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There are currently 298,645 localities listed on mindat.org. These are broken down as follows:

NameNumber of Localities
Earth Abkhazia6
Earth Aegean Sea Plate1
Earth Afghanistan1,202
Earth African Plate1
Earth Akrotiri and Dhekelia1
Earth Albania93
Earth Algeria193
Earth Altiplano Plate1
Earth Amur Plate1
Earth Anatolia Plate1
Earth Andorra12
Earth Angola117
Earth Anguilla3
Earth Antarctic Meteorites1
Earth Antarctic Plate1
Earth Antarctica300
Earth Antigua and Barbuda2
Earth Arabian Peninsula1
Earth Arabian Plate (Arabia Plate; Arab Plate)1
Earth Arctic Ocean5
Earth Argentina1,824
Earth Armenia60
Earth Asia5
Earth Atlantic Ocean53
Earth Australia15,086
Earth Australian Plate (Australia Plate)1
Earth Austria5,700
Earth Azerbaijan51
Earth Bahamas8
Earth Bailiwick of Guernsey12
Earth Balmoral Reef Plate1
Earth Baltic Sea4
Earth Banda Sea Plate1
Earth Bangladesh20
Earth Barbados10
Earth Belarus29
Earth Belgium521
Earth Belize17
Earth Benin26
Earth Bermuda6
Earth Bhutan23
Earth Birds Head Plate1
Earth Bolivia1,051
Earth Borneo1
Earth Bosnia and Herzegovina95
Earth Botswana58
Earth Brazil1,771
Earth British Isles1
Earth British Virgin Islands3
Earth Brunei2
Earth Bulgaria356
Earth Burkina Faso75
Earth Burma Plate1
Earth Burundi57
Earth Cambodia120
Earth Cameroon45
Earth Canada5,893
Earth Cape Verde20
Earth Caribbean Plate1
Earth Caroline Plate1
Earth Central Africa2
Earth Central African Republic25
Earth Central America1
Earth Chad37
Earth Channel Islands1
Earth Chile1,355
Earth China8,643
Earth Cocos Plate1
Earth Colombia252
Earth Conway Reef Plate1
Earth Cook Islands1
Earth Costa Rica58
Earth Croatia85
Earth Cuba114
Earth Cyprus73
Earth Czech Republic1,978
Earth Czechoslovakia1
Earth Denmark470
Earth Djibouti5
Earth Dominica4
Earth Dominican Republic49
Earth DR Congo218
Earth East Timor18
Earth Easter Plate1
Earth Ecuador181
Earth Egypt249
Earth El Salvador20
Earth Equatorial Guinea18
Earth Eritrea30
Earth Estonia22
Earth Ethiopia87
Earth Eurasian Plate1
Earth Europe3
Earth Falkland Islands6
Earth Federated States of Micronesia5
Earth Fiji50
Earth Finland654
Earth France6,813
Earth French Southern and Antarctic Lands6
Earth Futuna Plate1
Earth Gabon49
Earth Galapagos Plate1
Earth Gambia1
Earth Georgia68
Earth Germany6,516
Earth Ghana91
Earth Gibraltar3
Earth Greece579
Earth Grenada1
Earth Guatemala113
Earth Guinea-Bissau11
Earth Guinea56
Earth Guyana60
Earth Haiti22
Earth Honduras50
Earth Hungary905
Earth Iberian Peninsula1
Earth Iceland215
Earth India875
Earth Indian Ocean13
Earth Indian Plate (India Plate)1
Earth Indonesia283
Earth Iran401
Earth Iraq81
Earth Ireland386
Earth Ireland (island)1
Earth Island of Cyprus1
Earth Isle of Man72
Earth Israel67
Earth Italy5,315
Earth Ivory Coast123
Earth Jamaica26
Earth Japan3,166
Earth Jersey16
Earth Jordan46
Earth Juan de Fuca Plate1
Earth Juan Fernandez Plate1
Earth Kazakhstan576
Earth Kenya146
Earth Kiribati4
Earth Korean Peninsula1
Earth Kosovo49
Earth Kuwait1
Earth Kyrgyzstan124
Earth Laos39
Earth Latvia45
Earth Lebanon7
Earth Lesotho19
Earth Liberia39
Earth Libya70
Earth Liechtenstein15
Earth Lithuania57
Earth Luxembourg18
Earth Madagascar1,578
Earth Malawi71
Earth Malaysia143
Earth Maldives1
Earth Mali142
Earth Malta28
Earth Manus Plate1
Earth Maoke Plate1
Earth Mariana Plate1
Earth Marshall Islands2
Earth Mauritania66
Earth Mauritius6
Earth Mexico3,637
Earth Moldova12
Earth Molucca Sea Plate1
Earth Monaco2
Earth Mongolia242
Earth Montenegro64
Earth Montserrat2
Earth Morocco454
Earth Mozambique157
Earth Myanmar400
Earth Namibia641
Earth Nauru1
Earth Nazca Plate1
Earth Nepal69
Earth Netherlands231
Earth Netherlands Antilles1
Earth New Guinea1
Earth New Hebrides Plate1
Earth New Zealand1,400
Earth Nicaragua61
Earth Niger85
Earth Nigeria133
Earth Niue1
Earth North America Plate1
Earth North Andes plate1
Earth North Atlantic Igneous Province1
Earth North Bismarck Plate1
Earth North Korea294
Earth North Sea2
Earth Northern Cyprus6
Earth Northwest Africa Meteorites56
Earth Norway5,519
Earth Okhotsk Plate1
Earth Okinawa Plate1
Earth Oman95
Earth Pacific Ocean79
Earth Pacific Plate1
Earth Pakistan300
Earth Palau4
Earth Palestine11
Earth Panama40
Earth Panama Plate1
Earth Papua New Guinea138
Earth Paraguay71
Earth Persian Gulf1
Earth Peru607
Earth Philippine Sea Plate1
Earth Philippines231
Earth Pitcairn Islands1
Earth Poland946
Earth Portugal2,933
Earth Qatar8
Earth Red Sea3
Earth Republic of Congo (Brazzaville)49
Earth Republic of Macedonia88
Earth Réunion Island20
Earth Rivera Plate1
Earth Romania444
Earth Russia2,726
Earth Rwanda62
Earth Saint Helena8
Earth Saint Kitts and Nevis7
Earth Saint Lucia10
Earth Saint Martin1
Earth Saint Vincent and the Grenadines5
Earth Samoa1
Earth San Marino3
Earth Sandwich Plate1
Earth São Tomé and Príncipe6
Earth Saudi Arabia90
Earth Scandinavia1
Earth Scotia Plate1
Earth Senegal43
Earth Serbia174
Earth Serbia and Montenegro1
Earth Seychelles3
Earth Shetland Plate1
Earth Sierra Leone20
Earth Singapore6
Earth Slovakia911
Earth Slovenia115
Earth Solomon Islands25
Earth Solomon Sea Plate1
Earth Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)1
Earth Somalia24
Earth Somaliland23
Earth South Africa1,329
Earth South America3
Earth South America Plate1
Earth South Bismarck Plate1
Earth South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands1
Earth South Korea296
Earth South Ossetia6
Earth South Sudan7
Earth Soviet Union (1922-1991)1
Earth Spain3,201
Earth Sri Lanka105
Earth Sudan64
Earth Sunda Plate1
Earth Suriname22
Earth Swaziland60
Earth Sweden2,140
Earth Switzerland2,095
Earth Syria12
Earth Tadjikistan1
Earth Taiwan78
Earth Tajikistan117
Earth Tanzania232
Earth Test1
Earth Thailand184
Earth The Caribbean1
Earth The Earth1
Earth Timor Plate1
Earth Togo34
Earth Tonga7
Earth Tonga Plate1
Earth Trinidad and Tobago8
Earth Tunisia165
Earth Turkestan1
Earth Turkey476
Earth Turkmenistan30
Earth Turks and Caicos Islands1
Earth Tuvalu11
Earth Uganda85
Earth UK6,705
Earth Ukraine376
Earth United Arab Emirates20
Earth United States Minor Outlying Islands3
Earth Uruguay46
Earth USA169,911
Earth Uzbekistan128
Earth Vanuatu11
Earth Venezuela104
Earth Vietnam202
Earth West Africa1
Earth Western Sahara9
Earth Woodlark Plate1
Earth Yangtze Plate1
Earth Yellow Sea1
Earth Yemen27
Earth Zagros Mountains1
Earth Zambia200
Earth Zimbabwe440
Extra-terrestrial The Moon36
Extra-terrestrial Mars63
Extra-terrestrial Mercury7
Extra-terrestrial Pluto1
Extra-terrestrial Venus14
Extra-terrestrial Outer Space15
Extra-terrestrial Charon1
Extra-terrestrial Europa1
Extra-terrestrial Io1
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