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Non-Bordering Countries Closest to the Mediterranean Sea

Which countries that do not border the Mediterranean Sea are closest to it?
Note the official definition of the Mediterranean Sea goes as far as the start (southern end) of the Dardanelles, but not into it
Quiz by Jerry928
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Last updated: March 25, 2019
First submittedNovember 19, 2014
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km
country
miles
10
San Marino
6
22
Vatican City
13
30
Bulgaria
19
57
North Macedonia
36
63
Jordan
39
82
Austria
51
83
Kosovo
51
103
Andorra
64
106
Serbia
66
156
Switzerland
97
km
country
miles
164
Portugal
102
190
Germany
118
204
Hungary
126
226
Saudi Arabia
140
271
Liechtenstein
169
290
Iraq
180
293
Romania
182
313
Czechia
195
367
Slovakia
228
531
Ukraine
330
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level 71
Nov 19, 2014
I would have thought that the Black sea is considered part of the Mediterranean sea, but the Wikipedia page says it is "generally not". Perhaps worth mentioning in the notes. Great idea, well done!
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level 31
Nov 19, 2014
The northern tip of the Gulf of Saros in Turkey is 330 miles away from the border of Ukraine and Romania at the Danube River just south of Izmail, bringing Ukraine just SLIGHTLY closer to the Mediterranean Sea that Poland.
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level 73
Nov 19, 2014
Yes! Thanks for that spot; quiz is being updated.
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level 52
Feb 9, 2017
Great quiz, but please accept Czechia!
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level 73
Feb 9, 2017
Updated, thanks.
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level 69
Mar 25, 2019
Need to update now with North Macedonia
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level 73
Mar 25, 2019
Done, thanks.