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Mallorca

Majorca is a Spanish island in the Mediterranean Sea. It is one of the Balearic Islands. About 869.067 people live on Mallorca, making it the second most populated island of Spain. Palma de Mallorca is the capital of Mallorca. Palma has a populat ...

Maluku Islands

The Maluku Islands are an archipelago in Indonesia. They are part of the larger Malay Archipelago. They are on the Australian Plate, lying east of Sulawesi, west of New Guinea, and north of Timor. The islands were also called the "Spice Islands" ...

Manama

Manama has been a city since at least the 1300s, when it was mentioned in Islamic books. It was owned by Portugal from 1521 to 1602, by Persia from 1602 to 1783, and by the Al-Khalifa family for a long time after that. In 1971, Manama became the ...

Manaus

Manaus is the principal city of the North Region of Brazil. It is the capital of Amazonas. Manaus had a great age when latex was discovered in the Amazon region. Manaus developed economically and culturally. After that great age, latex started to ...

Mandiraja

Mandiraja is a sub-district in Banjarnegara Regency, Central Java, Indonesia. Mandiraja Subdistrict located in east Jakarta with a distance of about 300 km, the area is 52.61 km and the population in 2010 was 63.679 people. Mandiraja Subdistrict ...

Manitoulin Island

Manitoulin Island is a lake island in Lake Huron. It is on the northern side of the lake, in the Canadian province of Ontario. It is the largest island in a freshwater lake in the world. It has an area of 2.766 square kilometers. Lake Huron is on ...

Mann Ranges

The Mann Ranges are mountain ranges in central Australia. They are in the far northwest of South Australia, with a small section running over the border into the Northern Territory. Tha ranges are part of the geological region known as the Musgra ...

Mannanana Range

The Mannanana Range is a mountain range in the southwest of the Northern Territory, Australia. It is a section of the Petermann Ranges. It roughly consists of a single ridge about 30 kilometres long. It extends northwest towards Kaltukatjara from ...

Mansehra

Mansehra is a city in Pakistan. It is in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and is the capital of Mansehra District. The district has 3 sub divisions namely Mansehra Tehsil, Oghi Tehsil and Balakot. It also has a tribal territory called Kala Dhaka, which has how ...

Mantarur

Mantarur is a hilly area in the southwest of the Northern Territory, Australia. It forms the southeastern end of the Olia Chain of mountains. This outcrop includes Butlers Dome. The granite escarpment called Fosters Cliff is nearby to the east. M ...

Mantyharju

Mantyharju is a municipality in Finland. Almost 6.350 people lived there in August 2012. It covers an area of about 1.211 square kilometres. Villages include Ahvenisto, Anettu, Enonlahti, Halmeniemi, Hietaniemi, Huopola, Hyyryla, Holtta, Janiskyl ...

Maputo Province

Maputo is a province of Mozambique. Its capital is the city of Matola. The province does not include the national capital of Maputo. The Maputo Bay area to the southeast of Maputo is an important conservation area with many reefs and lakes. Of pa ...

Mar del Plata

Mar del Plata is a city of Argentina in the Buenos Aires Province. It is found on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, about 400 km south of Buenos Aires. Mar del Plata has a population of 541.733 people. It is the 7th biggest city in Argentina.

Marbella

Marbella is a city and municipality in southern Spain, belonging to the province of Malaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia. It is part of the Costa del Sol and is the headquarters of the Association of Municipalities of the region; it is ...

Mariana Islands

The Mariana Islands are a group of islands made up by the summits of 15 volcanic mountains in the western Pacific Ocean. They are the southern part of a seamount range that goes on for 1.565 miles 2.519 km from Guam to near Japan. The Marianas ar ...

Marilyn (hill)

A Marilyn is a mountain or hill in the British Isles with a relative height of at least 150 metres. The name was coined as an ironic contrast to the designation Munro, that is used of a Scottish mountain with a height of more than 3.000 feet, whi ...

Marin-Epagnier

Marin-Epagnier is a former municipality in the district of Neuchatel in the Swiss canton of Neuchatel. In 1888, the formerly independent municipality merged with Epagnier and Marin to form Marin-Epagnier. On 1 January 2009, the former municipalit ...

Marina Beach

Marina Beach is a natural beach in Chennai, Tamil Nadu along the Bay of Bengal sea. The beach is the first longest beach in India and the second longest in the world. The length of the beach is 13 km. It is a renowned beach because the memorial o ...

Maritime Alps

The Maritime Alps are a mountain range in the southwestern part of the Alps. They form the border between the French region of Provence-Alpes-Cote dAzur and the Italian regions of Piedmont and Liguria. They are the southernmost part of the Alps.

The Maritimes

The Maritime provinces, or the Maritimes, is a region of Eastern Canada with three provinces: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island. Along with Newfoundland and Labrador, they form Atlantic Canada. Some people have proposed merging ...

Sea of Marmara

The Sea of Marmara, also known as the Sea of Marmora or the Marmara Sea, is the inland sea that connects the Black Sea to the Aegean Sea. It separates Turkeys Asian and European parts. The Bosphorus strait connects it to the Black Sea and the Dar ...

Marshall Islands

The Republic of the Marshall Islands is a Micronesian island nation in the western Pacific Ocean. The capital of Marshall Islands is Majuro. The official languages are Marshallese and English. National Anthem: Forever Marshall Islands Roughly 10% ...

Mascara Province

Mascara is a province in Algeria. There was an earthquake in the capital Mascara City on 18 August 1994. The name means "military garrison" in Arabic. Another important town is Sig.

Massif

A massif is a part of the Earths crust that has been pushed up. Usually this happens when continental plates press against each other. One set of rocks goes up, the other goes down towards the Earths mantle. The word "massif" means a block of mou ...

Massif Central

The Massif Central is a high region in south-central France. It has mountains and plateaux. it covers 15% of the country. The geological history of the massif is complicated. It is ancient, and many things have happened to it. Many extinct volcan ...

Matanzas Province

The second largest in Cuba, Matanzas province is largely flat, with its highest point Pan de Matanzas at only 380m above sea level. The north coast has numerous small cays of its coast, and scrubland and mangroves near the shoreline. The southern ...

Matterhorn

The Matterhorn is ranked, by height, 12th mountain in the European Alps. Its height is 4.478 metres. The mountain is on the border between Switzerland and Italy, it towers over the Swiss village of Zermatt and the Italian village Breuil-Cervinia ...

Mattertal

Mattertal is a valley in the Alps of Switzerland which begins on the side of the Matterhorn. The Matterhorn is one of the most famous mountains in the world because of its beauty, and because it is hard to climb. The Mattertal is a valley that wa ...

Mayaguana

Mayaguana is the most easterly island and district of the Bahamas. It is one of only two Bahamian islands which retain their Arawak names, the other being Inagua. The population of Mayaguana in the 2000 census was 259 and is currently about 312. ...

Mbabane

Mbabane is the capital city of the African country of Eswatini. It is on the Mbabane River and the Polinjane River in the Mdimba Mountains. The city is in the district of Hhohho and is also the district capital. The city has an estimated populati ...

Meander

A meander is a curve in a river. Meanders form a snake-like pattern as the river flows across a fairly flat valley floor. The position of the curves changes over time. Meanders were named for a river in Anatolia. A river rarely flows in a straigh ...

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern or known by its anglicized name: Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania or Mecklenburg-West Pomerania is one of the 16 States of Germany. The capital is Schwerin. As of 2016, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania had about 1.612.000 people. ...

Medellin

Medellin is the capital city in the Metropolitan Area of Medellin of the Antioquia Department, Colombia. It was founded in 1616 by Francisco Herrera Campuzano. As of 2014, the municipality of Medellin had a population of about 2.45 million inhabi ...

Mediterranean climate

A Mediterranean climate is a climate that has dry summers that are hot or warm as well as winters that are cool or mild with moderate or high rainfall. It includes the climate of much of the land near the Mediterranean Sea. Outside the Mediterran ...

River Medway

The River Medway is a river which flows for 70 miles from the High Weald in Sussex, through Kent to the point where it enters the Thames Estuary. The river becoms tidal after Allington Lock.

Meghalaya

Meghalaya is a state within the Republic of India. Occupying an area of 8.660 mi², bigger than the State of Israel but smaller than Belize. Its capital is Shillong. Meghalayas population is 2.318.822. The population of Shillong was 314.610 in 200 ...

Mekele

Mekele is a city in Ethiopia. It is in the northern Tigray Region where it is the capital of the region. It had 219.818 people as of 2012. The city was founded in the 13th century according to historians. It was one of the major cities of Enderta ...

Melanesia

Melanesia is a region of islands in Oceania. It stretches from the western side of the Eastern Pacific Ocean, to the Arafura Sea, northeast of Australia. Its name was invented in 1832 and means "black islands". The following islands and groups of ...

Melbourne, Derbyshire

Melbourne is a town in south Derbyshire, England. 6.500 people live in Melbourne. It is eight miles south of Derby and two miles from the River Trent. Melbourne in Australia is named after the Prime Minister, Viscount Melbourne. His family home w ...

Melville Island (Australia)

Melville Island is an island in the eastern Timor Sea. It is part of the Northern Territory of Australia. It is located off the coast of Arnhem Land and north of Darwin. The island is called Yermalner in the native Tiwi language. Melville is abou ...

Melville Island (Canada)

Melville Island is a member of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago, Canada with an area of 42.149 km 2. No one lives on Melville Island. It is the 33rd biggest island in the world and Canadas 8th biggest island. Melville Island is shared by the North ...

Mendoza Province

Mendoza is a Province of Argentina. It is in the region called Cuyo. The province borders San Juan in the north, San Luis and La Pampa in the east, Neuquen in the south, and Chile to the west. It is the major wine producer of Argentina and has ma ...

Meppel

Meppel is a city and a municipality in the north east of the Netherlands. On January 1, 2007 it had about 31.063 inhabitants. It has a density of 558/km². The timezone in Meppel is CET.

Merida, Venezuela

Santiago de los Caballeros de Merida, Venezuela, is the capital of the municipality of Libertador and the state of Merida, and is one of the principal cities of the Venezuelan Andes. It was founded in 1558, forming part of Nueva Granada, but late ...

MesseTurm

MesseTurm is a skyscraper in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany. In English it is known as the Trade Fair Tower. It is Germanys second tallest, and at the time of its building, it was the tallest building in Europe. It is the fourth tallest buildi ...

Metro Manila

Metropolitan Manila, commonly known as Metro Manila, is the National Capital Region of the Philippines. It is the seat of government. It has more people than most regions and metropolitan areas of the country.

Metropolitan area

A metropolitan area is a city and its surrounding suburbs. The word "metropolitan" comes from two Greek language words meaning "mother" and "city". A metropolitan area may be much larger than its inner city, and its suburbs may be smaller towns a ...

Metropolitan Borough of Wirral

Wirral is a metropolitan borough in Merseyside, North West England, which occupies the northern part of the Wirral Peninsula, more commonly known as Wirral. Wirral Metropolitan Borough has a population of about 311.235 2004 estimate in an area of ...

Mettingen

Villages close to Mettingen are Recke in the west, Neuenkirchen, Lower Saxony in the north, Ibbenburen in the south and Westerkappeln in the east.

Miani, Punjab

Miani used to have a large population of Hindus before the partition of India. They had to leave their ancestral homes and move to India after partition. Sargodha itself was the homeland of Khatris and had a large concentration of the ancient Kha ...

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