East Asia

East Asia is the eastern part of . It is sometimes described by the Eurocentric term Far East (which might also include and the ).

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is the enormous and wealthy capital of , and also its main city, overflowing with culture, commerce, and most of all, people.

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is a place with multiple personalities; the population is mainly Cantonese Chinese but British influence is quite visible.

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is 's capital, and its second largest city after , with a population of more than 20 million.

is the largest and most developed city in , the country's main center for finance and fashion, and one of the world's most populous and important cities.


, officially the People's Republic of , is a vast country in .

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, known as Nihon or Nippon in Japanese, is an island nation in .

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, officially the Republic of Korea is a country in .

is an island nation of about 36,000 km² off the coast of southeastern mainland , southwest of Japan's and north of the .

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, known as Mongol uls in Mongolian, is a landlocked country located between and .

is a Special Administrative Region of and one of the world's most densely populated spots.

, officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea or DPRK is a country in on the northern half of the , lying between Korea Bay and the East Sea.

East Asia

  • Location:
  • Latitude of center: 37.8° or 37° 48' north
  • Longitude of center: 113.2° or 113° 12' east
  • Neighbors:

Other Names for East Asia

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