Random Sequential Countries on the World Map - Hard Version

Name all 196 countries of the World on a map, in a randomly generated order. The answer must correspond to the blue highlighted country.
In this harder version, the countries disappear again once you've answered them correctly!

Click the map to zoom!

The progress bar at the bottom shows your progression through the quiz.
The order changes every time you play!
For the smaller countries, an arrow or ring may appear to guide you.
Quiz by Stewart
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Last updated: December 2, 2019
First submittedNovember 5, 2019
Times taken1,881
Rating4.98
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Level 72
Nov 6, 2019
Great, thanks a lot! Two suggestions: maybe it would be 'fair' to add a few parallels (equators and tropics?) and/or meridians; for the tiny Caribbean countries it would be nice to have a magnifying lens that shows the space so you don't have to go through guessing them all every time (I don't even know how that could be done). Thanks again, very enjoyable!
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Level 64
Nov 19, 2019
indeed a reference would be great, specially considering that this map projection is a tad different from the jetpunk standard map
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Level 68
Nov 19, 2019
It is actually the same map, but with a few modifications to allow the countries to maximise the space available. Such as removing the top of Canada and Greenland, shrinking the Atlantic Ocean, and cutting off a bit of Alaska. It seemed to help especially with the smaller countries to make them just a tad more visible without the map looking drastically different.
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Level 62
Nov 6, 2019
Wow I'm better at geography than I thought I did the whole quiz with 15:56 left!
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Level 73
Nov 7, 2019
This was thoroughly enjoyable. I imagine only serious nerds are taking it, and answer stats suggest that's true: 36 takes so far, with 65% getting them all right.

I ended up being very fast- nearly 18 minutes left, would be interested to know the average of those that finish. Although obviously the geographic location is a big clue, without the others to reference, I found that shape recognition is huge, something that I think I'm good at, even with the smaller/less distinctive countries. I found small countries in Europe/Balkans most difficult, even more than island states.
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Level 80
Nov 8, 2019
Yeh most of Stewart's quizzes fly off the page but the uptake on this one is quite slow.
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Level 63
Dec 28, 2019
I did it with 19:30 left
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Level 73
Nov 7, 2019
Quite a stretch of the brain muscles! Eventually got there with 11:43 remaining. Thanks for setting this up.
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Level 71
Nov 19, 2019
It would also be nice if at the end of the quiz - whichever way it has finished - the entire map is revealed showing what you have achieved, i.e. which countries you have guessed and which are still missing. It would be a good learning factor. Don't know if this can be done at all, just an idea.
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Level 68
Dec 2, 2019
Found a way to do it! So that's been added now :)
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Level 73
Dec 6, 2019
My countries didn't actually disappear. Is there a glitch?
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Level 68
Dec 6, 2019
Looks like I messed up the CSS when I fixed the above problem. Have now fixed this problem now :P

After some complicated CSS, I found a way to have all answers hide when guessed, but show up post game!
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Level 79
Dec 6, 2019
No matter how many times I typed Samoa, it wasn't accepted. Pointlessly typed every country in Oceania three times, Samoa a few more times, and had to give up.
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Level 79
Dec 6, 2019
And yet, the second attempt worked and I got 100%. It was definitely Samoa that wouldn't take on the first attempt. Even if it wasn't, I tried every country in Oceania multiple times.
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Level 68
Dec 7, 2019
I have no idea what could've caused this problem. The quiz is the same (functionality wise) with every take, so it should've worked first time.
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Level 89
Dec 8, 2019
Wow, that was a challenge. Awesome quiz!
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Level 51
Dec 29, 2019
Once you have guessed a country, there is still a space where you can put you cursor over it and it will say what country it is. Was this intentional?
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Level 68
Dec 29, 2019
Yes, sadly I can't change that I don't think. I can make it white to appear invisible, but I can't selectively choose what shows up on the cursor hover.
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Level 51
Dec 30, 2019
Oh, okay.
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Level 48
Sep 28, 2020
Nominated. Very good quiz
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Level 33
Oct 16, 2020
Djibouti nearly got me lol, I guessed everything from lebanon to qatar before I got it