Maps of World's website offers a current map of Western Europe. It shows nine countries as members of Western Europe. Maps of World uses UNO and National Geographic Society recognition for inclusion in the category of countries of Western Europe.
The westernmost countries on the map of Western Europe are France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Monaco. The Western European countries that are more to the east include Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein and Switzerland. Maps of World considers Spain, Portugal, Andorra and Gibraltar to be countries of Southern Europe. Likewise, Maps of World treats the United Kingdom, Ireland, Iceland, Norway and Denmark as members of Northern Europe. Some sources consider these countries, in addition to others such as Italy, Sweden and Finland, to be members of Western Europe.