The bright lights of the big city; the tranquil beauty of the rolling countryside; the bustling boardwalks of the seashore; and the soaring heights of the unspoiled wilderness—everything that people love about the eastern can be found in the heartland of the East Coast, the Mid-Atlantic.

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One of the world's greatest cities, New York is a global center for media, entertainment, art, fashion, research, finance, and trade. Photo: Marco Cortese, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Washington, D.C, the capital of the and the seat of its three branches… Photo: Peterfitzgerald, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Long hidden in the shadows of New York City and, to a lesser extent, Washington D.C, is one of America's most overlooked cities. Photo: Dave Z, CC BY 2.0.

The state of , nicknamed the Empire State, was one of the original thirteen colonies that formed the United States. Photo: Jeffrey Johnson, CC BY-SA 2.0.


is a state in the eastern United States. Photo: Nicholas A. Tonelli, CC BY 2.0.

is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the . Photo: Rastapopulous, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a Mid-Atlantic state in the , which was traditionally part of the South. Photo: Maryland GovPics, CC BY 2.0.

is one of the smallest states in the United States and was the first to ratify the nation's constitution. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


Latitude of center
40.5863° or 40° 35' 10.6" north
Longitude of center
-76.2881° or 76° 17' 17.1" west
696 feet (212 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: إقليم الأطلسي الأوسط
  • Basque: Erdialde Atlantikoko Estatuak
  • Basque: Erdialdeko Atlantikoko Estatuak
  • Belarusian: Сярэднеатлянтычныя штаты
  • Belarusian: Сярэдняя Атлянтыка
  • Bulgarian: Среден Атлантик
  • Catalan: Atlàntic Mitjà dels Estats Units
  • Chinese: 中大西洋
  • Chinese: 中大西洋地区
  • Chinese: 中大西洋州份
  • Chinese: 中部大西洋区域
  • Chinese: 中部大西洋區域
  • Chinese: 美国中大西洋地区
  • Czech: Středoatlantská oblast
  • Dutch: Mid-Atlantic
  • Dutch: Mid-Atlantische staten
  • Dutch: Midden-Atlantische staten
  • English: Mid-Atlantic Region, U.S.A.
  • English: Mid-Atlantic states
  • English: Middle Atlantic states
  • Esperanto: Mezatlantikaj ŝtatoj
  • Estonian: Kesk-Atlandi osariigid
  • Finnish: Mid-Atlantic
  • French: Mid-Atlantic
  • French: Mid-Atlantique
  • French: Middle Atlantic
  • Gallegan: Atlántico Medio
  • Gallegan: Mid-Atlantic
  • German: Mittelatlantik-Staaten
  • German: Mittelatlantikstaaten
  • Greek: Μέσος Ατλαντικός
  • Hebrew: אזור המיד-אטלנטיק
  • Hebrew: מדינות אזור המיד-אטלנטיק
  • Hungarian: Közép-atlanti államok
  • Irish: Réigiún an Lár-Atlantaigh
  • Italian: Atlantico centrale
  • Italian: Medio-Atlantico
  • Italian: Mid-Atlantic
  • Italian: Stati del Medio-Atlantico
  • Italian: Stati del Medio Atlantico
  • Japanese: アメリカ合衆国中部大西洋岸
  • Japanese: 中部大西洋州
  • Korean: 중부 대서양 주
  • Latin: Civitates Atlanticae Mediae
  • Macedonian: Среден Атлантик
  • Malay (generic): Atlantik Tengah
  • Persian: ایالت های ساحلی اقیانوس اطلس آمریکا
  • Persian: ایالت های ساحلی اقیانوس اطلس امریکا
  • Persian: ایالت های ساحلی اقیانوس اطلس ایالات متحده
  • Persian: ایالت‌های ساحلی اقیانوس اطلس آمریکا
  • Persian: ایالت‌های میانه ساحل اقیانوس اطلس
  • Polish: Stany Środkowoatlantyckie
  • Portuguese: Meio-Atlântico
  • Portuguese: Mid-Atlantic
  • Portuguese: Médio Atlântico
  • Romanian: Statele Atlanticului mijlociu
  • Russian: Средне-Атлантические штаты
  • Russian: Средняя Атлантика
  • Sardinian: Istados Unidos de Atlànticu Mèdiu
  • Serbian: Mid-Atlantic States
  • Serbian: Srednji Atlantik
  • Serbian: Средњи Атлантик
  • Slovak: Mid-Atlantic
  • Slovak: Mid-Atlantic States
  • Slovak: Stredoatlantická oblasť
  • Spanish: Atlantico Medio de Estados Unidos
  • Spanish: Atlantico Medio de los Estados Unidos
  • Spanish: Atlántico Medio de Estados Unidos
  • Spanish: Atlántico Medio de los Estados Unidos
  • Spanish: Costa Este
  • Spanish: Medio Atlantico de Estados Unidos
  • Spanish: Medio Atlántico de Estados Unidos
  • Spanish: Mid-Atlantic
  • Spanish: Mid Atlantic
  • Swedish: Mid-Atlantic
  • Ukrainian: Серед-Атлантичні Штати
  • Ukrainian: Середньоатлантичні штати
  • Urdu: وسط اوقیانوسی ریاستیں
  • Vietnamese: Các tiểu bang Trung-Đại Tây Dương
  • Vietnamese: Trung Đại Tây Dương
  • Welsh: Canolbarth yr Iwerydd
  • Western Panjabi: وسط اوقیانوسی ریاستاں
  • Середня Атлантика

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