"Second Best" Geography Edition #3

Can you name the things that place #2 in these geographical categories?
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Last updated: June 25, 2020
First submittedJune 21, 2020
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Category
First
Second
Most populous African country
Nigeria
Ethiopia
Longest river in the world
Nile
Amazon
Most populous island
Java
Honshū
Country with the highest population density
Monaco
Singapore
Largest country by area with only one border
Canada
Papua New Guinea
National capital closest to Madrid
Andorra la Vella
Lisbon
Most populous U.S. state
California
Texas
Biggest urban area in the world
Guangzhou
Tokyo
First country alphabetically
Afghanistan
Albania
Most spoken language in the United States
English
Spanish
Country producing the most oranges
Brazil
China
Biggest island in the Mediterranean Sea
Sicily
Sardinia
Most populous city in Ohio (city proper)
Columbus
Cleveland
Biggest island in the Philippines
Luzon
Mindanao
African country with the northernmost point
Tunisia
Algeria
Largest desert in the world
Antarctic
Sahara
Southernmost capital city in Europe
Valetta
Athens
Most recently independent country
* Only includes those recognized by JetPunk
South Sudan
Kosovo
Asian country with the largest economy
(GDP, PPP, 2020)
China
Japan
Canadian province with the smallest land area
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
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Level 52
Jun 22, 2020
Fun quiz - but Albania comes before Algeria, so it should be 2nd after Afghanistan I believe.
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Level 72
Jun 22, 2020
Seconded.
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Level 72
Jun 25, 2020
Fixed