finland, Russia63 15 N30 48 E
Karelian IsthmusRussia60 25 N30 00 E
Karimata StraitPacific Ocean2 05 S108 40 E
Kashmir (region)India, Pakistan34 00 N76 00 E
Katanga (region)Democratic Republic of the Congo10 00 S26 00 E
Kathmandu (capital)Nepal27 43 N85 19 E
Kattegat (strait)Atlantic Ocean57 00 N11 00 E
Kauai ChannelPacific Ocean21 45 N158 50 W
Kazakstan (former name for Kazakhstan)Kazakhstan48 00 N68 00 E
Keeling IslandsCocos (Keeling) Islands12 30 S96 50 E
Kerguelen, Iles (island group)French Southern and Antarctic Lands49 30 S69 30 E
Kermadec IslandsNew Zealand29 50 S178 15 W
Kerulen RiverChina, Mongolia48 48 N117 00 E
Khabarovsk (city)Russia48 27 N135 06 E
Khanka, LakeChina, Russia45 00 N132 24 E
Khartoum (capital)Sudan15 36 N32 32 E
Khios (island)Greece38 22 N26 04 E
Khmer Republic (former name for Cambodia)Cambodia13 00 N105 00 E
Khuriya Muriya Islands (Kuria Muria Islands)Oman17 30 N56 00 E
Khyber PassAfghanistan, Pakistan34 05 N71 10 E
Kibris (Turkish local name for Cyprus)Cyprus35 00 N33 00 E
Kiel Canal (Nord-Ostsee Kanal)Atlantic Ocean53 53 N9 08 E
Kiev (city; former name for Kyiv)Ukraine50 26 N30 31 E
Kigali (capital)Rwanda1 57 S30 04 E
Kingston (capital)Jamaica18 00 N76 48 W
Kingstown (capital)Saint Vincent and the Grenadines13 09 N61 14 W
Kinshasa (capital)Democratic Republic of the Congo4 18 S15 18 E
Kipros (Greek local name for Cyprus)Cyprus35 00 N33 00 E
Kirghiziya, Kirgizia (former name for Kyrgyzstan)Kyrgyzstan41 00 N75 00 E
Kirguizstan (local name for Kyrgyzstan)Kyrgyzstan41 00 N75 00 E
Kiritimati (Christmas Island)Kiribati1 52 N157 20 W
Kishinev (see Chisinau)Moldova47 00 N28 50 E
Kithira StraitAtlantic Ocean36 00 N23 00 E
Kobe (city)Japan34 41 N135 10 E
Kodiak IslandUnited States57 49 N152 23 W
Kodok (town; also Fashoda)South Sudan9 53 N32 7 E
Kola Peninsula (Kol'skiy Poluostrov)Russia67 20 N37 00 E
Kolonia (town; former capital; changed to Palikir)Federated States of Micronesia6 58 N158 13 E
Korea BayPacific Ocean39 00 N124 00 E
Korea StraitPacific Ocean34 00 N129 00 E
Korea, Democratic People's Republic ofNorth Korea40 00 N127 00 E
Korea, Republic ofSouth Korea37 00 N127 30 E
Koror (capital)Palau7 20 N134 29 E
Kosovo (region)Kosovo42 30 N21 00 E
Kosrae (island)Federated States of Micronesia5 20 N163 00 E
Kowloon (city)Hong Kong22 18 N114 10 E
Kra, Isthmus ofBurma, Thailand10 20 N99 00 E
Krakatoa (volcano)Indonesia6 07 S105 24 E
Krakow (city)Poland50 03 N19 56 E
Kuala Lumpur (capital)Malaysia3 10 N101 42 E
Kunashiri (island; also Kunashir)Russia (de facto)44 20 N146 00 E
Kunlun MountainsChina36 00 N84 00 E
Kuril IslandsRussia (de facto)46 10 N152 00 E
Kuwait (capital)Kuwait29 20 N47 59 E
Kuznetsk BasinRussia54 00 N86 00 E
Kwajalein AtollMarshall Islands9 05 N167 20 E
Kyiv (capital)Ukraine50 26 N30 31 E
Kyushu (island)Japan33 00 N131 00 E
La Paz (administrative capital)Bolivia16 30 S68 09 W
La Perouse StraitPacific Ocean45 45 N142 00 E
Labrador (peninsula, region)Canada54 00 N62 00 W
Labrador SeaAtlantic Ocean60 00 N55 00 W
Laccadive IslandsIndia10 00 N73 00 E
Laccadive SeaIndian Ocean7 00 N76 00 E
Lagos (former capital)Nigeria6 27 N3 24 E
Lahore (city)Pakistan31 33 N74 23 E
Lake ErieAtlantic Ocean42 30 N81 00 W
Lake HuronAtlantic Ocean45 00 N83 00 W
Lake MichiganAtlantic Ocean43 30 N87 30 W
Lake OntarioAtlantic Ocean43 30 N78 00 W
Lake SuperiorAtlantic Ocean48 00 N88 00 W
Lakshadweep (Laccadive Islands)India10 00 N73 00 E
Lantau IslandHong Kong22 15 N113 55 E
Lao (local name for Laos)Laos18 00 N105 00 E
Laptev SeaArctic Ocean76 00 N126 00 E
Las Palmas (city)Spain (Canary Islands)28 06 N15 24 W
Latakia (region)Syria36 00 N35 50 E
Latvija (local name for Latvia)Latvia57 00 N25 00 E
Lau Group (island group)Fiji18 20 S178 30 E
Lefkosa (see Nicosia)Cyprus35 10 N33 22 E
Leipzig (city)Germany51 21 N12 23 E
Lemnos (island)Greece39 54 N25 21 E
Leningrad (city; former name for Saint Petersburg)Russia59 55 N30 15 E
Lesser Sunda IslandsIndonesia9 00 S120 00 E
Lesvos (island)Greece39 15 N26 15 E
Leyte (island)Philippines10 50 N124 50 E
Liancourt Rocks (claimed by Japan)South Korea37 15 N131 50 E
Liaodong Wan (gulf)Pacific Ocean40 30 N121 20 E
Liban (local name for Lebanon)Lebanon33 50 N36 50 E
Libreville (capital)Gabon0 23 N9 27 E
Lietuva (local name for Lithuania)Lithuania56 00 N24 00 E
Ligurian SeaAtlantic Ocean43 30 N9 00 E
Lilongwe (capital)Malawi13 59 S33 44 E
Lima (capital)Peru12 03 S77 03 W
Lincoln SeaArctic Ocean83 00 N56 00 W
Line IslandsJarvis Island, Kingman Reef, Kiribati, Palmyra Atoll0 05 N157 00 W
Lion, Gulf ofAtlantic Ocean43 20 N4 00 E
Lisbon (capital)Portugal38 43 N9 08 W
Little Belt (strait; also Lille Baelt)Atlantic Ocean55 05 N9 55 E
Ljubljana (capital)Slovenia46 03 N14 31 E
Llanos (region)Venezuela8 00 N68 00 W
Lobamba (city)Eswatini26 27 S31 12 E
Lombok (island)Indonesia8 28 S116 40 E
Lombok StraitIndian Ocean8 30 S115 50 E
Lome (capital)Togo6 08 N1 13 E
London (capital)United Kingdom51 30 N0 10 W
Longyearbyen (capital)Svalbard78 13 N15 33 E
Lord Howe IslandAustralia31 30 S159 00 E
Lorraine (region)France48 42 N6 11 E
Louisiade ArchipelagoPapua New Guinea11 00 S153 00 E
Lourenco Marques (city; former name for Maputo)Mozambique25 56 S32 34 E
Loyalty Islands (Iles Loyaute)New Caledonia21 00 S167 00 E
Luanda (capital)Angola8 48 S13 14 E
Lubnan (local name for Lebanon)Lebanon33 50 N36 50 E
Lubumbashi (city)Democratic Republic of the Congo11 40 S27 28 E
Lucayan ArchipelagoThe Bahamas, Turks and Caicos Islands23 74 N75 37 W
Lusaka (capital)Zambia15 25 S28 17 E
Luxembourg (capital)Luxembourg49 45 N6 10 E
Luzon (island)Philippines16 00 N121 00 E
Luzon StraitPacific Ocean20 30 N121 00 E
Lyakhov IslandsRussia73 45 N138 00 E
MacaoMacau22 10 N113 33 E
Macau (special administrative region)China22 10 N113 33 E
Macquarie IslandAustralia54 36 S158 54 E
Madagasikara (local name for Madagascar)Madagascar20 00 S47 00 E
Maddalena, IsolaItaly41 13 N09 24 E
Madeira IslandsPortugal32 40 N16 45 W
Madras (city; see Chennai)India13 04 N80 16 E
Madrid (capital)Spain40 24 N3 41 W
Magellan, Strait ofAtlantic Ocean54 00 S71 00 W
Maghreb (region)Algeria, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Tunisia34 00 N3 00 E
Magreb (local name for Morocco)Morocco32 00 N5 00 W
Magyarorszag (local name for Hungary)Hungary47 00 N20 00 E
Mahe IslandSeychelles4 41 S55 30 E
Maiz, Islas del (Corn Islands)Nicaragua12 15 N83 00 W
Majorca Island (Isla de Mallorca)Spain39 30 N3 00 E
Majuro (capital)Marshall Islands7 05 N171 08 E
Makassar StraitPacific Ocean2 00 S117 30 E
Makedonija (local name for Macedonia)North Macedonia41 50 N22 00 E
Malabo (capital)Equatorial Guinea3 45 N8 47 E
Malacca, Strait ofIndian Ocean2 30 N101 20 E
Malagasy RepublicMadagascar20 00 S47 00 E
Malay ArchipelagoBrunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Timor Leste2 30 N120 00 E
Malay PeninsulaMalaysia, Thailand7 10 N100 35 E
Male (capital)Maldives4 10 N73 31 E
Mallorca, Isla de (island; also Majorca)Spain39 30 N3 00 E
Malmady (region)Belgium50 26 N6 02 E
Malpelo, Isla de (island)Colombia4 00 N90 30 W
Malta ChannelAtlantic Ocean56 44 N26 53 E
Malvinas, Islas (island group)Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)51 45 S59 00 W
Mamoutzou (regional capital)France (Mayotte)12 46 S45 13 E
Managua (capital)Nicaragua12 09 N86 17 W
Manama (capital)Bahrain26 13 N50 35 E
Manchukuo (former state)China44 00 N124 00 E
Manchuria (region)China44 00 N124 00 E
Manila (capital)Philippines14 35 N121 00 E
Manipa StraitPacific Ocean3 20 S127 23 E
Mannar, Gulf ofIndian Ocean8 30 N79 00 E
Manua IslandsAmerican Samoa14 13 S169 35 W
Maputo (capital)Mozambique25 58 S32 35 E
Marcus Island (Minami-tori-shima)Japan24 16 N154 00 E
Margarita, Isla (island)Venezuela10 00 N64 00 W
Mariana IslandsGuam, Northern Mariana Islands16 00 N145 30 E
Marie Byrd Land (region)Antarctica77 00 S130 00 W
Marigot (capital)Saint Martin18 04 N63 05 W
Marion IslandSouth Africa46 51 S37 52 E
Marmara, Sea ofAtlantic Ocean40 40 N28 15 E
Marquesas Islands (Iles Marquises)French Polynesia9 00 S139 30 W
Marseille (city)France43 18 N5 23 E
Martin Vaz, Ilhas (island group)Brazil20 30 S28 51 W
Martinique (island)France14 40 N61 00 W
Mas a Tierra (Robinson Crusoe Island)Chile33 38 S78 52 W
Mascarene IslandsMauritius, Reunion21 00 S57 00 E
Maseru (capital)Lesotho29 28 S27 30 E
Mata-Utu (capital)Wallis and Futuna13 57 S171 56 W
Matsu (island)Taiwan26 13 N119 56 E
Matthew IslandNew Caledonia, Vanuatu22 20 S171 20 E
Mauritanie (local name for Mauritania)Mauritania20 00 N12 00 W
Mayotte (islands)France12 50 S45 10 E
Mazatlan (city)Mexico23 13 N106 25 W
Mbabane (capital)Eswatini26 18 S31 06 E
McDonald IslandsHeard Island and McDonald Islands53 06 S73 30 E
Mecca (city)Saudi Arabia21 27 N39 49 E
Mediterranean SeaAtlantic Ocean36 00 N15 00 E
Melbourne (city)Australia37 49 S144 58 E
Melilla (exclave)Spain35 19 N2 58 W
Memel (region)Lithuania55 43 N21 30 E
Mesopotamia (region)Iraq33 00 N44 00 E
Messina, Strait ofAtlantic Ocean38 15 N15 35 E
Mexico City (capital)Mexico19 24 N99 09 W
Mexico, Gulf ofAtlantic Ocean25 00 N90 00 W
Middle Congo (former name for Republic of the Congo)Republic of the Congo1 00 S15 00 E
Milan (city)Italy45 28 N9 11 E
Milwaukee Deep (Puerto Rico Trench)Atlantic Ocean19 55 N65 27 W
Minami-tori-shima (Marcus Island)Japan24 16 N154 00 E
Mindanao (island)Philippines8 00 N125 00 E
Mindanao SeaPacific Ocean9 15 N124 30 E
Mindoro (island)Philippines12 50 N121 05 E
Mindoro StraitPacific Ocean12 20 N120 40 E
Mingrelia (region)Georgia42 30 N41 52 E
Minicoy IslandIndia8 17 N73 02 E
Minorca Island (Isla de Menorca)Spain40 00 N4 00 E
Minsk (capital)Belarus53 54 N27 34 E
Misr (local name for Egypt)Egypt27 00 N30 00 E
Mitla PassEgypt30 02 N32 54 E
Mocambique (local name for Mozambique)Mozambique18 15 S35 00 E
Mogadishu (capital)Somalia2 04 N45 22 E
Moldavia (region)Moldova, Romania47 00 N29 00 E
Molucca SeaPacific Ocean2 00 N127 00 E
Moluccas (Spice Islands)Indonesia2 00 S128 00 E
Mombasa (city)Kenya4 03 S39 40 E
Mona PassageAtlantic Ocean18 30 N67 45 W
Monaco (capital)Monaco43 44 N7 25 E
Mongol Uls (local name for Mongolia)Mongolia46 00 N105 00 E
Monrovia (capital)Liberia6 18 N10 47 W
Monterrey (city)Mexico25 40 N100 19 W
Montevideo (capital)Uruguay34 53 S56 11 W
Montreal (city)Canada45 31 N73 34 W
Moravia (region)Czech Republic49 30 N17 00 E
Moravian Gate (pass)Czech Republic49 35 N17 50 E
Moroni (capital)Comoros11 41 S43 16 E
Mortlock Islands (Nomoi Islands)Federated States of Micronesia5 30 N153 40 E
Moscow (capital)Russia55 45 N37 35 E
Mount Pinatubo (volcano)Philippines15 08 N120 21 E
Mozambique ChannelIndian Ocean19 00 S41 00 E
Mumbai (city; also Bombay)India18 58 N72 50 E
Munich, Muenchen (city)Germany48 08 N11 35 E
Muritaniyah (local name for Mauritania)Mauritania20 00 N12 00 W
Musandam PeninsulaOman, United Arab Emirates26 18 N56 24 E
Muscat (capital)Oman23 37 N58 35 E
Muscat and Oman (former name for Oman)Oman21 00 N57 00 E
Myanma, MyanmarBurma22 00 N98 00 E
N'Djamena (capital)Chad12 07 N15 03 E
Nagorno-Karabakh (region)Azerbaijan40 00 N46 40 E
Nairobi (capital)Kenya1 17 S36 49 E
Namib (desert)Namibia24 00 S15 00 E
Nampo-shoto (island group)Japan30 00 N140 00 E
Nan Madol (ruins)Federated States of Micronesia6 85 N158 35 E
Naples (city)Italy40 51 N14 15 E
Nassau (capital)The Bahamas25 05 N77 21 W
Natal (region)South Africa29 00 S30 25 E
Natuna Besar IslandsIndonesia3 30 N102 30 E
Natuna SeaPacific Ocean3 30 N108 00 E
Naxcivan (region)Azerbaijan39 20 N45 20 E
Naxos (island)Greece37 05 N25 30 E
Nederland (local name for the Netherlands)Netherlands52 30 N5 45 E
Nederlandse Antillen (local name for the former Netherlands Antilles)Curacao, Sint Maarten12 15 N68 45 W
Negev (region)Israel30 30 N34 55 E
Negros (island)Philippines10 00 N123 00 E
Nejd (region)Saudi Arabia24 05 N45 15 E
Netherlands Antilles (former name of Dutch Caribbean dependencies)Curacao, Sint Maarten12 15 N68 45 W
Netherlands East Indies (former name for Indonesia)Indonesia5 00 S120 00 E
Netherlands Guiana (former name for Suriname)Suriname4 00 N56 00 W
Nevis (island)Saint Kitts and Nevis17 09 N62 35 W
New Britain (island)Papua New Guinea6 00 S150 00 E
New Delhi (capital)India28 36 N77 12 E
New Guinea (island)Indonesia, Papua New Guinea5 00 S140 00 E
New Hebrides (island group)Vanuatu16 00 S167 00 E
New Ireland (island)Papua New Guinea3 20 N152 00 E
New Siberian IslandsRussia75 00 N142 00 E
New Territories (mainland region)Hong Kong22 24 N114 10 E
Newfoundland (island, with mainland area, and a province)Canada52 00 N56 00 W
Niamey (capital)Niger13 31 N2 07 E
Nicobar IslandsIndia8 00 N93 30 E
Nicosia (capital; also Lefkosia)Cyprus35 10 N33 22 E
Nightingale IslandSaint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha37 25 S12 30 W
Nihon, Nippon (local name for Japan)Japan36 00 N138 00 E
Nomoi Islands (Mortlock Islands)Federated States of Micronesia5 30 N153 40 E
Norge (local name for Norway)Norway62 00 N10 00 E
Norman Isles (Channel Islands)Guernsey, Jersey49 20 N2 20 W
North Atlantic OceanAtlantic Ocean30 00 N45 00 W
North ChannelAtlantic Ocean55 10 N5 40 W
North Frisian IslandsDenmark, Germany54 50 N8 12 E
North Greenland SeaArctic Ocean78 00 N5 00 W
North IslandNew Zealand39 00 S176 00 E
North Ossetia (region)Russia43 00 N44 10 E
North Pacific OceanPacific Ocean30 00 N165 00 W
North SeaAtlantic Ocean56 00 N4 00 E
North Vietnam (former name for northern portion of Vietnam)Vietnam23 00 N106 00 E
North Yemen (Yemen Arab Republic; now part of Yemen)Yemen15 00 N44 00 E
Northeast Providence ChannelAtlantic Ocean25 40 N77 09 W
Northern AreasPakistan36 0 N75 0 E
Northern Cyprus (region)Cyprus35 15 N33 44 E
Northern Epirus (region)Albania, Greece40 00 N20 30 E
Northern Grenadines (political region)Saint Vincent and the Grenadines12 45 N61 15 W
Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom54 40 N6 45 W
Northern Rhodesia (former name for Zambia)Zambia15 00 S30 00 E
Northwest PassagesArctic Ocean74 40 N100 00 W
Norwegian SeaAtlantic Ocean66 00 N6 00 E
Nouakchott (capital)Mauritania18 06 N15 57 W
Noumea (capital)New Caledonia22 16 S166 27 E
Nouvelle-Caledonie (local name for New Caledonia)New Caledonia21 30 S165 30 E
Nouvelles Hebrides (former name for Vanuatu)Vanuatu16 00 S167 00 E
Novaya Zemlya (islands)Russia74 00 N57 00 E
Nubia (region)Egypt, Sudan20 30 N33 00 E
Nuku'alofa (capital)Tonga21 08 S175 12 W
Nunavut (region)Canada72 00 N90 00 W
Nuuk (capital; also Godthab)Greenland64 11 N51 44 W
Nyasaland (former name for Malawi)Malawi13 30 S34 00 E
Nyassa (region)Mozambique13 30 S37 00 E
Oahu (island)United States (Hawaii)21 30 N158 00 W
Ocean Island (Banaba)Kiribati0 52 S169 35 E
Ocean Island (Kure Island)United States28 25 N178 20 W
Oesterreich (local name for Austria)Austria47 20 N13 20 E
Ogaden (region)Ethiopia, Somalia7 00 N46 00 E
Oil Islands (Chagos Archipelago)British Indian Ocean Territory6 00 S71 30 E
Okhotsk, Sea ofPacific Ocean53 00 N150 00 E
Okinawa (island group)Japan26 30 N128 00 E
Oland (island)Sweden56 45 N16 40 E
Oman, Gulf ofIndian Ocean24 30 N58 30 E
Ombai StraitPacific Ocean8 30 S125 00 E
Oran (city)Algeria35 43 N0 43 W
Orange River Colony (region; former name of Free State Province of South Africa)South Africa28 20 S26 40 E
Oranjestad (capital)Aruba12 33 N70 06 W
Oresund (The Sound) (strait)Atlantic Ocean55 50 N12 40 E
Orkney IslandsUnited Kingdom59 00 N3 00 W
Osaka (city)Japan34 42 N135 30 E
Oslo (capital)Norway59 55 N10 45 E
Osumi Strait (Van Diemen Strait)Pacific Ocean31 00 N131 00 E
Otranto, Strait ofAtlantic Ocean40 00 N19 00 E
Ottawa (capital)Canada45 25 N75 40 W
Ouagadougou (capital)Burkina Faso12 22 N1 31 W
Outer Hebrides (islands)United Kingdom57 45 N7 00 W
Outer Mongolia (region)Mongolia46 00 N105 00 E
P'yongyang (capital)North Korea39 01 N125 45 E
Pacific Islands, Trust Territory of the (former name of a large area of the western North Pacific Ocean)Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau10 00 N155 00 E
Pagan (island)Northern Mariana Islands18 08 N145 47 E
Pago Pago (capital)American Samoa14 16 S170 42 W
Palawan (island)Philippines9 30 N118 30 E
Palermo (city)Italy38 07 N13 21 E
Palestine (region)Israel, West Bank32 00 N35 15 E
Palikir (capital)Federated States of Micronesia6 55 N158 08 E
Palk StraitIndian Ocean10 00 N79 45 E
Pamirs (mountains)China, Tajikistan38 00 N73 00 E
Pampas (region)Argentina35 00 S63 00 W
Panama (capital)Panama8 58 N79 32 W
Panama CanalPanama9 00 N79 45 W
Panama, Gulf ofPacific Ocean8 00 N79 30 W
Panay (island)Philippines11 15 N122 30 E
Pantelleria, Isola di (island)Italy36 47 N12 00 E
Papeete (capital)French Polynesia17 32 S149 34 W
Paramaribo (capital)Suriname5 50 N55 10 W
Parece Vela (island)Japan20 20 N136 00 E
Paris (capital)France48 52 N2 20 E
Pascua, Isla de (Easter Island)Chile27 07 S109 22 W
Pashtunistan (region)Afghanistan, Pakistan32 00 N69 00 E
Passion, Ile de la (island)Clipperton Island10 17 N109 13 W
Patagonia (region)Argentina48 00 S61 00 W
Peking (see Beijing)China39 56 N116 24 E
Pelagian Islands (Isole Pelagie)Italy35 40 N12 40 E
Peleliu (Beliliou) (island)Palau7 01 N134 15 E
Peloponnese (peninsula)Greece37 30 N22 25 E
Pemba IslandTanzania5 20 S39 45 E
Penang IslandMalaysia5 23 N100 15 E
Pentland Firth (channel)Atlantic Ocean58 44 N3 13 W
Perim (island)Yemen12 39 N43 25 E
Perouse Strait, LaPacific Ocean44 45 N142 00 E
Persia (former name for Iran)Iran32 00 N53 00 E
Persian GulfIndian Ocean27 00 N51 00 E
Perth (city)Australia31 56 S115 50 E
Pescadores (islands)Taiwan23 30 N119 30 E
Peshawar (city)Pakistan34 01 N71 40 E
Peter I IslandAntarctica68 48 S90 35 W
Petrograd (city; former name for Saint Petersburg)Russia59 55 N30 15 E
Philip IslandNorfolk Island29 08 S167 57 E
Philippine SeaPacific Ocean20 00 N134 00 E
Philipsburg (capital)Sint Maarten18 1 N63 2 W
Phnom Penh (capital)Cambodia11 33 N104 55 E
Phoenix IslandsKiribati3 30 S172 00 W
Pinatubo, Mount (volcano)Philippines15 08 N120 21 E
Pines, Isle of (island; former name for Isla de la Juventud)Cuba21 40 N82 50 W
Pleasant IslandNauru0 32 S166 55 E
Plymouth (capital)Montserrat16 44 N62 14 W
Podgorica (administrative capital)Montenegro42 26 N19 16 E
Polska (local name)Poland52 00 N20 00 E
Polynesie Francaise (local name for French Polynesia)French Polynesia15 00 S140 00 W
Pomerania (region)Germany, Poland53 40 N15 35 E
Ponape (Pohnpei) (island)Federated States of Micronesia6 55 N158 15 E
Port Louis (capital)Mauritius20 10 S57 30 E
Port Moresby (capital)Papua New Guinea9 30 S147 10 E
Port-au-Prince (capital)Haiti18 32 N72 20 W
Port-of-Spain (capital)Trinidad and Tobago10 39 N61 31 W
Port-Vila (capital)Vanuatu17 44 S168 19 E
Porto-Novo (capital)Benin6 29 N2 37 E
Portuguese East Africa (former name for Mozambique)Mozambique18 15 S35 00 E
Portuguese Guinea (former name for Guinea-Bissau)Guinea-Bissau12 00 N15 00 W
Portuguese Timor (former name for Timor-Leste)Timor-Leste9 00 S126 00 E
Poznan (city)Poland52 25 N16 55 E
Prague (capital)Czech Republic50 05 N14 28 E
Praia (capital)Cabo Verde14 55 N23 31 W
Prathet Thai (local name for Thailand)Thailand15 00 N100 00 E
Pretoria (administrative capital)South Africa25 42 S28 13 E
Prevlaka peninsulaCroatia42 24 N18 31 E
Pribilof IslandsUnited States57 00 N170 00 W
Prince Edward IslandCanada46 20 N63 20 W
Prince Edward IslandsSouth Africa46 35 S38 00 E
Prince Patrick IslandCanada76 30 N119 00 W
Principe (island)Sao Tome and Principe1 38 N7 25 E
Pristina, Prishtina, Prishtine (capital)Kosovo42 40 N21 10 E
Prussia (region)Germany, Poland, Russia53 00 N14 00 E
Pukapuka AtollCook Islands10 53 S165 49 W
Punjab (region)India, Pakistan30 50 N73 30 E
Puntland (region)Somalia8 21 N49 08 E
Qazaqstan (local name for Kazakhstan)Kazakhstan48 00 N68 00 E
Qita Ghazzah (local name Gaza Strip)Gaza Strip31 25 N34 20 E
Quebec (city)Canada46 48 N71 15 W
Queen Charlotte IslandsCanada53 00 N132 00 W
Queen Elizabeth IslandsCanada78 00 N95 00 W
Queen Maud Land (claimed by Norway)Antarctica73 30 S12 00 E
Quemoy (island)Taiwan24 27 N118 23 E
Quito (capital)Ecuador0 13 S78 30 W
Rabat (capital)Morocco34 02 N6 51 W
Ralik Chain (island group)Marshall Islands8 00 N167 00 E
Rangoon (capital; also Yangon)Burma16 47 N96 10 E
Rapa Nui (Easter Island)Chile27 07 S109 22 W
Ratak Chain (island group)Marshall Islands9 00 N171 00 E
Red SeaIndian Ocean20 00 N38 00 E
Redonda (island)Antigua and Barbuda16 55 N62 19 W
Republica Dominicana (local name for Dominican Republic)Dominican Republic19 00 N70 40 W
Republique Centrafricain (local name for Central African Republic)Central African Republic7 00 N21 00 E
Republique Francaise (local name for France)France46 00 N2 00 E
Republique Gabonaise (local name for Gabon)Gabon1 00 S11 45 E
Republique Rwandaise (local name for Rwanda)Rwanda2 00 S30 00 E
Republique Togolaise (local name for Togo)Togo8 00 N1 10 E
Reunion (island)France21 06 S55 36 E
Revillagigedo IslandUnited States (Alaska)55 35 N131 06 W
Revillagigedo IslandsMexico19 00 N112 45 W
Reykjavik (capital)Iceland64 09 N21 57 W
Rhodes (island)Greece36 10 N28 00 E
Rhodesia, Northern (former name for Zambia)Zambia15 00 S30 00 E
Rhodesia, Southern (former name for Zimbabwe)Zimbabwe20 00 S30 00 E
Riga (capital)Latvia56 57 N24 06 E
Riga, Gulf ofAtlantic Ocean57 30 N23 30 E
Rio de Janiero (city)Brazil22 55 S43 17 W
Rio de la Plata (gulf)Atlantic Ocean35 00 S59 00 W
Rio de Oro (region)Western Sahara23 45 N15 45 W
Rio Muni (mainland region)Equatorial Guinea1 30 N10 00 E
Riyadh (capital)Saudi Arabia24 38 N46 43 E
Road Town (capital)British Virgin Islands18 27 N64 37 W
Robinson Crusoe Island (Mas a Tierra)Chile33 38 S78 52 W
Rocas, Atol das (island)Brazil3 51 S33 49 W
Rockall (island)United Kingdom57 35 N13 48 W
Rodrigues (island)Mauritius19 42 S63 25 E
Rome (capital)Italy41 54 N12 29 E
Roncador Cay (island)Colombia13 32 N80 03 W
Roosevelt IslandAntarctica79 30 S162 00 W
Roseau (capital)Dominica15 18 N61 24 W
Ross Dependency (claimed by New Zealand)Antarctica80 00 S180 00 E
Ross IslandAntarctica81 30 S175 00 W
Ross SeaAntarctica, Southern Ocean76 00 S175 00 W
Rossiya (local name for Russia)Russia60 00 N100 00 E
Rota (island)Northern Mariana Islands14 10 N145 12 E
Rotuma (island)Fiji12 30 S177 05 E
Ruanda (former name for Rwanda)Rwanda2 00 S30 00 E
Rub al Khali (desert)Saudi Arabia19 30 N49 00 E
Rumelia (region)Albania, Bulgaria, North Macedonia42 00 N22 30 E
Ruthenia (region; former name for Carpatho-Ukraine)Ukraine48 22 N23 32 E
Ryukyu IslandsJapan26 30 N128 00 E
Saar (region)Germany49 25 N7 00 E
Saaremaa (island)Estonia58 25 N22 30 E
Saba (island)Netherlands17 38 N63 10 W
Sabah (state)Malaysia5 20 N117 10 E
Sable IslandCanada43 55 N59 50 W
Safety Islands (Iles du Salut)French Guiana5 20 N52 37 W
Sahara Occidental (former name for Western Sahara)Western Sahara24 30 N13 00 W
Sahel (region)Burkina Faso, Chad, The Gambia, Guinea- Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal15 00 N8 00 W
Saigon (city; former name for Ho Chi Minh City)Vietnam10 45 N106 40 E
Saint Brandon (Cargados Carajos Shoals)Mauritius16 25 S59 38 E
Saint Christopher (island)Saint Kitts and Nevis17 20 N62 45 W
Saint Christopher and NevisSaint Kitts and Nevis17 20 N62 45 W
Saint Eustatius (island)Netherlands17 30 N63 00 W
Saint George's (capital)Grenada12 03 N61 45 W
Saint George's ChannelAtlantic Ocean52 00 N6 00 W
Saint Helena IslandSaint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha15 57 S5 42 W
Saint Helens, Mount (volcano)United States46 15 N122 12 W
Saint Helier (capital)Jersey49 12 N2 07 W
Saint John (city)Canada (New Brunswick)45 16 N66 04 W
Saint John's (capital)Antigua and Barbuda17 06 N61 51 W
Saint Lawrence IslandUnited States49 30 N67 00 W
Saint Lawrence SeawayAtlantic Ocean49 15 N67 00 W
Saint Lawrence, Gulf ofAtlantic Ocean48 00 N62 00 W
Saint Paul IslandCanada47 12 N60 09 W
Saint Paul Island (Ile Saint-Paul)French Southern and Antarctic Lands38 43 S77 29 E
Saint Peter and Saint Paul Rocks (Penedos de Sao Pedro e Sao Paulo)Brazil0 23 N29 23 W
Saint Peter Port (capital)Guernsey49 27 N2 32 W
Saint Petersburg (city; former capital)Russia59 55 N30 15 E
Saint Thomas (island)Virgin Islands18 21 N64 55 W
Saint Vincent PassageAtlantic Ocean13 30 N61 00 W
Saint-Denis (regional capital)France (Reunion)20 52 S55 28 E
Saint-Pierre (capital)Saint Pierre and Miquelon46 46 N56 11 W
Saipan (island)Northern Mariana Islands15 12 N145 45 E
Sak'art'velo (local name for Georgia)Georgia42 00 N43 30 E
Sakhalin Island (Ostrov Sakhalin)Russia51 00 N143 00 E
Sakishima IslandsJapan24 30 N124 00 E
Sala y Gomez, Isla (island)Chile26 28 S105 00 W
Salisbury (city; former name for Harare)Zimbabwe17 50 S105 00 W
Salzburg (city)Austria47 48 N13 02 E
Samar (island)Philippines12 00 N125 00 E
Samaria (region)West Bank32 15 N35 10 E
Samoa IslandsAmerican Samoa, Samoa14 00 S171 00 W
Samos (island)Greece37 48 N26 44 E
San Ambrosio, Isla (island)Chile26 21 S79 52 W
San Andres y Providencia, Archipielago (island group)Colombia13 00 N81 30 W
San Bernardino StraitPacific Ocean12 32 N124 10 E
San Felix, Isla (island)Chile26 17 S80 05 W
San Jose (capital)Costa Rica9 56 N84 05 W
San Juan (capital)Puerto Rico18 28 N66 07 W
San Marino (capital)San Marino43 56 N12 25 E
San Salvador (capital)El Salvador13 42 N89 12 W
Sanaa (capital)Yemen15 21 N44 12 E
Sandzak (region)Montenegro, Serbia43 05 N19 45 E
Santa Cruz (city)Bolivia17 48 S63 10 W
Santa Cruz IslandsSolomon Islands11 00 S166 15 E
Santa Sede (local name for the Holy See)Holy See41 54 N12 27 E
Santiago (capital)Chile33 27 S70 40 W
Santo Antao (island)Cabo Verde17 05 N25 10 W
Santo Domingo (capital)Dominican Republic18 28 N69 54 W
Sao Paulo (city)Brazil23 35 S46 43 W
Sao Pedro e Sao Paulo, Penedos de (rocks)Brazil0 23 N29 23 W
Sao Tiago (island)Cabo Verde15 05 N23 40 W
Sao Tome (island)Sao Tome and Principe0 12 N6 39 E
Sapporo (city)Japan43 04 N141 20 E
Sapudi StraitPacific Ocean7 05 S114 10 E
Sarajevo (capital)Bosnia and Herzegovina43 52 N18 25 E
Sarawak (state)Malaysia2 30 N113 30 E
Sardinia (island)Italy40 00 N9 00 E
Sargasso Sea (region)Atlantic Ocean30 00 N55 00 W
Sark (island)Guernsey49 26 N2 21 W
Savage Island (former name for Niue)Niue19 02 S169 52 W
Savu SeaPacific Ocean9 30 S122 00 E
Saxony (region)Germany51 00 N13 00 E
Schleswig-Holstein (region)Germany54 31 N9 33 E
Schweiz (local German name for Switzerland)Switzerland47 00 N8 00 E
Scopus, MountIsrael, West Bank31 48 N35 14 E
Scotia SeaAtlantic Ocean, Southern Ocean56 00 S40 00 W
Scotland (region)United Kingdom57 00 N4 00 W
Scott IslandAntarctica67 24 S179 55 W
Senegambia (region; former name of confederation of Senegal and The Gambia)The Gambia, Senegal13 50 N15 25 W
Senyavin IslandsFederated States of Micronesia6 55 N158 00 E
Seoul (capital)South Korea37 34 N127 00 E
Serendib (former name for Sri Lanka)Sri Lanka7 00 N81 00 E
Serrana Bank (shoal)Colombia14 25 N80 16 W
Serranilla Bank (shoal)Colombia15 51 N79 46 W
Settlement, The (capital)Christmas Island10 25 S105 43 E
Severnaya Zemlya (island group; also Northland)Russia79 30 N98 00 E
Shaba (region)Democratic Republic of the Congo8 00 S27 00 E
Shag IslandHeard Island and McDonald Islands53 00 S72 30 E
Shag RocksSouth Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands53 33 S42 02 W
Shanghai (city)China31 14 N121 30 E
Shenyang (city; also Mukden)China41 46 N123 24 E
Shetland IslandsUnited Kingdom60 30 N1 30 W
Shikoku (island)Japan33 45 N133 30 E
Shikotan (island)Russia (de facto)43 47 N146 45 E
Shqiperia (local name for Albania)Albania41 00 N20 00 E
Siam (former name for Thailand)Thailand15 00 N100 00 E
Siberia (region)Russia60 00 N100 00 E
Sibutu PassagePacific Ocean4 50 N119 35 E
Sicily (island)Italy37 30 N14 00 E
Sicily, Strait ofAtlantic Ocean37 20 N11 20 E
Sidra, Gulf ofAtlantic Ocean31 30 N18 00 E
Sikkim (state)India27 50 N88 30 E
Silesia (region)Czech Republic, Germany, Poland51 00 N17 00 E
Sinai PeninsulaEgypt29 30 N34 00 E
Singapore (capital)Singapore1 17 N103 51 E
Singapore StraitPacific Ocean1 15 N104 00 E
Sinkiang (autonomous region; also Xinjiang)China42 00 N86 00 E
Sint Eustatius (island)Netherlands17 29 N62 58 W
Sint Maarten (island; also Saint-Martin)Sint Maarten, Saint Martin18 04 N63 04 W
Sjaelland (island)Denmark55 30 N12 00 E
Skagerrak (strait)Atlantic Ocean57 45 N9 00 E
Skopje (capital)North Macedonia41 59 N21 26 E
Slavonia (region)Croatia45 27 N18 00 E
Slovenija (local name for Slovenia)Slovenia46 00 N15 00 E
Slovensko (local name for Slovakia)Slovakia48 40 N19 30 E
Smyrna (region; former name for Izmir)Turkey38 25 N27 10 E
Society Islands (Iles de la Societe)French Polynesia17 00 S150 00 W
Socotra (island)Yemen12 30 N54 00 E
Sofia (capital)Bulgaria42 41 N23 19 E
Solomon Islands, northernPapua New Guinea6 00 S155 00 E
Solomon Islands, southernSolomon Islands8 00 S159 00 E
Solomon SeaPacific Ocean8 00 S153 00 E
Somaliland (region)Somalia9 30 N46 00 E
Somers Islands (former name for Bermuda)Bermuda32 20 N64 45 W
Songkhla (city)Thailand7 12 N100 36 E
Sound, The (strait; also Oresund)Atlantic Ocean55 50 N12 40 E
South Atlantic OceanAtlantic Ocean30 00 S15 00 W
South China SeaPacific Ocean10 00 N113 00 E
South Georgia (island)South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands54 15 S36 45 W
South IslandNew Zealand43 00 S171 00 E
South KoreaSouth Korea37 00 N127 30 E
South Orkney IslandsAntarctica61 00 S45 00 W
South Ossetia (region)Georgia42 20 N44 00 E
South Pacific OceanPacific Ocean30 00 S130 00 W
South Sandwich IslandsSouth Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands57 45 S26 30 W
South Shetland IslandsAntarctica62 00 S59 00 W
South Tyrol (region)Italy46 30 N10 30 E
South Vietnam (former name for the southern portion of Vietnam)Vietnam12 00 N108 00 E
South Yemen (People's Democratic Republic of Yemen; now part of Yemen)Yemen14 00 N48 00 E
South-West Africa (former name for Namibia)Namibia22 00 S17 00 E
Southern Grenadines (island group)Grenada12 20 N61 30 W
Southern Rhodesia (former name for Zimbabwe)Zimbabwe20 00 S30 00 E
Soviet Union (former name of a large Eurasian empire, roughly coequal with the former Russian Empire)Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan - -
Spanish Guinea (former name for Equatorial Guinea)Equatorial Guinea2 00 N10 00 E
Spanish Morocco (former name for northern Morocco)Morocco32 00 N7 00 W
Spanish North Africa (exclaves)Spain (Ceuta, Islas Chafarinas, Melilla, Penon de Alhucemas, Penon de Velez de la Gomera)35 15 N4 00 W
Spanish Sahara (former name)Western Sahara24 30 N13 00 W
Spanish West Africa (former name for Ifni and Spanish Sahara)Morocco, Western Sahara25 00 N13 00 W
Spice Islands (Moluccas)Indonesia2 00 S28 00 E
Spitsbergen (island)Svalbard78 00 N20 00 E
Srbija (local name for Serbia)Serbia44 00 N21 00 E
St. John's (city)Canada (Newfoundland)47 34 N52 43 W
Stanley (capital)Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)51 42 S57 41 W
Stockholm (capital)Sweden59 20 N18 03 E
Strasbourg (city)France48 35 N7 44 E
Stuttgart (city)Germany48 46 N9 11 E
Sucre (constitutional capital)Bolivia19 02 S65 17 W
Suez CanalEgypt29 55 N32 33 E
Suez, Gulf ofIndian Ocean28 10 N33 27 E
Suisse (local French name for Switzerland)Switzerland47 00 N8 00 E
Sulawesi (island; Celebes)Indonesia2 00 S121 00 E
Sulawesi SeaPacific Ocean3 00 N122 00 E
Sulu Archipelago (island group)Philippines6 00 N121 00 E
Sulu SeaPacific Ocean8 00 N120 00 E
Sumatra (island)Indonesia0 00 N102 00 E
Sumba (island)Indonesia10 00 S120 00 E
Sumba StraitPacific Ocean9 10 S120 00 E
Sumbawa (island)Indonesia8 30 S118 00 E
Sunda Islands (Soenda Isles)Indonesia, Malaysia2 00 S110 00 E
Sunda StraitIndian Ocean6 00 S105 45 E
Suomi (local name for Finland)Finland64 00 N26 00 E
Surabaya (city)Indonesia7 13 S112 45 E
Surigao StraitPacific Ocean10 15 N125 23 E
Surinam (former name for Suriname)Suriname4 00 N56 00 W
Suriyah (local name for Syria)Syria35 00 N38 00 E
Surtsey (volcanic island)Iceland63 17 N20 40 W
Suva (capital)Fiji18 08 S178 25 E
Sverdlovsk (city; also Yekaterinburg)Russia56 50 N60 39 E
Sverige (local name for Sweden)Sweden62 00 N15 00 E
Svizzera (local Italian name for Switzerland)Switzerland47 00 N8 00 E
Swains IslandAmerican Samoa11 03 S171 15 W
Swan IslandsHonduras17 25 S83 56 W
Sydney (city)Australia33 53 S151 13 E
T'bilisi (capital)Georgia41 43 N44 49 E
Tadzhikistan (former name for Tajikistan)Tajikistan39 00 N71 00 E
Tahiti (island)French Polynesia17 37 S149 27 W
Taipei (capital)Taiwan25 03 N121 30 E
Taiwan StraitPacific Ocean24 00 N119 00 E
Tallinn (capital)Estonia59 25 N24 45 E
Tanganyika (former name for the mainland portion of Tanzania)Tanzania6 00 S35 00 E
Tangier (city)Morocco35 48 N5 45 W
Tannu-Tuva (region)Russia51 25 N94 45 E
Tarawa (island)Kiribati1 25 N173 00 E
Tartary, Gulf ofPacific Ocean50 00 N141 00 E
Tashkent (capital)Uzbekistan41 20 N69 18 E
Tasman SeaPacific Ocean4 30 S168 00 E
Tasmania (island)Australia43 00 S147 00 E
Tatar StraitPacific Ocean50 00 N141 00 E
Taymyr Peninsula (Poluostrov Taymyr)Russia76 00 N104 00 E
Tchad (local name for Chad)Chad15 00 N19 00 E
Tegucigalpa (capital)Honduras14 06 N87 13 W
Tehran (capital)Iran35 40 N51 26 E
Tel Aviv (capital, de facto)Israel32 05 N34 48 E
Teluk Bone (gulf)Pacific Ocean4 00 S120 45 E
Teluk Tomini (gulf)Pacific Ocean0 30 S121 00 E
Terre Adelie (claimed by France; also Adelie Land)Antarctica66 30 S139 00 E
Terres Australes et Antarctiques Francaises (local name for the French Southern and Antarctic Lands)French Southern and Antarctic Lands43 00 S67 00 E
Thailand, Gulf ofPacific Ocean10 00 N101 00 E
The Former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaNorth Macedonia41 50 N22 00 E
Thessaloniki (city; also Salonika)Greece40 38 N22 57 E
Thimphu (capital)Bhutan27 28 N89 39 E
Thuringia (region)Germany51 00 N11 00 E
Thurston IslandAntarctica72 20 S99 00 W
Tiberias, LakeIsrael32 48 N35 35 E
Tibet (autonomous region; also Xizang)China32 00 N90 00 E
Tibilisi (see T'bilisi)Georgia41 43 N44 49 E
Tien Shan (mountains)China, Kyrgyzstan42 00 N80 00 E
Tierra del Fuego (island, island group)Argentina, Chile54 00 S69 00 W
Timor (island)Timor-Leste, Indonesia9 00 S125 00 E
Timor Lorosa'e (local name for Timor-Leste)Timor-Leste9 00 N126 00 E
Timor SeaPacific Ocean11 00 S128 00 E
Tinian (island)Northern Mariana Islands15 00 N145 38 E
Tiran, Strait ofIndian Ocean28 00 N34 27 E
Tirana, Tirane (capital)Albania41 20 N19 50 E
Tirol, Tyrol (region)Austria, Italy47 00 N11 00 E
Tobago (island)Trinidad and Tobago11 15 N60 40 W
Tokyo (capital)Japan35 42 N139 46 E
Tonkin, Gulf ofPacific Ocean20 00 N108 00 E
Toronto (city)Canada43 40 N79 23 W
Torres StraitPacific Ocean10 25 S142 10 E
Torshavn (capital)Faroe Islands62 01 N6 46 W
Toshkent (see Tashkent)Uzbekistan41 20 N69 18 E
Transcarpathia (region; alternate name for Carpatho-Ukraine)Ukraine48 22 N23 32 E
Transjordan (former name for Jordan)Jordan31 00 N36 00 E
Transkei (enclave)South Africa32 15 S28 15 E
Transvaal (region; former name for northeastern South Africa)South Africa25 10 S29 25 E
Transylvania (region)Romania46 30 N24 00 E
Trindade, Ilha de (island)Brazil20 31 S29 20 W
Trinidad (island)Trinidad and Tobago10 22 N61 15 W
Tripoli (capital)Libya32 54 N13 11 E
Tripoli (city)Lebanon34 26 N35 51 E
Tripolitania (region)Libya31 00 N14 00 E
Tristan da Cunha Group (island group)Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha37 15 S12 30 W
Trobriand IslandsPapua New Guinea8 38 S151 04 E
Tromelin IslandIndian Ocean15 52 S54 25 E
Trucial Coast (former name for the United Arab Emirates)United Arab Emirates24 00 N54 00 E
Trucial Oman (former name for the United Arab Emirates)United Arab Emirates24 00 N54 00 E
Trucial States (former name for the United Arab Emirates)United Arab Emirates24 00 N54 00 E
Truk Islands (former name for the Chuuk Islands)Federated States of Micronesia7 25 N151 47 E
Tsugaru StraitPacific Ocean41 35 N141 00 E
Tuamotu Islands (Iles Tuamotu)French Polynesia19 00 S142 00 W
Tubuai Islands (Iles Tubuai)French Polynesia23 00 S150 00 W
Tunb al Kubra (island)Iran26 14 N55 19 E
Tunb as Sughra (island)Iran26 14 N55 09 E
Tunis (capital)Tunisia36 48 N10 11 E
Turin (city)Italy45 04 N7 40 E
Turkish Straits (see Bosporus and Dardenelles)Atlantic Ocean40 40 N28 00 E
Turkiye (local name for Turkey)Turkiye39 00 N35 00 E
Turkmenia, Turkmeniya (former name for Turkmenistan)Turkmenistan40 00 N60 00 E
Turks Island PassageAtlantic Ocean21 40 N71 00 W
Tuscany (region)Italy43 25 N11 00 E
Tutuila (island)American Samoa14 18 S170 42 W
Tyrrhenian SeaAtlantic Ocean40 00 N12 00 E
Ubangi-Shari (former name for the Central African RepublicCentral African Republic6 38 N20 33 E
Ukrayina (local name for Ukraine)Ukraine49 00 N32 00 E
Ulaanbaatar (capital)Mongolia47 55 N106 53 E
Ullung-do (island)South Korea37 29 N130 52 E
Ulster (region)Ireland, United Kingdom54 35 N7 00 W
Uman (local name for Oman)Oman21 00 N57 00 E
Unimak Pass (strait)Pacific Ocean54 20 N164 50 W
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics or USSR (former name of a large Eurasian empire, roughly coequal with the former Russian Empire)Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan - -
United Arab Republic or UAR (former name for a federation between Egypt and Syria)Egypt, Syria - -
Upper Volta (former name for Burkina Faso)Burkina Faso13 00 N2 00 W
Ural MountainsKazakhstan, Russia60 00 N60 00 E
Urdunn (local name for Jordan)Jordan31 00 N36 00 E
Urundi (former name for Burundi)Burundi3 30 S30 00 E
Ussuri RiverChina, Russia48 28 N135 02 E
Vaduz (capital)Liechtenstein47 09 N9 31 E
Vakhan (Wakhan Corridor)Afghanistan37 00 N73 00 E
Valletta (capital)Malta35 54 N14 31 E
Valley, The (capital)Anguilla18 13 N63 04 W
Van Diemen Strait (Osumi Strait)Pacific Ocean31 00 N131 00 E
Vancouver (city)Canada49 16 N123 08 W
Vancouver IslandCanada49 45 N126 00 W
Vatican City (capital)Holy See41 54 N12 27 E
Velez de la Gomera, Penon de (island)Spain35 11 N4 18 W
Venda (enclave)South Africa23 00 S31 00 E
Verde Island PassagePacific Ocean13 34 N120 51 E
Victoria (capital)Seychelles4 38 S55 27 E
Victoria (island)Canada71 00 N110 00 W
Victoria Land (region)Antarctica72 00 S155 00 E
Vienna (capital)Austria48 12 N16 22 E
Vientiane (capital)Laos17 58 N102 36 E
Vilnius (capital)Lithuania54 41 N25 19 E
Viti Levu (island)Fiji18 00 S178 00 E
Vladivostok (city)Russia43 10 N131 56 E
Vojvodina (region)Serbia45 35 N20 00 E
Volcano IslandsJapan25 00 N141 00 E
Vostok IslandKiribati10 06 S152 23 W
Wake AtollWake Island19 17 N166 39 E
Wakhan Corridor (see Vakhan)Afghanistan37 00 N73 00 E
Walachia (region)Romania44 45 N26 05 E
Wales (region)United Kingdom52 30 N3 30 W
Wallis IslandsWallis and Futuna13 17 S176 10 W
Walvis Bay (city; former exclave)Namibia22 59 S14 31 E
Warsaw (capital)Poland52 15 N21 00 E
Washington, DC (capital)United States38 53 N77 02 W
Weddell SeaSouthern Ocean72 00 S45 00 W
Wellington (capital)New Zealand41 28 S174 51 E
West Frisian IslandsNetherlands53 26 N5 30 E
West Germany (Federal Republic of Germany; former name for western portion of Germany)Germany53 22 N5 20 E
West Island (capital)Cocos (Keeling) Islands12 10 S96 55 E
West Korea Strait (Western Channel)Pacific Ocean34 40 N129 00 E
West Pakistan (former name for present-day Pakistan)Pakistan30 00 N70 00 E
West Siberian PlainRussia60 00 N75 00 E
Western Channel (West Korea Strait)Pacific Ocean34 40 N129 00 E
Western Samoa (former name for Samoa)Samoa13 35 S172 20 W
Wetar StraitPacific Ocean8 20 S126 30 E
White SeaArctic Ocean65 30 N38 00 E
Wilkes Land (region)Antarctica71 00 S120 00 E
Willemstad (capital)Curacao12 06 N68 56 W
Windhoek (capital)Namibia22 34 S17 06 E
Windward PassageAtlantic Ocean20 00 N73 50 W
Winnipeg (city)Canada49 53 N97 10 W
Wrangel Island (Ostrov Vrangelya)Russia71 14 N179 36 W
Xianggang (local name for Hong Kong)Hong Kong22 15 N114 10 E
Y'israel (local name for Israel)Israel31 30 N34 45 E
Yaitopya (local name for Ethiopia)Ethiopia8 00 N38 00 E
Yalu RiverChina, North Korea39 55 N124 20 E
Yamoussoukro (capital)Cote d'Ivoire6 49 N5 17 W
Yangon (see Rangoon)Burma16 47 N96 10 E
Yaounde (capital)Cameroon3 52 N11 31 E
Yap IslandsFederated States of Micronesia9 30 N138 00 E
Yaren (governmental center)Nauru0 32 S166 55 E
Yekaterinburg (city; formerly Sverdlovsk)Russia56 50 N60 39 E
Yellow SeaPacific Ocean36 00 N123 00 E
Yemen Arab Republic (also Yemen (Sanaa); former name for northern portion of Yemen)Yemen15 00 N44 00 E
Yemen, People's Democratic Republic of (also Yemen (Aden); former name for southern portion of Yemen)Yemen14 00 N46 00 E
Yerevan (capital)Armenia40 11 N44 30 E
Yokohama (city)Japan35 26 N139 37 E
Youth, Isle of (Isla de la Juventud)Cuba21 40 N82 50 W
Yucatan ChannelAtlantic Ocean21 45 N85 45 W
Yucatan PeninsulaMexico19 30 N89 00 W
Yugoslavia (former name for a federation of Serbia and Montenegro)Kosovo, Montenegro, Serbia43 00 N21 00 E
Yugoslavia, Kingdom of (former name for a Balkan federation)Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Slovenia43 00 N19 00 E
Yugoslavia, Socialist Federal Republic of (former name for a Balkan federation)Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Slovenia43 00 N19 00 E
Zagreb (capital)Croatia45 48 N15 58 E
Zaire (former name for the Democratic Republic of the Congo)Democratic Republic of the Congo15 00 S30 00 E
Zakhalinskiy Zaliv (bay)Pacific Ocean54 00 N142 00 E
Zaliv Shelikhova (bay)Pacific Ocean60 00 N157 30 E
Zambezia (region)Mozambique16 00 S37 00 E
Zanzibar (island)Tanzania6 10 S39 11 E
Zhong Guo, Zhonghua (local name for China)China35 00 N105 00 E
Zion, Mount (locale in Jerusalem)Israel, West Bank31 46 N35 14 E
Zurich (city)Switzerland47 23 N8 32 E