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Largest Cities by Latitude/Continent

World divided in continents and every 3 degrees of latitude. For each section, guess the most populated city and any of the following 4
Colour clues: light blue < 10,000; light green < 100k
Colour clues: dark red >= 10,000k; red >= 5,000k; orange >= 2,000k
Data from geonames.org - min popoulation 1,000
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AMERICA
 
EURAFRICA
 
AUSTRALASIA
LATITUDE
 
Top
2nd to 5th
 
Top
2nd to 5th
 
Top
2nd to 5th
ABOVE ARCTIC CIRCLE
87-90
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
84-87
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
81-84
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
78-81
 
 
 
 
Longyearbyen (2,060 sj)
 
 
 
 
75-78
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
72-75
 
Upernavik (1,129 gl)
 
 
 
 
 
Dikson (1,113 ru)
 
69-72
 
Ilulissat (4,413 gl)
Barrow (4,212 us) Nuiqsut (3,402 us) Prudhoe Bay (2,174 us) Uummannaq (1,299 gl)
 
Severomorsk (53k ru)
Tromso (52k no) Zapolyarnyy (17k ru) Polyarnyy (17k ru) Nikel' (15k ru)
 
Noril'sk (140k ru)
Talnakh (59k ru) Kayyerkan (27k ru) Dudinka (23k ru) Tiksi (5,700 ru)
ARCTIC CIRCLE AT 66° 33′
66-69
 
Sisimiut (5,227 gl)
Kotzebue (3,201 us) Inuvik (3,022 ca) Aasiaat (3,005 gl) Qasigiannguit (1,341 gl)
 
Murmansk (319k ru)
Vorkuta (80k ru) Apatity (61k ru) Monchegorsk (49k ru) Kandalaksha (38k ru)
 
Novyy Urengoy (94k ru)
Salekhard (38k ru) Labytnangi (27k ru) Udachny (15k ru) Igarka (7,470 ru)
NORTHERN TEMPERATE ZONE
63-66
 
Fairbanks (31k us)
Badger (19k us) Nuuk (14k gl) College (12k us) Iqaluit (6,124 ca)
 
Arkhangel'sk (356k ru)
Severodvinsk (194k ru) Trondheim (147k no) Oulu (128k fi) Reykjavik (118k is)
 
Noyabrsk (110k ru)
Nadym (46k ru) Muravlenko (39k ru) Gubkinskiy (20k ru) Beloyarskiy (20k ru)
60-63
 
Anchorage (291k us)
Eagle River (24k us) Whitehorse (23k ca) Yellowknife (15k ca) Knik-Fairview (14k us)
 
Helsinki (558k fi)
Petrozavodsk (265k ru) Espoo (256k fi) Syktyvkar (230k ru) Bergen (213k no)
 
Surgut (300k ru)
Nizhnevartovsk (244k ru) Yakutsk (235k ru) Nefteyugansk (112k ru) Khanty-Mansiysk (67k ru)
57-60
 
Juneau (31k us)
Sitka (8,881 us) Kodiak (6,130 us) Homer (5,003 us) Fort Nelson (4,514 ca)
 
Saint Petersburg (5,028k ru)
Stockholm (1,253k se) Yaroslavl (606k ru) Oslo (580k no) Kalininskiy (504k ru)
 
Perm (982k ru)
Tyumen (519k ru) Nizhniy Tagil (381k ru) Berezniki (167k ru) Tobol'sk (113k ru)
54-57
 
Fort McMurray (76k ca)
Grande Prairie (41k ca) Terrace (19k ca) Fort St. John (17k ca) Prince Rupert (14k ca)
 
Moscow (10,381k ru)
Nizhniy Novgorod (1,284k ru) Copenhagen (1,153k dk) Kazan (1,104k ru) Riga (742k lv)
 
Novosibirsk (1,419k ru)
Yekaterinburg (1,349k ru) Omsk (1,129k ru) Chelyabinsk (1,062k ru) Ufa (1,033k ru)
51-54
 
Calgary (1,019k ca)
Edmonton (712k ca) Saskatoon (198k ca) Red Deer (73k ca) Prince George (65k ca)
 
London (7,556k gb)
Berlin (3,426k de) Minsk (1,742k by) Hamburg (1,739k de) Warsaw (1,702k pl)
 
Barnaul (599k ru)
Irkutsk (586k ru) Orenburg (550k ru) Novokuznetsk (539k ru) Magnitogorsk (413k ru)
48-51
 
Vancouver (1,837k ca)
Winnipeg (632k ca) Surrey (394k ca) Okanagan (297k ca) Victoria (289k ca)
 
Kiev (2,797k ua)
Paris (2,138k fr) Vienna (1,691k at) Kharkiv (1,430k ua) Munich (1,260k de)
 
Khabarovsk (579k ru)
Khabarovsk Vtoroy (578k ru) Karagandy (451k kz) Bei'an (436k cn) Ust-Kamenogorsk (319k kz)
45-48
 
Montreal (3,268k ca)
Ottawa (812k ca) Seattle (608k us) Portland (583k us) Quebec (528k ca)
 
Budapest (1,741k hu)
Milano (1,236k it) Rostov-na-Donu (1,074k ru) Odessa (1,001k ua) Torino (870k it)
 
Harbin (3,229k cn)
Qiqihar (882k cn) Ulaanbaatar (844k mn) Hegang (743k cn) Shuangyashan (600k cn)
42-45
 
Toronto (4,612k ca)
Detroit (713k us) Mississauga (668k ca) North York (636k ca) Boston (617k us)
 
Bucharest (1,877k ro)
Belgrade (1,273k rs) Sofia (1,152k bg) Marseille (794k fr) Sarajevo (696k ba)
 
Changchun (2,537k cn)
Almaty (2,000k kz) Sapporo (1,883k jp) Jilin (1,881k cn) UEruemqi (1,508k cn)
39-42
 
New York City (8,175k us)
Chicago (2,695k us) Brooklyn (2,300k us) Borough of Queens (2,272k us) Philadelphia (1,526k us)
 
Istanbul (11,174k tr)
Madrid (3,255k es) Roma (2,318k it) Barcelona (1,621k es) Napoli (959k it)
 
Beijing (7,480k cn)
Tianjin (3,766k cn) Ankara (3,517k tr) Shenyang (3,512k cn) Pyongyang (3,222k kp)
36-39
 
San Jose (945k us)
San Francisco (805k us) Washington, D. C. (601k us) Las Vegas (583k us) Nashville (530k us)
 
Algiers (1,977k dz)
Boumerdas (786k dz) Athens (729k gr) Sevilla (703k es) Tunis (693k tn)
 
Seoul (10,349k kr)
Tai'an (5,499k cn) Lanzhou (3,200k cn) Taiyuan (2,722k cn) Incheon (2,628k kr)
33-36
 
Los Angeles (3,792k us)
Phoenix (1,445k us) Charlotte (731k us) Memphis (646k us) New South Memphis (641k us)
 
Casablanca (3,144k ma)
Rabat (1,655k ma) Fes (964k ma) Sale (903k ma) Tangier (688k ma)
 
Tokyo (8,336k jp)
Tehran (7,153k ir) Baghdad (5,672k iq) Kaifeng (4,800k cn) Busan (3,678k kr)
30-33
 
Ciudad Juarez (1,512k mx)
Tijuana (1,376k mx) San Diego (1,307k us) Dallas (1,197k us) Jacksonville (821k us)
 
Cairo (7,734k eg)
Alexandria (3,811k eg) Al Jizah (2,443k eg) Tripoli (1,150k ly) Marrakesh (839k ma)
 
Shanghai (14,608k cn)
Zhumadian (8,263k cn) Nanchong (7,150k cn) Lahore (6,310k pk) Wuhan (4,184k cn)
27-30
 
Houston (2,099k us)
San Antonio (1,327k us) Chihuahua (809k mx) Hermosillo (595k mx) Nuevo Laredo (349k mx)
 
Suez (488k eg)
Asyut (420k eg) Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (381k es) Al Fayyum (306k eg) Halwan (230k eg)
 
Delhi (10,927k in)
Yueyang (5,000k cn) Chongqing (3,967k cn) Puyang (3,590k cn) Changsha (2,073k cn)
24-27
 
Monterrey (1,122k mx)
Guadalupe (724k mx) Saltillo (621k mx) Culiacan (582k mx) Torreon (524k mx)
 
Luxor (422k eg)
Aswan (241k eg) Qina (235k eg) Sohag (209k eg) Idfu (166k eg)
 
Karachi (11,624k pk)
Taipei (7,871k tw) Riyadh (4,205k sa) Kanpur (2,823k in) Jaipur (2,711k in)
TROPIC OF CANCER AT 23° 26'
21-24
 
Havana (2,163k cu)
Gustavo A. Madero (1,185k mx) Leon (1,114k mx) San Luis Potosi (677k mx) Aguascalientes (658k mx)
 
Dakhla (75k eh)
Tamanrasset (73k dz) Zouerat (38k mr) Gebeit (11k sd) Abu Sunbul (5,000 eg)
 
Dhaka (10,356k bd)
Hong Kong (7,012k hk) Kolkata (4,631k in) Chittagong (3,920k bd) Ahmedabad (3,719k in)
NORTHERN TROPICS
18-21
 
Mexico City (12,294k mx)
Santo Domingo (2,201k do) Iztapalapa (1,820k mx) Ecatepec (1,806k mx) Guadalajara (1,640k mx)
 
Nouakchott (661k mr)
Port Sudan (489k sd) Nouadhibou (72k mr) Sawakin (28k sd) Atar (24k mr)
 
Mumbai (12,691k in)
Pune (2,935k in) Navi Mumbai (2,600k in) Nashik (1,289k in) Pimpri (1,284k in)
15-18
 
Kingston (937k jm)
Acapulco (652k mx) San Pedro Sula (489k hn) Tuxtla Gutierrez (481k mx) Villahermosa (362k mx)
 
Khartoum (1,974k sd)
Omdurman (1,200k sd) Asmara (563k er) Kassala (401k sd) Saint-Louis (176k sn)
 
Yangon (4,477k mm)
Hyderabad (3,597k in) Sanaa (1,937k ye) Visakhapatnam (1,063k in) Solapur (997k in)
12-15
 
Guatemala City (994k gt)
Managua (973k ni) Tegucigalpa (850k hn) San Salvador (525k sv) Mixco (473k gt)
 
Kano (3,626k ng)
Dakar (2,476k sn) Grand Dakar (2,352k sn) Bamako (1,297k ml) Ouagadougou (1,086k bf)
 
Manila (10,444k ph)
Bangkok (5,104k th) Bangalore (5,104k in) Chennai (4,328k in) Quezon City (2,761k ph)
9-12
 
Caracas (3,000k ve)
Maracaibo (2,225k ve) Maracay (1,754k ve) Valencia (1,385k ve) Barranquilla (1,380k co)
 
Addis Ababa (2,757k et)
Camayenne (1,871k gn) Conakry (1,767k gn) Kaduna (1,582k ng) Maiduguri (1,112k ng)
 
Ho Chi Minh City (3,467k vn)
Phnom Penh (1,573k kh) Teni (1,034k in) Coimbatore (959k in) Madurai (909k in)
6-9
 
Medellin (1,999k co)
Ciudad Guayana (746k ve) Cucuta (721k co) Bucaramanga (571k co) Panama (408k pa)
 
Lagos (9,000k ng)
Ibadan (3,565k ng) Kumasi (1,468k gh) Benin City (1,125k ng) Monrovia (939k lr)
 
Kota Bharu (1,459k my)
Budta (1,273k ph) Davao (1,212k ph) Malingao (1,121k ph) Thiruvananthapuram (784k in)
3-6
 
Bogota (7,674k co)
Cali (2,392k co) Pereira (440k co) Ibague (421k co) Manizales (357k co)
 
Abidjan (3,677k ci)
Accra (1,963k gh) Douala (1,338k cm) Yaounde (1,299k cm) Port Harcourt (1,148k ng)
 
Medan (1,750k id)
Kuala Lumpur (1,453k my) Klang (879k my) Kampung Baru Subang (833k my) Subang Jaya (708k my)
0-3
 
Pasto (382k co)
Neiva (352k co) Macapa (338k br) Popayan (258k co) Boa Vista (235k br)
 
Mogadishu (2,587k so)
Kampala (1,353k ug) Libreville (578k ga) Kisangani (539k cd) Marka (230k so)
 
Singapore (3,547k sg)
Johor Bahru (802k my) Pekanbaru (703k id) Kuching (570k my) Manado (451k id)
SOUTHERN TROPICS
0-3
 
Guayaquil (1,952k ec)
Belem (1,407k br) Quito (1,399k ec) Sao Luis (917k br) Ananindeua (433k br)
 
Nairobi (2,750k ke)
Kigali (745k rw) Mwanza (436k tz) Nakuru (259k ke) Kismayo (234k so)
 
Palembang (1,441k id)
Padang (840k id) City of Balikpapan (700k id) Pontianak (455k id) Balikpapan (433k id)
3-6
 
Fortaleza (2,400k br)
Manaus (1,598k br) Natal (763k br) Teresina (744k br) Iquitos (437k pe)
 
Kinshasa (7,785k cd)
Brazzaville (1,284k cg) Mombasa (799k ke) Pointe-Noire (659k cg) Masina (485k cd)
 
Makassar (1,321k id)
Bandarlampung (800k id) Banjarmasin (572k id) Ambon (355k id) Bengkulu (309k id)
6-9
 
Recife (1,478k br)
La Mochica baja (800k pe) Trujillo (747k pe) Jaboatao (702k br) Joao Pessoa (650k br)
 
Luanda (2,776k ao)
Dar es Salaam (2,698k tz) Mbuji-Mayi (874k cd) Zanzibar (403k tz) Mbeya (291k tz)
 
Jakarta (8,540k id)
Surabaya (2,374k id) Bandung (1,699k id) Bekasi (1,520k id) Tangerang (1,372k id)
9-12
 
Maceio (954k br)
Aracaju (490k br) Chimbote (316k pe) Rio Branco (257k br) Palmas (196k br)
 
Lubumbashi (1,373k cd)
Likasi (422k cd) Kolwezi (418k cd) N'dalatando (383k ao) Mzuzu (175k mw)
 
Port Moresby (283k pg)
Kupang (282k id) Honiara (56k sb) Waingapu (48k id) Atambua (35k id)
12-15
 
Lima (7,737k pe)
Salvador (2,711k br) Callao (813k pe) Feira de Santana (481k br) Huancayo (376k pe)
 
Lilongwe (646k mw)
Kitwe (400k zm) Ndola (394k zm) Huambo (226k ao) Nacala (224k mz)
 
Darwin (129k au)
Apia (40k ws) Palmerston (25k au) Pago Pago (11k as) Tafuna (11k as)
15-18
 
Brasilia (2,207k br)
Santa Cruz de la Sierra (1,364k bo) Goiania (1,171k br) Cochabamba (900k bo) Arequipa (841k pe)
 
Harare (1,542k zw)
Lusaka (1,267k zm) Blantyre (584k mw) Nampula (388k mz) Quelimane (188k mz)
 
Cairns (153k au)
Lautoka (52k fj) Nadi (42k fj) Port-Vila (35k vu) Faaa (29k pf)
18-21
 
Belo Horizonte (2,373k br)
Campo Grande (729k br) Contagem (627k br) Uberlandia (563k br) Ribeirao das Neves (406k br)
 
Antananarivo (1,391k mg)
Bulawayo (699k zw) Beira (530k mz) Chitungwiza (340k zw) Chimoio (256k mz)
 
Townsville (196k au)
Suva (77k fj) Mount Isa (22k au) Port Hedland (15k au) Karratha (11k au)
TROPIC OF CAPRICORN AT 23° 26'
21-24
 
Sao Paolo (10,021k br)
Rio de Janeiro (6,023k br) Guarulhos (1,169k br) Campinas (1,031k br) Nova Iguacu (1,002k br)
 
Windhoek (268k na)
Fianarantsoa (167k mg) Polokwane (123k za) Maxixe (119k mz) Toliara (115k mg)
 
Noumea (93k nc)
Mackay (74k au) Rockhampton (61k au) Gladstone (30k au) Alice Springs (25k au)
SOUTHERN TEMPERATE ZONE
24-27
 
Curitiba (1,718k br)
Asuncion (1,482k py) San Miguel de Tucuman (781k ar) Salta (512k ar) Joinville (461k br)
 
Johannesburg (2,026k za)
Soweto (1,695k za) Pretoria (1,619k za) Maputo (1,191k mz) Matola (675k mz)
 
Bundaberg (70k au)
Caloundra (38k au) Maryborough (21k au) Buderim (15k au) Gympie (11k au)
27-30
 
Florianopolis (412k br)
Resistencia (387k ar) Caxias do Sul (381k br) Santiago del Estero (354k ar) Corrientes (339k ar)
 
Durban (3,120k za)
Pietermaritzburg (750k za) Bloemfontein (463k za) Welkom (431k za) Newcastle (404k za)
 
Brisbane (2,189k au)
Gold Coast (591k au) Logan City (282k au) Toowoomba (131k au) South Brisbane (60k au)
30-33
 
Cordoba (1,428k ar)
Porto Alegre (1,372k br) Rosario (1,173k ar) Mendoza (876k ar) Santa Fe de la Vera Cruz (489k ar)
 
Bhisho (137k za)
Queenstown (105k za) Mthatha (78k za) Graaff-Reinet (62k za) Fort Beaufort (58k za)
 
Perth (1,896k au)
Newcastle (308k au) Rockingham (108k au) Mandurah (83k au) Maitland (67k au)
33-36
 
Buenos Aires (13,076k ar)
Santiago (4,837k cl) Montevideo (1,270k uy) La Plata (694k ar) Quilmes (518k ar)
 
Cape Town (3,433k za)
Port Elizabeth (967k za) East London (478k za) Uitenhage (228k za) Noorder-Paarl (187k za)
 
Sydney (4,627k au)
Adelaide (1,225k au) Canberra (367k au) Wollongong (292k au) Bunbury (68k au)
36-39
 
Mar del Plata (553k ar)
Bahia Blanca (276k ar) Talcahuano (252k cl) Neuquen (242k ar) Temuco (238k cl)
 
 
 
 
Melbourne (4,246k au)
Auckland (417k nz) Manukau City (362k nz) Geelong (226k au) Waitakere (208k nz)
39-42
 
Puerto Montt (160k cl)
Osorno (135k cl) Valdivia (133k cl) San Carlos de Bariloche (95k ar) General Roca (73k ar)
 
 
 
 
Wellington (381k nz)
Launceston (106k au) Lower Hutt (101k nz) Palmerston North (75k nz) Hastings (61k nz)
42-45
 
Trelew (93k ar)
Puerto Madryn (64k ar) Castro (29k cl) Esquel (28k ar) Rawson (26k ar)
 
 
 
 
Christchurch (363k nz)
Hobart (216k au) Ashburton (30k nz) Timaru (28k nz) Kingston (14k au)
45-48
 
Comodoro Rivadavia (140k ar)
Coihaique (45k cl) Caleta Olivia (36k ar) Puerto Aisen (16k cl) Pico Truncado (14k ar)
 
 
 
 
Dunedin (114k nz)
Invercargill (47k nz) Oamaru (13k nz) Gore (12k nz) Queenstown (10k nz)
48-51
 
El Calafate (8,000 ar)
San Julian (6,143 ar) Comandante Luis Piedra Buena (4,176 ar) Puerto Santa Cruz (3,397 ar)
 
 
 
 
 
 
51-54
 
Punta Arenas (117k cl)
Rio Gallegos (85k ar) Puerto Natales (20k cl) Rio Turbio (6,650 ar) Yacimiento Rio Turbio (6,650 ar)
 
 
 
 
 
 
54-57
 
Ushuaia (58k ar)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
57-60
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
60-63
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
63-66
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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level 71
Feb 27, 2015
Love this test!!! Hard but I love studying the maps! lol
+3
level 67
Jul 14, 2015
Great quiz. Could do with more time though..........please