Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia is a group of diverse states between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean, featuring cultures influenced by both India and China and hosting large communities of Overseas Chinese.

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is a city-state in . Founded as a trading colony in 1819, since independence it has become one of the world's most prosperous countries and boasts one of the world's busiest ports.

is the capital and largest city of and, with a population of over eleven million inhabitants, by far its main city.

is the capital of the and a major attraction in terms of culture and heritage in the country.

is 's capital and largest city, with about 10 million inhabitants, and totally 30 million in on the island.


is a huge archipelago of diverse islands scattered over both sides of the Equator between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean.

The Kingdom of is a monarchy in with coasts on the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of .

The is an archipelago of more than 7,100 islands in located between the Philippine Sea and the South China Sea.

is a country in , on the Malay peninsula, as well as on northern .

, officially the Socialist Republic of is a country in .

, sometimes transliterated as Kampuchea to more closely represent the Khmer pronunciation, officially the Kingdom of , is a country in , bordering , , and .

, or Burma, officially the Republic of the Union of , is a country in , bordering , , , and to the east.

, officially known as the Lao People's Democratic Republic, is a nation in , known for its mountainous terrain, French colonial architecture, hill tribe settlements, and Buddhist monasteries.

The Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, commonly known as , sits at the transition area between and .

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Southeast Asia

  • Location:
  • Latitude of center: 10° 31' 37.1" (10.527°) north
  • Longitude of center: 108° 56' 40.4" (108.9446°) east
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Other Names for Southeast Asia

French: Asie du Sud-Est, German: Südostasien, Italian: Sud-est asiatico, Portuguese: Sudeste Asiático, Spanish: Sudeste Asiático
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