Explore the Blank Map of North America, the third-largest by area and the fourth most populated continent in the world. It comprises the North American peninsula, Central America, and the Caribbean. It is located in the northern hemisphere between the Pacific Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean. North America is home to some major global economies like the United States and Canada.
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North America is the third largest continent. It extends for more than 5,000 miles (8,000 km) to within 500 miles (800 km) of both the North Pole and the Equator and has an east-west extent of 5,000 miles. It covers an area of 9,355,000 square miles (24,230,000 square km). The name America is derived from the Italian merchant and navigator Amerigo Vespucci. He was the earliest European explorer to visit the New World.
North America consists of 23 independent states and 25 dependent territories. This Large Political Map of North America shows the countries of North America along with capital cities, major cities, islands, oceans, seas, and gulfs.