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World cities - Largest by Latitude/Longitude block

Latitude blocks as rows, longitude blocks as columns. Can you guess the most populous city for each block?
Colour clues: light blue <= 100k inhabitants, green <= 500k, pink >= 10 000k
Data from http://www.maxmind.com/en/worldcities - cities with at least 15.000 inhabitants
Quiz by scambigol
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Last updated: May 22, 2014
First submittedMay 20, 2014
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LONGITUDE
LAT
150-180 W
120-150 W
90-120 W
60-90 W
30-60 W
0-30 W
0-30 E
30-60 E
60-90 E
90-120 E
120-150 E
150-180 E
75-90 N
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
60-75 N
 
Anchorage ( 276 k - us)
Yellowknife ( 15 k - ca)
 
 
Reykjavík ( 113 k - is)
Helsinki ( 558 k - fi)
Arkhangelsk ( 344 k - ru)
Surgut ( 300 k - ru)
Mirnyy ( 40 k - ru)
 
 
45-60 N
 
Vancouver (1 837 k - ca)
Calgary ( 968 k - ca)
Montreal (3 268 k - ca)
Glace Bay ( 21 k - ca)
London (7 421 k - gb)
Berlin (3 398 k - de)
Moscow (10 381 k - ru)
Novosibirsk (1 419 k - ru)
Krasnoyarsk ( 907 k - ru)
Harbin (3 229 k - cn)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy ( 187 k - ru)
30-45 N
 
San Jose ( 897 k - us)
Los Angeles (3 877 k - us)
New York (8 107 k - us)
 
Casablanca (3 609 k - ma)
Istanbul (9 797 k - tr)
Cairo (7 734 k - eg)
Lahore (6 312 k - pk)
Peking (7 480 k - cn)
Tokyo (31 480 k - jp)
 
15-30 N
Honolulu ( 384 k - us)
 
Mexico (8 720 k - mx)
Santo Domingo (2 202 k - do)
 
Nouakchott ( 709 k - mr)
Sabha ( 126 k - ly)
Riyadh (3 469 k - sa)
Mumbai (12 692 k - in)
Dhaka (6 493 k - bd)
Taipei (2 514 k - tw)
 
0-15 N
 
 
Guatemala ( 973 k - gt)
Bogotá (7 102 k - co)
Macapá ( 338 k - br)
Abidjan (3 692 k - ci)
Lagos (8 789 k - ng)
Addis Ababa (2 757 k - et)
Bangalore (4 931 k - in)
Bangkok (5 104 k - th)
Manila (10 443 k - ph)
Bairiki ( 44 k - ki)
0-15 S
Apia ( 40 k - ws)
 
 
Lima (7 646 k - pe)
Salvador (2 711 k - br)
 
Kinshasa (7 787 k - cd)
Nairobi (2 750 k - ke)
 
Jakarta (8 540 k - id)
Ambon ( 355 k - id)
Honiara ( 56 k - sb)
15-30 S
 
Faaa ( 29 k - pf)
 
Cochabamba ( 900 k - bo)
São Paulo (10 021 k - br)
 
Johannesburg (2 026 k - za)
Durban (3 120 k - za)
 
Geraldton ( 27 k - au)
Cairns ( 154 k - au)
Brisbane (1 843 k - au)
30-45 S
 
 
 
Santiago (4 837 k - cl)
Buenos Aires (13 076 k - ar)
 
Cape Town (3 433 k - za)
Port Shepstone ( 52 k - za)
 
Perth (1 446 k - au)
Melbourne (3 730 k - au)
Sydney (4 394 k - au)
45-60 S
 
 
 
Comodoro Rivadavia ( 142 k - ar)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dunedin ( 114 k - nz)
60-75 S
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
75-90 S
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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level 77
May 20, 2014
"Addis Ababa", not "Addis Abeba". "Bombay" is called "Mumbai" nowadays.
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level 71
May 21, 2014
Corrected, thanks
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level 61
May 22, 2014
I thought I tipped "Addis Ababa". Also I tipped Krasnoyar :( However, good quiz.