URI
Notation
(5)
Caption
Asia
Examples
(5-11) Eastern Asia. Far East
(5-15) Western Asia. Near and Middle East
Broader class
(4/9)  Countries and places of the modern world
Narrower classes
(510)China. People's Republic of China. Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó
(512.317)Hong Kong. Xianggang (Hsiang-Kang)
(512.318)Macao (Macau). Aomen (Ao-men)
(515)Tibet. Tibet Autonomous Region. Xizang Zizhiqu
(517.9)Mongolia. State of Mongolia. Mongol Uls
(519)Korea
(52)Japan and adjacent islands
(53)Arabian states and territories
(54)States of the Indian subcontinent
(55)Iran. Islamic Republic of Iran. Jomhuri-ye Eslāmi-ye Irān
(56)Levant. Asia Minor
(57)Former Asiatic USSR
(581)Afghanistan. Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Afganistan. Jomhūrī-ye Eslāmī-ye Afġānistān. Da Afġānistān Islāmī Jomhoriyat
(59)South-east Asian states and territories