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Contents

Geography (1161 articles)[edit]

See also Physical sciences/Earth science.

Basics (35 articles)[edit]

Physical geography (362 articles)[edit]

Bodies of water (190 articles)[edit]

Oceans and seas (55 articles)[edit]

Straits (20 articles)[edit]

Shipping routes (2 articles)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Northeast Passage
  2. B-Class article Northwest Passage

Rivers (69 articles)[edit]

Lakes (37 articles)[edit]

Canals (7 articles)[edit]

Seabed (3 articles)[edit]

Waterfalls (4 articles)[edit]

Aquifers (1 article)[edit]

Islands (64 articles)[edit]

Peninsulas (15 articles)[edit]

Land relief (73 articles)[edit]

Mountain peaks (20 articles)[edit]

Deserts (9 articles)[edit]

Forests (3 articles)[edit]

Parks and preserves (17 articles)[edit]

Countries (207 articles)[edit]

North America (23 articles)[edit]

South America (12 articles)[edit]

Africa (54 articles)[edit]

Asia (47 articles)[edit]

Europe (45 articles)[edit]

Oceania (14 articles)[edit]

Unrecognized or largely unrecognized states, and disputed regions (11 articles)[edit]

State-like entities (1 article)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Holy See

Regions and country subdivisions (103 articles)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Arctic (Level 3)
  2. Start-Class article Tropics

Africa (7 articles)[edit]

  1. Start-Class article Central Africa
  2. Start-Class article East Africa
  3. C-Class article North Africa
  4. B-Class article Puntland
  5. Start-Class article Southern Africa
  6. C-Class article Sub-Saharan Africa
  7. C-Class article West Africa

Americas (20 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Caribbean
  2. C-Class article Central America
  3. C-Class article French Guiana
  4. B-Class article Latin America
  5. B-Class article Minas Gerais
  6. B-Class article Patagonia
  7. C-Class article Southern Cone

Canada (4 articles)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Alberta
  2. B-Class article British Columbia
  3. B-Class article Ontario
  4. C-Class article Quebec

US (9 articles)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Alaska
  2. B-Class article California
  3. C-Class article Florida
  4. C-Class article Midwestern United States
  5. B-Class article New England
  6. C-Class article New York
  7. B-Class article Delisted good article Southern United States
  8. Good article Texas
  9. B-Class article Western United States

Europe and Russia (28 articles)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Crimea
  2. Start-Class article Vojvodina

Belgium (2 articles)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Flanders
  2. B-Class article Wallonia

France (2 articles)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Brittany
  2. C-Class article Provence

Germany (1 article)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Bavaria

Italy (1 article)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Tuscany

Romania (3 articles)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Moldavia
  2. B-Class article Transylvania
  3. B-Class article Delisted good article Wallachia

Russia (7 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Bashkortostan
  2. C-Class article Chechnya
  3. C-Class article Dagestan
  4. B-Class article Kaliningrad Oblast
  5. B-Class article Sakha Republic
  6. B-Class article Siberia
  7. B-Class article Tatarstan

Scandinavia (1 article)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Scandinavia

Spain (3 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Basque Country (autonomous community)
  2. C-Class article Catalonia
  3. B-Class article Galicia

UK (5 articles)[edit]

  1. Good article England
  2. B-Class article Gibraltar
  3. B-Class article Delisted good article Northern Ireland
  4. Good article Scotland
  5. Good article Wales

Asia (41 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Caucasus
  2. C-Class article Central Asia
  3. Start-Class article East Asia
  4. Start-Class article Greater Khorasan
  5. B-Class article Kashmir
  6. C-Class article Korea
  7. B-Class article Punjab (region)
  8. B-Class article South Asia
  9. B-Class article Southeast Asia

China (15 articles)[edit]

  1. Start-Class article Fujian
  2. C-Class article Guangdong
  3. Start-Class article Guangxi
  4. Start-Class article Hebei
  5. Start-Class article Henan
  6. Start-Class article Hubei
  7. Start-Class article Hunan
  8. C-Class article Inner Mongolia
  9. C-Class article Jiangsu
  10. C-Class article Manchuria
  11. Start-Class article Shandong
  12. Start-Class article Sichuan
  13. B-Class article Delisted good article Tibet
  14. B-Class article Xinjiang
  15. Start-Class article Yunnan

India (9 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Andhra Pradesh
  2. B-Class article Bihar
  3. B-Class article Gujarat
  4. B-Class article Maharashtra
  5. B-Class article Northeast India
  6. B-Class article Rajasthan
  7. B-Class article Tamil Nadu
  8. Good article Uttar Pradesh
  9. Featured article West Bengal

Indonesia (2 articles)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Aceh
  2. C-Class article Papua

Middle East (5 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Eastern Arabia
  2. Start-Class article Hejaz
  3. B-Class article Kurdistan
  4. Start-Class article Levant
  5. C-Class article Middle East (Level 3)

Pakistan (2 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Balochistan
  2. B-Class article Sindh

Oceania (5 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Melanesia
  2. C-Class article Micronesia
  3. B-Class article New South Wales
  4. C-Class article Oceania (Level 2)
  5. B-Class article Polynesia

Cities (437 articles)[edit]

Urban studies and planning (18 articles)[edit]

Africa (64 articles)[edit]

Northern Africa (18 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Tunis

Algeria (3 articles)

  1. B-Class article Algiers
  2. Start-Class article Oran
  3. Start-Class article Constantine

Egypt (6 articles)

  1. B-Class article Cairo (Level 3)
  2. B-Class article Alexandria
  3. Start-Class article Giza
  4. Start-Class article Damietta
  5. Start-Class article Luxor
  6. Start-Class article Aswan

Libya (2 articles)

  1. C-Class article Tripoli
  2. B-Class article Benghazi

Morocco (4 articles)

  1. C-Class article Casablanca
  2. Start-Class article Rabat
  3. C-Class article Fes
  4. Good article Marrakesh

Sudan (2 articles)

  1. C-Class article Khartoum
  2. Start-Class article Omdurman

Central Africa (8 articles)[edit]

  1. Start-Class article Brazzaville
  2. Start-Class article Luanda
  3. Start-Class article N'Djamena

Cameroon (2 articles)

  1. Start-Class article Douala
  2. Start-Class article Yaoundé

Democratic Republic of the Congo (3 articles)

  1. C-Class article Kinshasa
  2. C-Class article Lubumbashi
  3. Start-Class article Mbuji-Mayi

Eastern Africa (14 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Addis Ababa
  2. Good article Antananarivo
  3. C-Class article Asmara
  4. B-Class article Dar es Salaam
  5. C-Class article Harare
  6. C-Class article Kampala
  7. C-Class article Kigali
  8. Start-Class article Lilongwe
  9. Start-Class article Lusaka
  10. Good article Mogadishu

Kenya (2 articles)

  1. C-Class article Nairobi
  2. C-Class article Mombasa

Mozambique (2 articles)

  1. Start-Class article Maputo
  2. Start-Class article Beira

Southern Africa (5 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Former featured article Johannesburg
  2. C-Class article Former featured article Cape Town
  3. C-Class article Durban
  4. C-Class article Pretoria
  5. B-Class article Port Elizabeth

Western Africa (19 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Abidjan
  2. C-Class article Dakar
  3. C-Class article Bamako
  4. Start-Class article Ouagadougou
  5. Start-Class article Conakry
  6. C-Class article Freetown
  7. Start-Class article Cotonou
  8. C-Class article Monrovia
  9. Start-Class article Niamey

Ghana (2 articles)

  1. C-Class article Accra
  2. Start-Class article Kumasi

Nigeria (8 articles)

  1. B-Class article Lagos
  2. C-Class article Kano
  3. B-Class article Ibadan
  4. C-Class article Abuja
  5. Start-Class article Kaduna
  6. Start-Class article Benin City
  7. B-Class article Port Harcourt
  8. Start-Class article Maiduguri

Americas (89 articles)[edit]

Asia (171 articles)[edit]

Central Asia (4 articles)[edit]

Kazakhstan (2 articles)

  1. C-Class article Almaty
  2. B-Class article Astana

Uzbekistan (2 articles)

  1. C-Class article Tashkent
  2. Start-Class article Samarkand

Eastern Asia (53 articles)[edit]

China (34 articles)

  1. B-Class article Beijing (Level 3)
  2. C-Class article Changchun
  3. C-Class article Changsha
  4. B-Class article Chengdu
  5. B-Class article Chongqing
  6. C-Class article Dalian
  7. C-Class article Fuzhou
  8. C-Class article Guangzhou
  9. C-Class article Hangzhou
  10. B-Class article Harbin
  11. Start-Class article Hefei
  12. Good article Former featured article Hong Kong (Level 3)
  13. C-Class article Jinan
  14. C-Class article Kunming
  15. B-Class article Lanzhou
  16. B-Class article Lhasa
  17. Start-Class article Luoyang
  18. B-Class article Delisted good article Macau
  19. Start-Class article Nanchang
  20. C-Class article Nanjing
  21. Start-Class article Nanning
  22. C-Class article Qingdao
  23. B-Class article Shanghai
  24. C-Class article Shantou
  25. C-Class article Shenyang
  26. C-Class article Shenzhen
  27. Start-Class article Shijiazhuang
  28. Start-Class article Suzhou
  29. Start-Class article Taiyuan
  30. C-Class article Tianjin
  31. C-Class article Ürümqi
  32. C-Class article Wuhan
  33. C-Class article Xi'an
  34. Start-Class article Zhengzhou

Japan (10 articles)

  1. B-Class article Tokyo (Level 3)
  2. C-Class article Osaka
  3. Start-Class article Nagoya
  4. C-Class article Yokohama
  5. C-Class article Sapporo
  6. B-Class article Kobe
  7. C-Class article Kyoto
  8. C-Class article Fukuoka
  9. C-Class article Hiroshima
  10. Start-Class article Kitakyushu

North Korea (1 article)

  1. C-Class article Pyongyang

South Korea (6 articles)

  1. C-Class article Seoul
  2. B-Class article Busan
  3. C-Class article Incheon
  4. B-Class article Daegu
  5. C-Class article Daejeon
  6. Start-Class article Gwangju

Mongolia (1 article)

  1. C-Class article Ulaanbaatar

Taiwan (1 article)

  1. B-Class article Taipei

Southern Asia (48 articles)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Colombo
  2. B-Class article Kathmandu

Bangladesh (3 articles)

  1. Featured article Dhaka
  2. B-Class article Chittagong
  3. B-Class article Sylhet

India (34 articles)

  1. B-Class article Agra
  2. Good article Former featured article Ahmedabad
  3. Good article Allahabad
  4. C-Class article Amritsar
  5. B-Class article Former featured article Bangalore
  6. C-Class article Bhopal
  7. B-Class article Bhubaneswar
  8. B-Class article Chandigarh
  9. B-Class article Former featured article Chennai
  10. Good article Coimbatore
  11. Good article Former featured article Delhi (Level 3)
  12. B-Class article Guwahati
  13. Featured article Hyderabad
  14. C-Class article Indore
  15. C-Class article Jaipur
  16. Start-Class article Jodhpur
  17. C-Class article Kanpur
  18. Featured article Kolkata
  19. C-Class article Lucknow
  20. C-Class article Ludhiana
  21. Good article Madurai
  22. Good article Former featured article Mumbai (Level 3)
  23. Featured article Mysore
  24. B-Class article Nagpur
  25. B-Class article Delisted good article Patna
  26. C-Class article Pune
  27. Start-Class article Raipur
  28. B-Class article Ranchi
  29. C-Class article Srinagar
  30. C-Class article Surat
  31. B-Class article Thiruvananthapuram
  32. B-Class article Vadodara
  33. B-Class article Varanasi
  34. C-Class article Visakhapatnam

Pakistan (9 articles)

  1. B-Class article Delisted good article Karachi
  2. B-Class article Lahore
  3. C-Class article Faisalabad
  4. B-Class article Rawalpindi
  5. Start-Class article Multan
  6. B-Class article Hyderabad, Sindh
  7. Start-Class article Gujranwala
  8. B-Class article Peshawar
  9. B-Class article Islamabad

Southeastern Asia (24 articles)[edit]

  1. C-Class article Phnom Penh
  2. Start-Class article Vientiane

Burma (2 articles)

  1. C-Class article Yangon
  2. C-Class article Mandalay

Indonesia (10 articles)

  1. B-Class article Jakarta (Level 3)
  2. B-Class article Bandung
  3. C-Class article Surabaya
  4. C-Class article Medan
  5. Start-Class article Palembang
  6. Start-Class article Makassar
  7. Start-Class article Semarang
  8. Start-Class article Malang
  9. Start-Class article Padang
  10. Start-Class article Yogyakarta

Malaysia (2 articles)

  1. Good article Kuala Lumpur
  2. C-Class article Johor Bahru

Philippines (4 articles)

  1. Good article Manila
  2. C-Class article Quezon City
  3. C-Class article Cebu City
  4. C-Class article Davao City

Thailand (2 articles)

  1. B-Class article Bangkok
  2. C-Class article Chiang Mai

Vietnam (2 articles)

  1. C-Class article Ho Chi Minh City
  2. C-Class article Hanoi

Western Asia (42 articles)[edit]

  1. Good article Amman
  2. B-Class article Baku
  3. B-Class article Beirut
  4. Good article Gaza City
  5. B-Class article Muscat
  6. C-Class article Tbilisi
  7. C-Class article Yerevan

Afghanistan (3 articles)

  1. B-Class article Kabul
  2. C-Class article Kandahar
  3. Start-Class article Herat

Iraq (3 articles)

  1. B-Class article Baghdad
  2. Start-Class article Basra
  3. C-Class article Mosul

Iran (8 articles)

  1. C-Class article Tehran
  2. Start-Class article Mashhad
  3. C-Class article Isfahan
  4. B-Class article Tabriz
  5. B-Class article Shiraz
  6. B-Class article Ahvaz
  7. Start-Class article Qom
  8. Start-Class article Kermanshah

Israel (2 articles)

  1. B-Class article Former featured article Jerusalem (Level 3)
  2. Good article Tel Aviv

Saudi Arabia (4 articles)

  1. B-Class article Mecca (Level 3)
  2. C-Class article Medina
  3. B-Class article Riyadh
  4. C-Class article Jeddah

Syria (2 articles)

  1. B-Class article Damascus
  2. C-Class article Aleppo

Turkey (9 articles)

  1. Featured article Istanbul (Level 3)
  2. C-Class article Ankara
  3. C-Class article İzmir
  4. C-Class article Bursa
  5. C-Class article Adana
  6. C-Class article Gaziantep
  7. Start-Class article Konya
  8. B-Class article Antalya
  9. Start-Class article Eskişehir

United Arab Emirates (2 articles)

  1. B-Class article Abu Dhabi
  2. Good article Dubai

Yemen (2 articles)

  1. C-Class article Sana'a
  2. Start-Class article Aden

Europe (89 articles)[edit]

Eastern Europe (38 articles)[edit]

Poland (6 articles)

  1. C-Class article Warsaw
  2. Good article Kraków
  3. C-Class article Wrocław
  4. C-Class article Poznań
  5. C-Class article Gdańsk
  6. C-Class article Katowice

Ukraine (6 articles)

  1. B-Class article Kiev
  2. C-Class article Kharkiv
  3. B-Class article Delisted good article Donetsk
  4. B-Class article Dnipropetrovsk
  5. C-Class article Odessa
  6. B-Class article Lviv

Russia (14 articles)

  1. B-Class article Moscow (Level 3)
  2. B-Class article Saint Petersburg
  3. Start-Class article Novosibirsk
  4. C-Class article Nizhny Novgorod
  5. Start-Class article Yekaterinburg
  6. Start-Class article Samara
  7. Start-Class article Omsk
  8. C-Class article Kazan
  9. C-Class article Chelyabinsk
  10. C-Class article Rostov-on-Don
  11. Start-Class article Ufa
  12. Start-Class article Volgograd
  13. Start-Class article Perm
  14. C-Class article Vladivostok

Other Eastern Europe (12 articles)

  1. B-Class article Athens
  2. Featured article Belgrade
  3. Good article Former featured article Bratislava
  4. B-Class article Bucharest
  5. B-Class article Budapest
  6. C-Class article Minsk
  7. C-Class article Prague
  8. B-Class article Riga
  9. B-Class article Former featured article Sarajevo
  10. B-Class article Sofia
  11. B-Class article Vilnius
  12. B-Class article Delisted good article Zagreb

Western Europe (51 articles)[edit]

Belgium (2 articles)

  1. C-Class article Antwerp
  2. B-Class article Brussels

France (7 articles)

  1. B-Class article Delisted good article Paris (Level 3)
  2. C-Class article Marseille
  3. C-Class article Lyon
  4. C-Class article Toulouse
  5. C-Class article Nice
  6. C-Class article Bordeaux
  7. B-Class article Strasbourg

Germany (9 articles)

  1. B-Class article Delisted good article Berlin
  2. B-Class article Hamburg
  3. C-Class article Munich
  4. C-Class article Cologne
  5. C-Class article Frankfurt
  6. C-Class article Stuttgart
  7. B-Class article Düsseldorf
  8. C-Class article Nuremberg
  9. C-Class article Dresden

Italy (8 articles)

  1. B-Class article Rome (Level 3)
  2. B-Class article Milan
  3. B-Class article Naples
  4. C-Class article Turin
  5. B-Class article Palermo
  6. C-Class article Genoa
  7. C-Class article Florence
  8. C-Class article Venice

Netherlands (3 articles)

  1. B-Class article Amsterdam
  2. C-Class article The Hague
  3. B-Class article Rotterdam

Northern Europe (4 articles)

  1. Good article Copenhagen
  2. B-Class article Helsinki
  3. C-Class article Oslo
  4. B-Class article Delisted good article Stockholm

Spain (5 articles)

  1. B-Class article Madrid
  2. B-Class article Delisted good article Barcelona
  3. C-Class article Valencia
  4. C-Class article Seville
  5. C-Class article Zaragoza

Switzerland (2 articles)

  1. B-Class article Geneva
  2. B-Class article Zürich

UK and Ireland (9 articles)

  1. Good article London (Level 3)
  2. B-Class article Delisted good article Dublin
  3. Good article Birmingham
  4. B-Class article Delisted good article Glasgow
  5. B-Class article Edinburgh
  6. B-Class article Liverpool
  7. Featured article Manchester
  8. B-Class article Leeds
  9. B-Class article Cardiff

Other Western Europe (2 articles)

  1. C-Class article Lisbon
  2. C-Class article Vienna

Oceania (6 articles)[edit]

Australia (4 articles)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Delisted good article Brisbane
  2. B-Class article Delisted good article Melbourne
  3. B-Class article Delisted good article Perth
  4. B-Class article Delisted good article Sydney

New Zealand (2 articles)[edit]

  1. B-Class article Auckland
  2. B-Class article Wellington