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Countries Closest to India

Can you name the twenty countries that are geographically closest to India?
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Last updated: November 10, 2019
First submittedAugust 27, 2014
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km
country
miles
0
Pakistan
0
0
Bangladesh
0
0
Myanmar
0
0
China
0
0
Bhutan
0
0
Nepal
0
1
Sri Lanka
1
130
Maldives
81
172
Indonesia
107
211
Afghanistan
131
km
country
miles
277
Tajikistan
172
486
Thailand
302
525
Kyrgyzstan
326
613
Iran
381
617
Uzbekistan
384
632
Malaysia
393
717
Laos
445
721
Vietnam
448
733
Turkmenistan
455
808
Kazakhstan
502
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level 72
Oct 28, 2014
Other Countries Closest quizzes: Germany, Kazakhstan, Afro-Eurasia, Hawaii, Australia.
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level 72
Oct 28, 2014
Thanks to ponnuki for providing info from openstreetmap showing the India-Sri Lanka border.
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level 44
Nov 28, 2014
19/20... missed Uzbekistan. where is Cambodia? laos and Vietnam but no Cambodia?
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level 72
Nov 28, 2014
Cambodia, believe it or not, is further away than Vietnam! (and outside the Top 20). Check a map and you'll see that's true.
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level 36
Feb 5, 2015
Kazakhstan is further away from India than cambodia
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level 72
Feb 5, 2015
Cambodia is 1000 km / 621 miles away.
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level 74
Apr 22, 2015
I was surprised about Vietnam about Cambodia. Also thought Russia would be closer.
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level 48
Feb 28, 2016
Kyrgyzstan is pretty hard to spell. Could you also accept slight variations, like 'kyrgystan'?
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level 72
Feb 28, 2016
Sure; kyrgystan and a few other similar spellings work now.
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level 46
Aug 28, 2016
Kyrgystan is the worst country to spell under pressure :/
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level 59
Nov 2, 2016
Missed only Malaysia, even though I guessed Indonesia and Thailand
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level 68
Jan 18, 2017
The distance between India and the Maldives is actually smaller: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minicoy
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level 72
Jan 18, 2017
Updated, thanks.
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level 44
Jul 30, 2018
can you allow kazakistan for kazakhstan
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level 57
Nov 12, 2019
Of course not.
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level 61
Nov 11, 2019
Interesting, I've never really noticed India and Thailand are "only" 486 km apart. That's closer than Miami & Jacksonville!
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level 22
Nov 12, 2019
Curious where Oman would be after this. 21?
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level 72
Nov 12, 2019
866 km / 538 miles, so probably!