Archanta

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Archanta
Statistics
Area 25,700,000 km2
Population 2,598,000,000
Number of countries 67 (39 uninhabited)
Demonym Archantan/Archantian

Archanta is a continent south of Uletha and east of Tarephia. The continent has a narrow isthmus near 20 latitude south which divides the continent into a northern and a southern part. To facilitate easy transport of cargo and people by ship a canal was built in the nation of Mecyna, cutting through the isthmus and connecting the White Sea in the west with the Gulf of Archanta in the east.

The continent is divided into four subcontinents:

  • Archanta Major - The main body of the continent, and the largest subcontinent.
  • Archanta Minor - The northeastern-most reaches of Archanta, entirely within the country of Commonia.
  • Gwynian - A large desert peninsula in the south west of Archanta Major.
  • Astrasia - A small continent joined to Archanta Major by a small isthmus.

Cartographers used to place the boundary between Archanta Major and Astrasia in a line from lake Hotakope to Glotaqua, but since the construction of the canal, the middle of that waterway is usually considered the boundary.

The biggest country in Archanta, and the world, is Commonia and the smallest country is Kovatany.


Names Archanta

Etymology

Its etymology and language of origin are uncertain. It appears to be one of the most ancient of recorded names. A number of theories have been published. The widely most accepted theory is that Ingerish Archanta can be traced through the formation of Ingerish literature, where it has the same form, Archanta.

Geography

Mountain Ranges

Bodies of Water

Subcontinents

Other

List of States

Archanta Major and Archanta Minor

Country Capital Area (Km²) Inhabitants Density (Per Km²) Remarks
Andalazflag.jpg Andalaz Padhang 71134.29 4,530,772 127.84
Angla-terra.png Angla Orache
Arataran flag.png Arataran Mostrakago 6,809,000
Castilea Archantea.svg Castilea Archantea Edetanea 326386.70 48,125,000 147.45
Charlottesburg National Banner Official.png Charlottesburg Charlottesburg 3364.85 4,001,600 1189.24 City-State on the Gulf of Archanta
coords: [1]
Final design.png Commonia (none) 6787699.92
Drenth-Line-Feze De-Maaten 152104.09 coords: [2]
Luciano Flag DFS.png Drull Drull 37313.96 3,200,000 85.76
Elhadia flag.png Elhadia Alhmarkha'ad
Drapeaulorredion.png Lorredion Rivador 80863.45 7,807,120 96.55
FLAGMECY.png Mecyna Phoenix
Luciano Flag Rhododactylia.png Rhododactylia Rose City
Flag of Rogolnika 1.png Rogolnika Ergolanyum 126627.21 14,284,107 112.81
Drapeau Surricie.png Surricy (FR) Amonters-Port
Tagarlot (EN) Monbrons coords: [3]
Luciano Flag WC.svg West Commonia (none) 359998.10
Wintania Union City 373584.92
FLAGZYL.png Zylanda Elegantia

Gwynian

Country Capital Area Inhabitants Density Remarks
Adariaflag.png Adaria Nichiuri 276,193 35,000,000 126.7
Luciano Flag FA.png Ardisphere Villa Constitución 163,234 19,110,000 117.1
Flag of Balonis.png Balonis Balonis City
Asyedan CPR Flag.png Ciudaperr
FlagdiGorsea.png Gorsea Capitale di Gorsea
Malandia
Nordestan Flag.png Nordestan Charlestown 220,537.522 15,231,888 69.0
Ordania Cape City 10,340,830
Sveta Locianos 21,000 2,309,950 109,9
Vatosphere

Astrasia

Country Capital Area Inhabitants Density Remarks
Alcin-Turkyetflag.png Alcin-Turkyet Citta di Naomi (Naomi) 51,612.96 km2 3,531,159 TBD TBD
Drapeau du Royaume d'Ambroisie.jpg Ambrosia Port Ambroise 174 706.20 km² 14 445 691 83 inh/km2 franquese is the official language (also spoken : dutch equivalent, gallego, yurish and natives)
Artenia Flag.svg Artenia (Democracy of) Deplorine TBD TBD TBD Ingerish is the official language (also spoken : Yurish, Native Artenian)
Flag of Estelia.png Esteli Santos de Escocia
Flag of the FSA.svg Federal States Huntington 2888811.82 km²
FLAGJISL.png Jørpenilands
(territory of FLAGZYL.png Zylanda)
Jørp
Kaneiwa Lakana 5,867,100 TBD TBD
Flag Lezerne.png Levarrie 3465.35 km2 1.298.739 375/km2
FLAGMECY.png Mecyna Phoenix
Flag of Naajaland.PNG Naajaland Inuarfik 34,498 100,179 2.9 inh/km2
Flag-of-Delta.PNG Neo Delta Malojdeh 50,646.14 km2 8,760,312 172 inh/km2 Includes Brugas and the January Islands.
Orle flagg kongeriket.png Ôrlé Rézà
Randalia Flag.png Randalia Arborvell 13,820,000
SAF flag.svg South Astrasian Federation Astrasiapolis 7,100,000
TriaquiaFlag.png Triaquia Belmont 134,355.78
UnitedCitiesOfPlainusFlag.png United Cities of Plainus Freelance TBD 600,000 TBD
VegaFlag.PNG Vega Ciudad de Vega
Wapashian Flag.png Wapashia Tarkanara 32,824 km2 515,490 15.7/km2
Flagxsegunis.png Xsegunis Rwynuk 160,924.15 km2 t.b.d. t.b.d. inh/km2
Yuris Flag.jpg Yuris Ordyo City 25 000 km2

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See Also

Continents of the World
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Antarephia
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Archanta
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Ereva
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Kartumia
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Orano
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Pelanesia
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Tarephia
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Uletha