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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).
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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

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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
  • New Zealand PM calls for global fight against racism

    Following the attack on two Mosques in Christchurch Jacinda Ardern, the Prime Minister of New Zealand, has urged a global fight to eradicate racist right-wing ideology. As per media reports, Arden has rejected the idea that immigration is fueling racism. 50 people were killed in gun attacks that took place at two mosques on Friday.

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  • Netherlands Shooting attack: 3 killed and five wounded

    A man has been arrested by the Dutch authorities after three people have been killed in shooting on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht. Gokmen Tanis, the suspect is 37-year-old Turkish man who was found in a building situated about two miles from the scene after carrying out a search for several hours. As per media reports, the motive behind the attack is still unclear. A second suspect has also been taken into custody but his involvement in the shooting is yet to be determined.

    

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  • Netherlands Shooting Attack – Several Injured

    A shooting incident has taken place in the Dutch city of Utrecht, Netherlands on Monday. The authorities are suspecting this to be an act of terrorism. As per the reports, several people have been injured. As per the Twitter post of the Utrecht police, several trauma helicopters were sent to the scene. City trams have been shut down in the city while the investigation is carried out by the authorities. Mark Rutte, the Prime Minister, has also been monitoring the situation. People have been urged by the authorities to avoid the area in order to aid the workers. 

     

     

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  • Zimbabwe: Dozens killed due to Cyclone Idai

    More than 31 are killed and dozens reported missing in eastern Zimbabwe after the country was ripped apart by tropical Cyclone Idai. The flood has caused a lot of destruction and has also destroyed the infrastructure. The Civil Protection Unit of the country along with Zimbabwe Red Cross is carrying the rescue efforts. The cyclone made landfall on Thursday in Mozambique. Nearly 21 people have died there. The power is cut off because of the tropical storm in Manicaland province.

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  • New Zealand Twin Mosque Attacker was a Lone Gunman

    Police says that the 28-year old Australian Brenton Tarrant (who carried out the twin mosque attacks in New Zealand’s Christchurch) carried out a lone wolf attack. The self-described white supremacist who live-streamed the entire mayhem on Facebook will appear before the court on April 5, 2019, and will reportedly face more charges. Police Commissioner Mike Bush has told media that the 3 others arrested after the incident are not involved in the massacre. The death toll has increased by 1 as 48-year old Abdul Aziz died after being critically injured. He had confronted the gunman and also reportedly chased him. Reports say 50 persons have died till now and about 34 more are receiving...

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