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Antarctica is Earth's coldest and driest continent, and also has the highest average elevation. It is also the southernmost continent, overlying the .
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are islands that are part of the continent and are at least sixty degrees south.

The is found where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects the surface in the Southern hemisphere, in the remote, bleak interior of .

is a region of . Although the term is a bit counterintuitive for …

is the region of that falls in the Western Hemisphere.

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Antarctica

  • Population:  4400
  • Latitude of center:  75° south
  • Longitude of center: 
  • Elevation:  2481 meters (8140 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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