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Jump between all Capital Cities: Closest Capital 'strictly' N/E/S/W

Starting from Tirana, move to the closest capital that is North of it (bearing less than 45º or greater than 315º). From there move to the closest East (bearing between 45º and 135º), then to the closest South, then to the closest West; then back to the closest North and so on
D = Distance in km - B = Bearing, where N means bearing is greater than 315º or smaller than 45º; E means it's between 45º and 135º; S between 135º and 225º; W between 225º and 315º
If there is no capital in the required direction, you stay at the same capital and try the following direction; missed directions are shown in brackets
The 2 highlighted cells indicate that those capitals are not the ones listed in the 'World Capitals' quiz, which have a different initial
When you guess a city, you are shown the first letter of the following one
Quiz by scambigol
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Last updated: January 9, 2015
First submittedJanuary 9, 2015
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B
D
Tirana . P
N
131
Podgorica . P
E
158
Pristina . S
S
78
Skopje . S
W
324
Sarajevo . Z
N
288
Zagreb . B
E
299
Budapest . B
S
319
Belgrade . L
W
486
Ljubljana . V
N
278
Vienna . B
E
55
Bratislava . S
S
590
San Marino . M
W
405
Monaco . B
N
357
Bern . V
E
159
Vaduz . V
S
626
Vatican City . A
W
904
Andorra la Vella . P
N
708
Paris . L
E
287
Luxembourg . R
S
990
Rome . A
W
995
Algiers . B
N
1,569
Brussels . B
E
653
Berlin . P
S
280
Prague . A
W
711
Amsterdam . O
N
914
Oslo . S
E
417
Stockholm . C
S
523
Copenhagen . L
W
957
London . R
N
1,891
Reykjavik . H
E
2,423
Helsinki . T
S
82
Tallinn . D
W
2,010
Dublin . W
(n) E
1,832
Warsaw . C
S
810
Chisinau . T
W
1,911
Tunis . V
N
2,297
Vilnius . M
E
172
Minsk . K
S
433
Kiev . M
W
2,869
Madrid . V
(n) E
1,669
Valletta . T
S
357
Tripoli . R
W
1,862
Rabat . L
N
561
Lisbon . S
E
2,760
Sofia . A
S
524
Athens . B
W
4,212
Bamako . B
N
4,787
Bucharest . A
E
749
Ankara . N
S
529
Nicosia . N
B
D
Capital City
W
3,946
Niamey . R
N
5,169
Riga . M
E
844
Moscow . T
S
1,648
Tbilisi . A
W
5,142
Abuja . N
(n) E
892
N'Djamena . B
S
939
Bangui . Y
W
783
Yaounde . C
N
3,566
Cairo . J
E
423
Jerusalem . K
S
1,816
Khartoum . M
W
2,910
Malabo . A
N
4,219
Amman . B
E
807
Baghdad . K
S
556
Kuwait City . D
W
1,201
Damascus . Y
N
1,041
Yerevan . B
E
457
Baku . T
S
536
Tehran . B
W
1,469
Beirut . R
(n) E
1,491
Riyadh . S
S
1,066
Sanaa . A
W
566
Asmara . M
N
1,707
Manama . A
E
427
Abu Dhabi . D
S
1,853
Djibouti . A
W
558
Addis Ababa . D
N
2,251
Doha . M
E
740
Muscat . M
S
2,682
Male . V
W
2,231
Victoria . N
N
4,356
New Delhi . K
E
801
Kathmandu . C
S
2,370
Colombo . M
W
3,865
Mogadishu . A
N
4,193
Ashgabat . D
E
911
Dushanbe . K
S
446
Kabul . J
W
5,076
Juba . T
N
5,501
Tashkent . B
E
479
Bishkek . I
S
1,024
Islamabad . K
W
5,610
Kampala . A
N
6,715
Astana . U
E
2,564
Ulaanbaatar . B
S
1,170
Beijing . T
W
2,822
Thimphu . V
(n) E
1,694
Vientiane . B
S
517
Bangkok . P
B
D
Capital City
W
6,019
Port Louis . D
N
6,024
Dhaka . N
E
736
Nay Pyi Taw . K
S
1,933
Kuala Lumpur . A
W
6,409
Antananarivo . M
N
920
Moroni . S
E
6,852
Singapore . J
S
894
Jakarta . N
W
7,793
Nairobi . P
(n) E
7,662
Phnom Penh . C
S
6,966
Canberra . M
W
10,505
Maputo . H
N
914
Harare . H
E
9,218
Hanoi . B
S
2,033
Bandar Seri Begawan . D
W
8,887
Dodoma . M
(n) E
9,679
Manila . D
S
2,611
Dili . L
W
9,981
Lilongwe . B
N
1,267
Bujumbura . T
E
10,392
Taipei . M
S
2,389
Melekeok . K
W
11,653
Kigali . P
(n) E
10,640
Pyongyang . S
S
194
Seoul . L
W
11,797
Lusaka . P
(n) E
12,755
Port Moresby . W
S
4,449
Wellington . M
W
11,496
Maseru . P
N
401
Pretoria . M
E
301
Mbabane . G
(s) W
556
Gaborone . L
N
2,208
Luanda . T
E
13,852
Tokyo . P
S
3,701
Palikir . W
W
15,515
Windhoek . K
N
2,026
Kinshasa . H
E
15,824
Honiara . P
S
1,289
Port-Vila . B
W
16,190
Brazzaville . Y
(n) E
16,837
Yaren . S
S
2,317
Suva . L
W
17,709
Libreville . O
N
1,795
Ouagadougou . M
E
17,717
Majuro . T
S
661
Tarawa . S
W
18,495
Sao Tome . P
N
820
Porto-Novo . F
E
19,589
Funafuti . N
B
D
Capital City
S
1,520
Nuku'alofa . A
N
886
Apia . M
E
8,766
Mexico City . L
S
4,241
Lima . Q
(w) N
1,316
Quito . C
E
1,751
Caracas . S
S
3,270
Sucre . B
(w) N
2,788
Bogota . P
E
1,538
Port-of-Spain . G
S
565
Georgetown . P
W
2,011
Port-au-Prince . N
N
888
Nassau . S
E
1,051
Santo Domingo . P
S
1,471
Panama . S
W
511
San Jose . M
N
339
Managua . K
E
1,205
Kingston . B
S
4,896
Brasilia . S
W
3,007
Santiago . P
N
4,648
Paramaribo . P
E
3,603
Praia . A
S
5,788
Asuncion . S
(w) N
4,156
Saint George's . B
E
258
Bridgetown . B
S
5,282
Buenos Aires . K
(w) N
5,295
Kingstown . D
E
4,727
Dakar . B
S
166
Banjul . C
W
4,798
Castries . R
N
150
Roseau . N
E
4,841
Nouakchott . B
S
689
Bissau . S
W
5,008
Saint John's . W
N
2,829
Washington . C
E
7,050
Conakry . F
S
126
Freetown . B
W
5,444
Basseterre . O
N
3,343
Ottawa . M
E
7,564
Monrovia . M
s (W)
6,590
Montevideo . T
N
6,334
Tegucigalpa . Y
E
8,967
Yamoussoukro . H
(s) W
8,403
Havana . A
(n) E
8,977
Accra . B
(s) W
9,684
Belmopan . L
(n) E
9,814
Lome . S
(s) W
9,900
San Salvador . G
(sen) W
177
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