Countries in Squares of the World Map

Try to name any country featured within each square of the world map.
Squares with no countries inside them are not illuminated
Excluding overseas territories
Quiz by Stewart
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Last updated: June 1, 2020
First submittedAugust 13, 2019
Times taken27,783
Rating5.00
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+6
Level 52
Aug 13, 2019
In the Moscow square (11 from the left, 2 from the top) Norway is give as a correct answer instead of Finland
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Level 68
Aug 13, 2019
Thank you - good spot! This has been fixed now :)
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Level 59
Jul 7, 2020
I want to point out, Portugal and Gabon stick out slightly, although its hard to see.
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Level 71
Sep 18, 2020
Also Kiribati, Russia(Kamchatka), South Africa, Somalia, and Spain (into the same square as Portugal)
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Level 52
Oct 18, 2020
I don't see Spain sticking out
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Level 48
Nov 2, 2020
Portugal definitely sticks out of it's given square. If you zoom in it is easily visible.
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Level 71
Aug 13, 2019
Nice quiz
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Level 60
Aug 15, 2019
Grrrrrrrrr I missed new zealand😠😠😠
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Level 69
May 8, 2020
Awesome quiz!
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Level 69
Jun 1, 2020
Congratulations Stewart for getting this quiz featured!
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Level 83
Jun 1, 2020
77.6% get all 124 squares. Impressive.
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Level 70
Jun 2, 2020
Good quiz but i missed 'Ecuador' because the Galapagos Islands were still showing (just) they should have been knocked over with Ecuador's square.
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Level 51
Jul 7, 2020
Only if you guessed Ecuador. The Galapagos are clearly in their own square so there's no reason that square should go green unless you actually give Ecuador as an answer.
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Level 78
Jun 2, 2020
Great idea for a quiz! Should France count for the square containing Mauritius, or not? Currently it's listed as one of the answers, but doesn't actually light it up. I'n the case of France I'm not really sure where the line between overseas regions and overseas territories is drawn, but it seems like Réunion has a better claim to be included than New Caledonia does.
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Level 68
Jun 2, 2020
It was before featuring! It looks like QM set all typeins to Auto without realising I had a special custom one for France in that square. All fixed now :)
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Level 56
Jul 26, 2020
It says no overseas territories, but Puerto Rico lights up when i guess United States. Is this intentional?
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Level 57
Jun 2, 2020
What is the spot of Mexico in the east Pacific?
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Level 44
Jul 7, 2020
It lights up because of the California peninsula.
+1
Level 70
Jun 2, 2020
It is difficult to distinguish which squares are guessed and which are not guessed. I suggest a change of colors. Thanks.
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Level 68
Jun 2, 2020
Made the colours slightly more obvious now, thanks.
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Level 74
Jun 3, 2020
Great quiz (as usual!). Spelling: illuminated
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Level 57
Jun 3, 2020
Lmao, I was on mobile and slide typed Ukraine. I got shocked that it filled the whole Europe before realising it filled UK as well.
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Level 66
Jun 3, 2020
Nice quiz. Now we need one with capital cities!
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Level 68
Jun 3, 2020
Already exists! World Squares Map Quizzes :)
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Level 54
Jun 10, 2020
Phew! I got Ecuador in the nick of time!
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Level 59
Jul 7, 2020
I didnt because the square was out in the water
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Level 50
Jul 7, 2020
100%
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Level 70
Jul 7, 2020
New Caledonia is an overseas territory and should not count for France.
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Level 68
Jul 7, 2020
Thanks, not sure why that was in there. I have removed New Caledonia and added Mayotte to be consistent, meaning only overseas regions are accepted now.
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Level 62
Jul 7, 2020
In the same way, Greenland should not count for Denmark.
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Level 56
Jul 7, 2020
I love the Malevich painting as the thumbnail! :)
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Level 66
Jul 7, 2020
Damn, I missed Kiribati!
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Level 78
Jul 7, 2020
Same here. I was looking all over the map for a square that wasn't colored - didn't think about Oceania crossing over to the western side of the map - saw it just before time ran out.
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Level 66
Dec 23, 2020
Ditto.
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Level 55
Jul 7, 2020
Those islands to the west of Peru threw me for a bit!
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Level 47
Jul 7, 2020
I got 123/124. I missed the Fiji/Tonga square.
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Level 64
Jul 7, 2020
The colour difference between guessed and not guessed could be more clear. Especially squares with a lot of water are not clearly visible. And there is a square with a small part of Gabon in it that should be nr 125.
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Level 20
Jul 7, 2020
I have noticed that Somalia has land in the square east of Somalia.
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Level 52
Jul 7, 2020
i missed marshall islands
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Level 58
Jul 7, 2020
Good quiz!
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Level 59
Jul 7, 2020
is ecuador an island
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Level 50
Jul 9, 2020
The Galapagos Islands are part of Ecuador.
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Level 34
Jul 8, 2020
Loved this, but I'm confused why typing Greenland didn't fill out those squares?
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Level 50
Jul 9, 2020
Not a country. Entering Denmark knocks out Greenland.
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Level 25
Jul 18, 2020
A tiny bit of portugal is showing in the square to it's west even though it says it's uninhabited.
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Level 26
Sep 21, 2020
missed ecuador because of its islands that i didnt see
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Level 44
Oct 19, 2020
Darn those Galagapos Islands and their tortoises!
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