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Peninsula

From Academic Kids

A peninsula is a geographical formation consisting of an extension of land from a larger body, surrounded by water on three sides.

A peninsula can also be a headland, cape, promontory, or spit.

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Peninsulas of the World

Eurasia

Continental Europe

Balkan peninsula

Iberian Peninsula

encompassing the whole of Spain and Portugal

Scandinavian Peninsula

encompassing Sweden and Norway

United Kingdom

Republic of Ireland

Russia

Middle East

Indian subcontinent

East Asia

Japan

Kyushu:

Honshu:

Philippines

Indonesia

Madeira Islands

(Portuguese Territory)

The Americas

United States of America

Canada

Greenland

(Danish Territory)

Mexico

Central America

South America

Caribbean

Australia & Oceania

Australia

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A beach on the Mornington Peninsula

New Zealand

Papua New Guinea


Africa


Antarctica

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