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Country Maritime claims
Adelieland

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Afghanistan

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Egypt

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Akrotiri

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Albania

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Algeria

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 32-52 nm
  
 

American Virgin Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

American Samoa

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Amsterdam

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Andorra

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Angola

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Anguilla

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Antarctica

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Antigua and Barbuda

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Equatorial Guinea

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Argentina

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Arctic Ocean

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Armenia

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Aruba

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Azerbaijan

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Ashmore and Cartier Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 12 nm
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Ethiopia

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Atlantic Ocean

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Australia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Bahamas, The

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Bahrain

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: extending to boundaries to be determined
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Baker Island

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Bangladesh

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 18 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: up to the outer limits of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Barbados

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Bassas da India

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Belarus

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Belgium

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: geographic coordinates define outer limit
continental shelf: continental shelf: median line with neighbors
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Belize

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm in the north, 3 nm in the south; note - from the mouth of the Sarstoon River to Ranguana Cay, Belize's territorial sea is 3 nm; according to Belize's Maritime Areas Act, 1992, the purpose of this limitation is to provide a framework for the negotiation of a definitive agreement on territorial differences with Guatemala
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Benin

territorial sea: territorial sea: 200 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Bermuda

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Bhutan

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Bolivia

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Bosnia and Herzegovina

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Botswana

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Bouvet Island

territorial sea: territorial sea: 4 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Brazil

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

British Virgin Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

British Indian Ocean Territory

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Brunei

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm or to median line
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Bulgaria

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Burkina Faso

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Burundi

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Chile

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200/350 nm
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

China

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Clipperton Island

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Cook Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Costa Rica

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Cote d'Ivoire

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Crozet Islands

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Curacao

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Denmark

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Germany

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Dhekelia

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Dominica

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Dominican Republic

territorial sea: territorial sea: 6 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Djibouti

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Ecuador

territorial sea: territorial sea: 200 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 100 nm from 2,500 meter isobath
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

El Salvador

territorial sea: territorial sea: 200 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Eritrea

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Estonia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: limits fixed in coordination with neighboring states
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Europa Island

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

European Union

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Faroe Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or agreed boundaries or median line
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm or agreed boundaries or median line
  
 

Fiji

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation; rectilinear shelf claim added
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Finland

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm (in the Gulf of Finland - 3 nm)
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 12 nm; extends to continental shelf boundary with Sweden
  
 

France metropolitan

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm (does not apply to the Mediterranean)
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

French Southern and Antarctic Lands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm from Iles Kerguelen (does not include the rest of French Southern and Antarctic Lands)
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

French Guiana

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

French Polynesia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Gabon

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Gambia, The

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 18 nm
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: not specified
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Gaza Strip

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Georgia

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Ghana

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Gibraltar

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Glorioso Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Grenada

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Greece

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Greenland

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or agreed boundaries or median line
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm or agreed boundaries or median line
  
 

United Kingdom

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: as defined in continental shelf orders or in accordance with agreed upon boundaries
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Guadeloupe

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Guam

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Guatemala

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Guernsey

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 12 nm
  
 

Guinea

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Guinea-Bissau

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Guyana

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the outer edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Haiti

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: to depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Heard Island and McDonald Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Honduras

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: natural extension of territory or to 200 nm
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Hong Kong

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Howland Island

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

India

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Indian Ocean

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Indonesia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Isle of Man

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 12 nm
  
 

Iraq

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: not specified
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Iran

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: bilateral agreements or median lines in the Persian Gulf
continental shelf: continental shelf: natural prolongation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Ireland

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Iceland

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Israel

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: to depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Italy

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Jamaica

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Jan Mayen

territorial sea: territorial sea: 4 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 10 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Japan

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm; between 3 nm and 12 nm in the international straits - La Perouse or Soya, Tsugaru, Osumi, and Eastern and Western Channels of the Korea or Tsushima Strait
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Jarvis Island

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Yemen

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Jersey

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 12 nm
  
 

Johnston Atoll

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Jordan

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Juan de Nova Island

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Cayman Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Cambodia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Cameroon

territorial sea: territorial sea: 50 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Canada

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Cape Verde

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Kazakhstan

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Qatar

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: as determined by bilateral agreements or the median line
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Kenya

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Kerguelen

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Kingman Reef

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Kyrgyzstan

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Kiribati

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Cocos (Keeling) Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Colombia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Comoros

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Congo, Republic of the

territorial sea: territorial sea: 200 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Congo, Democratic Republic of the

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: boundaries with neighbors
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Coral Sea Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Korea, North

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Korea, South

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm; between 3 nm and 12 nm in the Korea Strait
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: not specified
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Kosovo

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Croatia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Cuba

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Kuwait

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Laos

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Lesotho

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Latvia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Lebanon

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Liberia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 200 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Libya

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Liechtenstein

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Lithuania

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Luxembourg

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Macau

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Madagascar

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or 100 nm from the 2,500-m deep isobath
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Malawi

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Malaysia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation; specified boundary in the South China Sea
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Maldives

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Mali

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Malta

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 25 nm
  
 

Morocco

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Marshall Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Martinique

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Mauritania

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Mauritius

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Mayotte

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Macedonia

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Mexico

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Midway Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Micronesia, Federated States of

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Moldova

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Monaco

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Mongolia

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Montenegro

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Montserrat

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Mozambique

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Burma

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Namibia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Nauru

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Navassa Island

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Nepal

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

New Caledonia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

New Zealand

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Nicaragua

territorial sea: territorial sea: 200 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: natural prolongation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Netherlands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Netherlands Antilles

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 12 nm
  
 

Niger

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Nigeria

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Niue

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Northern Mariana Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Norfolk Island

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Norway

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 10 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Oman

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Austria

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Pakistan

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Palau

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 12 nm
  
 

Palmyra Atoll

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Panama

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Papua New Guinea

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Paracel Islands

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Paraguay

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Pacific Ocean

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Peru

territorial sea: territorial sea: 200 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Philippines

territorial sea: territorial sea: irregular polygon extending up to 100 nm from coastline as defined by 1898 treaty; since late 1970s has also claimed polygonal-shaped area in South China Sea up to 285 nm in breadth
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: to depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Pitcairn Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Poland

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: defined by international treaties
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Portugal

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Puerto Rico

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Reunion

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Rwanda

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Romania

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Russia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Solomon Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Zambia

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Samoa

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

San Marino

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Sao Tome and Principe

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Saudi Arabia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 18 nm
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: not specified
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Sweden

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm (adjustments made to return a portion of straits to high seas)
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: agreed boundaries or midlines
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Switzerland

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Senegal

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Serbia

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Serbia and Montenegro

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Seychelles

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Sierra Leone

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Zimbabwe

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Singapore

territorial sea: territorial sea: 3 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: within and beyond territorial sea, as defined in treaties and practice
  
 

Slovakia

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Slovenia

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Somalia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 200 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Spain

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm (applies only to the Atlantic Ocean)
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Svalbard

territorial sea: territorial sea: 4 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm unilaterally claimed by Norway but not recognized by Russia
  
 

Spratly Islands

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Sri Lanka

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Saint Barthelemy

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Saint Helena

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Saint Kitts and Nevis

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Saint Lucia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Saint Martin

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Saint Paul

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

South Africa

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Sudan

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 18 nm
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Southern Ocean

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Southern Sudan

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Suriname

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Swaziland

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Syria

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 41 nm
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Tajikistan

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Taiwan

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Tanzania

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Thailand

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Timor-Leste

territorial sea: territorial sea: NA nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: NA nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: NA nm
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: NA nm
  
 

Togo

territorial sea: territorial sea: 30 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Tokelau

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Tonga

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Trinidad and Tobago

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the outer edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Tromelin Island

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Chad

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Czech Republic

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Tunisia

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Turkey

territorial sea: territorial sea: 6 nm in the Aegean Sea; 12 nm in Black Sea and in Mediterranean Sea
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: in Black Sea only: to the maritime boundary agreed upon with the former USSR
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Turkmenistan

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Turks and Caicos Islands

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

Tuvalu

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Uganda

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Ukraine

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Hungary

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

United States Pacific Island Wildlife Refuges

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Uruguay

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Uzbekistan

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (doubly landlocked)

Vanuatu

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Holy See (Vatican City)

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Venezuela

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 15 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

United Arab Emirates

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

United States

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: not specified
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Vietnam

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 12 nm
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Wake Island

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Wallis and Futuna

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone: exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Christmas Island

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: contiguous zone: 12 nm
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone: exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
  
 

World

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

West Bank

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Western Sahara

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

Central African Republic

territorial sea:  
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf:  
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
none (landlocked)

Cyprus

territorial sea: territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone:  
exclusive economic zone:  
continental shelf: continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
exclusive fishing zone:  
  
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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