Capitals in Random Squares of the World Map

Given the 15 random squares shown, can you name any capital featured within that square? The answers change every time you play!
There are no answer boxes on purpose! The map is your only resource to name any capital in each square!
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Quiz by Stewart
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Last updated: October 23, 2019
First submittedOctober 14, 2019
Times taken33,391
Rating4.86
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Level 71
Oct 15, 2019
In de "Libya" square, The dot for Cairo is visible, but apparently not accepted. Is that on purpose or missed?
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Level 68
Oct 15, 2019
If you zoom in, the dot is actually outside the square!
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Level 36
Oct 17, 2019
I don't see a cairo dot, I see tripoli and valetta, but no cairo
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Level 47
Dec 10, 2020
Actually, the dot has a small sliver on the eastern side. But you have to zoom in a lot. Not saying it should count though because of how absolutely narrow it is.
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Level 68
Oct 15, 2019
Maybe it's time I learn the correct spelling, but it doesn't accept the usual misspelling for capital of Mongolia
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Level 68
Oct 15, 2019
Whoops! That's my bad, I added one 'a' too many!
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Level 81
Oct 15, 2019
This one is actually rather tough with there always being a square with some tiny island nation with a capital you only heard about on jetpunk.
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Level 70
Oct 16, 2019
Agreed, it's one thing to memorize all the capitals of Oceania, but it's another thing to determine which island nation is actually shown and what the corresponding capital is.
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Level 73
Oct 16, 2019
If you've got enough time left, just go through all of them. You'll hit the right one eventually.
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Level 58
Jan 6, 2020
Yeah, learning the location of countries is definitely unreasonable...
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Level 43
Sep 22, 2021
Nearly missed SUVA the capital of fiji
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Level 67
Mar 29, 2020
True, that is why quizzes like this are good, it helps you learn that extra level
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Level 65
Oct 16, 2019
Nice concept. Piece of cake :D
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Level 75
Oct 16, 2019
A certain European capital was a bit hard with the square being all blue with a fly dropping on the corner.
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Level 58
Apr 15, 2020
Probably Lisbon or Reykjavik.
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Level 63
Oct 16, 2019
Great idea!
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Level 77
Oct 17, 2019
Malagasy didn't work for the square containing it.
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Level 68
Oct 17, 2019
Malagasy is a language! The capital of Madagascar you're looking for is Antananarivo
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Level 77
Oct 17, 2019
Yeah I just realized that. Lol
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Level 44
Oct 23, 2019
Omg accept Bloemfontain for a spelling of Bloemfontein cause I suck at spelling
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Level 68
Oct 23, 2019
Added!
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Level 49
Dec 9, 2019
That was really fun!
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Level 59
Dec 12, 2019
Come on, who can guess the oceanian capitals?
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Level 52
Dec 13, 2019
I got Brunei and Palau. Come on lol
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Level 69
Apr 11, 2020
I tried learning those a few times, my brain said no.
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Level 43
Sep 22, 2021
Just know P.NG. , fiji, new zealand and australia
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Level 65
Oct 21, 2020
Brunei is rather easy as you just have to type Bandar i think, but Palau is truly hard. Ngerulmud has like 300 inhabitants according to Wikipedia.
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Level 73
Jan 6, 2020
Finally spelled Ngerulmud right!
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Level 62
Jan 6, 2020
Had your name written all over it. Well done and thanks.
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Level 59
Jan 6, 2020
Since when Colombo has changed to Kotte for Sri Lanka ?
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Level 68
Jan 6, 2020
Colombo is de facto economic and legislative capital, but Kotte is the official and administrative capital. See this from Wikipedia:

Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, commonly known as Kotte ([kɔːte]), is the official, administrative capital of Sri Lanka. Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte is a satellite city and located within the urban area of Sri Lanka's de facto economic and legislative capital, Colombo.
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Level 43
Sep 22, 2021
Thanks for letting me know

Because i typed colombo and it didn't work and my brain just say that you can do maldives' capital male

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Level 69
Jan 7, 2020
Took the quiz five times. Had Ngerulmud five times. Finally learned the existence and spelling of Ngerulmud.
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Level 49
Jan 10, 2020
the capital of kazakhstan is now nur-sultan
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Level 68
Jan 11, 2020
That's correct, which is exactly why this quiz uses Nur-Sultan!
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Level 61
May 12, 2020
Not giving the answer boxes in fun but how do I understand what answers I missed after I finish the quiz?
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Level 68
May 12, 2020
If on desktop, you can hover over the squares to see a list of them.
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Level 25
Sep 24, 2021
I had Mauritius and that’s what made me lose :(