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NameNumber of Localities
Earth Abkhazia6
Earth Afghanistan1,202
Earth Albania93
Earth Algeria192
Earth Andorra12
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Earth Antarctica292
Earth Antigua and Barbuda2
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Earth Atlantic Ocean50
Earth Australia13,711
Earth Austria5,666
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Earth Belarus27
Earth Belgium516
Earth Belize17
Earth Benin26
Earth Bermuda6
Earth Bhutan23
Earth Bolivia1,051
Earth Borneo1
Earth Bosnia and Herzegovina95
Earth Botswana57
Earth Brazil1,731
Earth British Virgin Islands3
Earth Brunei2
Earth Bulgaria363
Earth Burkina Faso73
Earth Burundi57
Earth Cambodia119
Earth Cameroon45
Earth Canada5,798
Earth Cape Verde20
Earth Central Africa2
Earth Central African Republic25
Earth Chad37
Earth Channel Islands1
Earth Chile1,337
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Earth Colombia250
Earth Cook Islands1
Earth Costa Rica58
Earth Croatia84
Earth Cuba114
Earth Cyprus73
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Earth Democratic Republic of the Congo200
Earth Denmark467
Earth Djibouti5
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Earth East Timor15
Earth Ecuador180
Earth Egypt173
Earth El Salvador20
Earth Equatorial Guinea18
Earth Eritrea30
Earth Estonia21
Earth eSwatini60
Earth Ethiopia87
Earth Falkland Islands5
Earth Federated States of Micronesia5
Earth Fiji35
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Earth Georgia68
Earth Germany6,437
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Earth Gibraltar3
Earth Greece547
Earth Grenada1
Earth Guatemala112
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Earth Guinea55
Earth Guyana60
Earth Haiti22
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Earth Iceland212
Earth India859
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Earth Indonesia269
Earth Iran401
Earth Iraq74
Earth Ireland386
Earth Ireland (island)1
Earth Isle of Man52
Earth Israel64
Earth Italy5,211
Earth Ivory Coast102
Earth Jamaica26
Earth Japan3,171
Earth Jersey16
Earth Jordan46
Earth Kazakhstan426
Earth Kenya146
Earth Kiribati4
Earth Korean Peninsula1
Earth Kosovo49
Earth Kuwait1
Earth Kyrgyzstan118
Earth Laos39
Earth Latvia32
Earth Lebanon6
Earth Lesotho19
Earth Liberia39
Earth Libya70
Earth Liechtenstein11
Earth Lithuania57
Earth Luxembourg17
Earth Madagascar1,455
Earth Malawi66
Earth Malaysia128
Earth Maldives1
Earth Mali142
Earth Malta21
Earth Marshall Islands2
Earth Mauritania42
Earth Mauritius6
Earth Mexico3,630
Earth Moldova12
Earth Monaco2
Earth Mongolia234
Earth Montenegro64
Earth Montserrat2
Earth Morocco454
Earth Mozambique154
Earth Myanmar398
Earth Namibia620
Earth Nauru1
Earth Nepal68
Earth Netherlands231
Earth Netherlands Antilles1
Earth New Guinea1
Earth New Zealand1,386
Earth Nicaragua61
Earth Niger85
Earth Nigeria123
Earth Niue1
Earth North Atlantic Igneous Province1
Earth North Korea292
Earth North Sea2
Earth Northwest Africa Meteorites55
Earth Norway5,136
Earth Oman91
Earth Pacific Ocean69
Earth Pakistan299
Earth Palau4
Earth Palestine11
Earth Panama37
Earth Papua New Guinea137
Earth Paraguay71
Earth Persian Gulf1
Earth Peru606
Earth Philippines225
Earth Pitcairn Islands1
Earth Poland933
Earth Portugal2,917
Earth Qatar8
Earth Red Sea3
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Earth Republic of Macedonia86
Earth Réunion Island20
Earth Romania435
Earth Russia2,652
Earth Rwanda59
Earth Sahara Desert5
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 São Tomé and Príncipe6
Earth Saudi Arabia89
Earth Scandinavia1
Earth Senegal42
Earth Serbia166
Earth Serbia and Montenegro1
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Earth Sierra Leone20
Earth Singapore6
Earth Slovakia904
Earth Slovenia115
Earth Solomon Islands25
Earth Somalia24
Earth Somaliland23
Earth South Africa1,321
Earth South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands1
Earth South Korea290
Earth South Ossetia6
Earth South Sudan7
Earth Soviet Union (1922-1991)1
Earth Spain2,934
Earth Sri Lanka105
Earth Sudan64
Earth Suriname22
Earth Sweden2,117
Earth Switzerland2,088
Earth Syria12
Earth Tadjikistan1
Earth Taiwan78
Earth Tajikistan116
Earth Tanzania218
Earth Test1
Earth Thailand182
Earth The Caribbean1
Earth The Earth1
Earth Togo34
Earth Tonga6
Earth Trinidad and Tobago7
Earth Tunisia165
Earth Turkey475
Earth Turkmenistan28
Earth Turks and Caicos Islands1
Earth Tuvalu11
Earth Uganda85
Earth UK6,534
Earth Ukraine364
Earth United Arab Emirates19
Earth United States Minor Outlying Islands3
Earth Uruguay45
Earth USA169,788
Earth Uzbekistan114
Earth Vanuatu8
Earth Venezuela97
Earth Vietnam195
Earth West Africa1
Earth Western Sahara9
Earth Yellow Sea1
Earth Yemen26
Earth Zambia195
Earth Zimbabwe441
Extra-terrestrial The Moon36
Extra-terrestrial Mars63
Extra-terrestrial Mercury7
Extra-terrestrial Pluto1
Extra-terrestrial Outer Space14
Extra-terrestrial Charon1
Extra-terrestrial Europa1
Extra-terrestrial Io1
Extra-terrestrial Venus14
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