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Antarctica is Earth's coldest and driest continent, and also has the highest average elevation. Obviously it is also the southernmost continent, overlying the .

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The is the most-visited region of .
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is a region of . Although the term is a bit counterintuitive for a continent straddling the South Pole, it refers to the region's location in the "eastern" hemisphere, nearest .
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The is a region of that lies south of Australia and New Zealand.
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The is found where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects the surface in the Southern hemisphere, presently located in the remote, bleak interior of .

is the region of that falls in the Western Hemisphere.
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Antarctica

  • Population:  5,000
  • Latitude of center:  75° south
  • Longitude of center: 
  • Elevation:  2,481 meters (8,140 feet)
  • Area:  14,000,000 km² (5,405,430 miles²)
  • Internet domain:  .aq
  • Wikidata:  Antarctica
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Antarctica

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Afrikaans:  Antarktika Amharic:  አንታርክቲካ Arabic:  القطب الجنوبي Assamese:  এন্টাৰ্টিকা Azerbaijani:  Antarktika Basque:  Antartika Belarusian:  Антарктыка Bengali:  এন্টার্কটিকা Bosnian:  Antarktika Breton:  Antarktika Bulgarian:  Антарктида Bulgarian:  Антарктика Burmese:  အန္တာတိက Catalan:  Antàrtida Chinese:  南极洲 Croatian:  Antarktik Czech:  Antarktida Danish:  Antarktis Dzongkha:  ཨེན་ཊཱག་ཊི་ཀ Esperanto:  Antarkto
Estonian:  Antarktis Ewe:  Antartica nutome Faroese:  Antarktis Finnish:  Antarktis French:  Antarctique Galician:  Antártida Georgian:  ანტარქტიკა German:  Antarktis Greek:  Ανταρκτική Gujarati:  એન્ટાર્કટિકા Hebrew:  אנטארקטיקה Hindi:  अंटार्कटिका Hungarian:  Antarktisz Icelandic:  Suðurskautslandið Indonesian:  Antarktika Irish:  An Antartaice Italian:  Antartide Japanese:  南極 Kalaallisut:  Qalasersuaq Kujalleq Kannada:  ಅಂಟಾರ್ಟಿಕಾ
Kazakh:  Антарктика Korean:  남극 대륙 Kurdish:  ئانتارکتیکا Latvian:  Antarktika Lithuanian:  Antarktis Macedonian:  Антарктик Malayalam:  അന്‍റാര്‍ട്ടിക്ക Maltese:  Antartika Marathi:  अंटार्क्टिका Nepali:  अन्टारतिका Northern Sami:  Antárktis Norwegian Bokmål:  Antarktis Norwegian Nynorsk:  Antarktis Occitan:  Antartica Oriya:  ଆର୍ଣ୍ଟକଟିକା Persian:  جنوبگان Polish:  Antarktyda Polish:  Antarktyka Portuguese:  Antártida Pushto:  انتارکتیکا
Russian:  Антарктида Serbian:  Антарктик Sinhala:  ඇන්ටාක්ටිකාව Slovenian:  Antarktika Spanish:  Antártida Swahili:  Antaktika Swedish:  Antarktis Tamil:  அண்டார்டிகா Telugu:  అంటార్కటికా Thai:  แอนตาร์กติกา Tibetan:  ལྷོ་རྩེའི་མཐའ་གླིང་། Tigrinya:  አንታርክቲካ Tonga:  ʻAnitātika Turkish:  Antarktika Ukrainian:  Антарктида Urdu:  انٹارکٹیکا Vietnamese:  Nam Cực Zulu:  i-Antarctica

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