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Countries with longest east-west difference

Name the countries that have the longest difference between the easternmost and the westernmost point in direction of travel. Longitude difference is given. Dependent territories not included, but given.
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Last updated: February 20, 2022
First submittedApril 19, 2021
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Difference
Country
360°00'
Antarctica
171°21'
Russia
120°38'
United States
117°38'
France
88°23'
Canada
75°28'
Netherlands
61°51'
Greenland
61°13'
China
47°20'
Indonesia
45°09'
Brazil
46°19'
Australia
43°03'
Chile
Difference
Country
42°34'
Norway
40°15'
Kiribati
37°58'
French Southern Lands
37°30'
Kazakhstan
31°56'
Mongolia
31°40'
Mexico
31°03'
Japan
29°20'
India
25°31'
Federated States of Micronesia
25°05'
Portugal
22°28'
Spain
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Level 59
Jun 11, 2021
Chile was a big surprise for me, I always think of it as a north-south country.
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Level 65
Jun 11, 2021
Yes, but Easter Island is very far west.