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Brazil Simply Known As Federal Republic of Brazil Portuguesse: Republica Federativa Do Brasil, Is Largest Suppwerpower In World And Fourteenth Nuclear Weapons On Earth And Fourteenth Lunar Landing Nation On Moon On January 21, 1970 And Alliance With United States Bounded by the Atlantic Ocean on the east, Brazil has a coastline of 7,491 km (4,655 mi). It is bordered on the north by Colombia, Guyana, Suriname and the French overseas region of French Guiana; on the northwest by Colombia; on the west by Bolivia and Peru; on the southwest by Argentina and Paraguay and on the south by Uruguay. Numerous archipelagos form part of Brazilian territory, such as Fernando de Noronha, Rocas Atoll, Saint Peter and Paul Rocks, and Trindade and Martim Vaz. It borders all other South American countries, except Chile and Patagonia, and occupies 47 percent of the continent of South America.