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The Only Megacity...

There are 45 urban agglomerations that have a population greater than 10 million. Try to name the only one which corresponds to each clue.
Answer must correspond to the yellow box
For the saint category, it is based on their current, short, name
Quiz by ducklingpanda1245
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Last updated: June 9, 2024
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First submittedJuly 13, 2020
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The only megacity ...
City
in Peru
Lima
north of London
Moscow
south of Johannesburg
Buenos Aires
on the island of Java
Jakarta
west of Mexico City
Los Angeles
that is home to an emperor
Tokyo
in northern Africa
Cairo
that spans two continents
Istanbul
on an island in Europe
London
whose name starts with O
Osaka
The only megacity ...
City
less than 150 km from the Caspian Sea
Tehran
which was once controlled by Belgium
Kinshasa
which has hosted the Winter Olympics
Beijing
less than 500 km from Canada
New York City
named for a saint *
São Paulo
in Asia that is predominantly Catholic
Manila
named for a Communist
Ho Chi Minh City
on the western coast of India
Mumbai
in North America but not the U.S.
Mexico City
whose name ends in "bad"
Hyderabad
25 Comments
+5
Level 89
Jul 13, 2020
Well done!
+6
Level 52
Jul 13, 2020
Thanks!
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Level 57
Jun 9, 2024
So of 139 quiz, u have only 2 featured, I don't understand this website
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Level 78
Jun 9, 2024
Santiago is not a mega city… but I better try it five times anyway…
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Level 75
Jun 9, 2024
Kept trying Leningrad…
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Level 83
Jun 9, 2024
I tried both Leningrad and St Petersburg for different questions :)
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Level 70
Jun 10, 2024
Could you make HCM acceptable for Ho Chi Minh? That acronym is usually accepted in other quizzes.
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Level ∞
Jun 10, 2024
HCMC
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Level 78
Jun 10, 2024
I kept trying Seoul for the olympics question...then i remembered that it was in Pyeongchang. I guess i assumed that was part of the Seoul metropolitan area but it's pretty far away.
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Level 74
Jun 10, 2024
Little bit too easy with the given clues
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Level 88
Jun 11, 2024
What about Islamabad? Ends in bad also
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Level 72
Jun 12, 2024
The whole area (including Rawalpindi) only has about 3.8 million people.
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Level 65
Jun 12, 2024
Requiring the silent “h” at the end of Ho Chi Minh is pretty harsh. Knew the answer but not the precise spelling.
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Level 26
Jun 12, 2024
Hi, can I translate the quiz to german?
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Level 52
Jun 23, 2024
Sure.
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Level 49
Jun 12, 2024
This was so much fun, thanks!
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Level 64
Jun 12, 2024
I feel like there's lots of cities west of Mexico City... Tokyo, Beijing, Jakarta....
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Level 33
Jun 12, 2024
Well, technically everything is west (and east) of everything else by this measure
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Level 69
Jun 12, 2024
Yes, it is. The question should probably specify what range we're looking for, like "within x kilometers west of Mexico"!
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Level 66
Jun 12, 2024
It's obvious enough what it means - to the West of Mexico city when looking at a typical map with Greenwich in the middle. A latitude between 99.1°W and 180°W.
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Level 69
Jun 12, 2024
that is still a vague reference....
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Level 56
Jun 14, 2024
it really isnt 💀 bro called the world map a vague reference 💀just admit you missed a question and suck it up
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Level 74
Jun 12, 2024
Maybe a little more time. Only mistake was ho chi min(h) and didn’t finish.
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Level 58
Jun 12, 2024
Is San Francisco really not a megacity? I guess if you split up the bay but otherwise it should count
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Level 56
Jun 14, 2024
no 💀 7.75 million