Ontario is a province located in the central part of Canada, the largest by population and third largest, after Nunavut and Quebec, in total area. Ontario is bordered by the provinces of Manitoba to the west and Quebec to the east, and the U.S. states of Minnesota, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York to the south. Ontario is the only Canadian Province that borders the Great Lakes. The capital of Ontario is Toronto, Canada's most populous city and metropolitan area. The Capital of Canada, Ottawa, is located in Ontario as well.