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Amazon provides official AMIs in the following AWS regions:

Region Name Region
Africa (Cape Town) af-south-1
Asia Pacific (Hong Kong) ap-east-1
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) ap-northeast-1
Asia Pacific (Seoul) ap-northeast-2
Asia Pacific (Osaka) ap-northeast-3
Asia Pacific (Mumbai) ap-south-1
Asia Pacific (Singapore) ap-southeast-1
Asia Pacific (Sydney) ap-southeast-2
Canada (Central) ca-central-1
Europe (Frankfurt) eu-central-1
Europe (Stockholm) eu-north-1
Europe (Milan) eu-south-1
Europe (Ireland) eu-west-1
Europe (London) eu-west-2
Europe (Paris) eu-west-3
Middle East (Bahrain) me-south-1
South America (São Paulo) sa-east-1
US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1
US East (Ohio) us-east-2
US West (N. California) us-west-1
US West (Oregon) us-west-2

Don’t continue the lab unless you use one of these region.