Have you ever lay on the beach, looked out across the ocean, and wondered what you could see on the other side?

Well, then you might find this relatively interesting –  a map that shows the countries that are due east and west from points along the coasts of North and South America.

To make things easier to read, many small island nations are excluded.

Click the map to see a larger and more legible version.

On the beach? This map shows you what's across the ocean.

Source:  Washington Post and originally shared by Eric Odenheimer