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As per estimations, only one-eighth of Earth's surface is appropriate for inhabitation of human beings. Oceans cover three quarters of the surface, and the remaining one-quarter of land is also either desert (14%), high mountains (27%), or other unsuitable terrains. Alert, on Ellesmere Island in Nunavut, Canada is the northernmost permanent settlement at lat (82°28′N), whereas Amundsen–Scott South Pole Station, in Antarctica is the southernmost point suitable for living, at lat (90°S).
World Map
The 206 listed states of the United Nations depicted on the world map are divided into three categories: 193 member states, 2 observer states, and 11 other states. The 191 sovereign states, are the countries whose sovereignty is official, and no disputes linger. There are 15 states under the category of “sovereignty dispute”. These are 5 member states, 1 observer state and 9 other states.




 
Age of Earth 4.6 billion years
 
Escape Velocity 6.95 miles/s
 
Radius of Earth 3,959 miles
 
Total Coastline 372,000 miles
 
Circumference 24,901 miles
 
Orbit Speed 66,700 mph
 
Diameter of Earth 7,918 miles
 
Sun Orbit 365 days
Founder's Desk

Creating the most aesthetically appealing and accurate maps displaying information in a concise manner has been my passion and dream since childhood. This passion culminated into Mapsofworld.com.

Simarprit Singh Founder - Mapsofworld.com

About Us

MapXL, Inc. is a California based subsidiary of Compare Infobase Limited, a premier cartography and GIS company developing & creating maps, and map products for over 18 years. We work in three distinct business domains: Mapping Portals (online), Mapping Projects (custom services), and Mapping Products (Ecommerce).



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Current Events 2019
  • Protesters in Sudan have broken links with military council
    As per recent reports, protest leaders of Sudan have informed that they have broken off their links with the military council, as they have replaced an eminent leader Omar al-Bashir. Mr Bashir's regime is accused of being composed of 'remnants'. The sources informed that thousands of protesters were assembled outside the army headquarters in Khartoum to conduct a meeting to announce a civilian council, that they want to see in power. The military reiterated that this time they are committed to hand over power and wish to have a joint military-civilian council.

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  • Easter Sunday Blasts in Sri Lanka Kills 215 and Injures over 450 People

    Easter Sunday turned bloody in Sri Lanka as 8 blasts rocked the island nation. While 6 attacks took place in quick succession, 2 more blasts took place hours later across Colombo. The attacks were carried out in churches and luxury hotels at a time when the Easter Sunday masses were going on in churches. Till now 215 are reportedly killed (including foreigners) and more than 450 people injured during the blasts (that includes suicide bombers in at least 2 of the 8 attacks). Reports say 35 foreigners from China, Turkey, India, Netherlands, and other nations were killed during the series of blasts. Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe condemned the dastardly attacks and called it ...

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  • Ukrainian Comedian who Played President on a TV Series Wins Presidential Election of Ukraine

    Volodymyr Zelenskiy, a renowned comedian, won the 2nd round of the Presidential election to become the President of Ukraine. Incumbent President Petro Poroshenko conceded defeat as exit polls suggested an overwhelming win for Zelenskiy. Poroshenko said he is not quitting politics after this loss. The new President Zelenskiy is a political novice, who has no experience in politics besides playing the role of President in a popular comedy TV series “Servant of the People”. After the poll suggested the 41-year old Zelenskiy will win the election by 73.2 percent vote, the new President appeared before the press and thanked the people of Ukraine. He went on to say that t...

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  • Warships from Australia and India Reach China to Participate in the Naval Parade

    On Sunday, warships from Australia and India arrived at Qingdao port city of China to participate in the naval parade, organized to celebrate 70th year of People’s Liberation Army Navy's foundation on Tuesday. It is seen as a significant step amidst regional tensions and suspicions as India responded positively to the goodwill gesture of China. Reports say warships from 13 countries will participate in the naval parade and PLA is geared up to give them a warm welcome. India (which is at odds with China regarding the latter’s support for Pakistan and the disputed land border) has responded to China’s goodwill gesture by sending “INS Kolkata” (t...

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  • London City Introduces Steep Emission Charges

    London in the United Kingdom has become the first city in the world to enforce a 24x7 Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ). Recognizing that vehicular emission has brought about a public health emergency, which contributes to an escalation in asthma, cancer and dementia cases, a daily charge of £12.50 (around $16) has been imposed for some category of two wheelers and four wheelers entering the central part of the city. The charge for trucks, buses is a steep £100 ($130). To begin with, the ULEZ will cover the same area as the Congestion Charge. From 2021 onwards, it is slated to expand to cover more extensive areas. It is hoped that such additional financial charges will disco...

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