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World at a glance ...... 


HomeWorldgk⇒World at a Glance for GK

Total Surface Area -------------  510,064,472 sq km

Total Land Area -------------  148,940,000 sq km (29.2% of Planet Earth's surface)

Total Water Area -------------  361,132,000 sq km (70.8% of Planet Earth's surface)

Total Population -------------  7.04 billion

Total Weight -------------  5.9722 × 1024 Kg

Total Volume -------------  1.08321×1012 km3world-map

Total Age -------------  4.54 billion years

Surface Gravity -------------  32.041 ft/s2

Distance from Moon -------------  384,403 km

Distance from Sun -------------  150 million km



Equatorial Radius -------------  6,378.1 km

Mean Radius -------------  6,371.0 km

Polar Radius -------------  6,356.8 km

Orbiting Speed -------------  29.78 km/s

Orbiting Time -------------  365.256363004 days

Surface Temperature -------------   -88/5(min/max)°C

Orbit Size around Sun -------------  92,956,050 miles (Semi Major Axis)

Period of Rotation -------------  23.934 hours

Speed of Rotation -------------  1670 km/hr

Distance from nearest Planet -------------  38 million km from Venus

Total Continent -------------  7 (Asia, Africa, Europe, North America, South America, Australia, Antarctica)

Total Ocean -------------  5 ( Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Southern, Arctic )

UN Recognized Countries -------------  193

Total Seas -------------  137

Primary Tectonic Plates -------------  8 (African, Antarctic, Australian, Eurasian, Indian, North American, Pacific, South American)

Largest Continent -------------   Asia, 43,820,000 sq km (29.5% of total World landmass)

Smallest Continent -------------   Australia, 9,008,500 sq km

Largest Country -------------   Russia, 17,098,242 sq km

Smallest Country -------------   Vatican City - 0.44 sq km

Largest Ocean -------------  The Pacific Ocean - 155,557,000 sq km

Smallest Ocean -------------  Arctic, 14,056,000 sq km

Highest Mountain -------------  Mount Everest, 29,029 ft - Nepal

Longest River -------------  The Nile - 6,650 km

Largest Lake -------------  The Caspian Sea - 371,000 sq km

Average Life Expectancy -------------  67.2 years