Geographical locations

The terms place and location in geography are used to identify a point or an area on the Earth's surface or elsewhere. The term location generally implies a higher degree of certainty than place, the latter often indicating an entity with an ambiguous boundary, relying more on human or social attributes of place identity and sense of place than on geometry.

  • Haiti - Territory in the island of Hispaniola in the Caribbean Sea, ruled since 1991 by the République d'Haïti
  • Hawaii - Islands in the central Pacific Ocean, ruled since 1959 by State of Hawaii - Mokuʻāina o Hawaiʻi
  • Honduras - Territory in northern Central America, ruled since 1982 by the República de Honduras
  • Hong Kong - Territory in southeast China, ruled since 1997 by the Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó Xiānggǎng Tèbié Xíngzhèngqū
  • Hungary - Territory in central Europe, ruled since 1989 by the Magyarország

The introductory paragraph uses material from the Wikipedia article "Location" as of 12 Sep 2018, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.