Smallest Biggest in World

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Geographical Facts:-

Largest ContinentAsia, 17,212,2000 square miles
Smallest ContinentAustralia,312,2000 square miles
Highest MountainMount Everest, Himalayan Mountains, Nepal-Tibet, 29,035 feet above sea level
Lowest Point on landThe Dead Sea, Israel-Jordan, water surface 1,349 feet below sea level
Deepest Underwater TrenchMarina Trench, 200 miles southwest of Guam in the Pacific Ocean, 36,198 feet below the ocean surface
Largest SeaThe Mediterranean Sea, 1,144,800 square miles
Highest LakeThe Highest navigable lake is Lake Titicaca in Peru, 12,500 feet above sea level
Lowest LakeThe Dead Sea, Israel-Jordan, surface of water 1,349 feet below sea level
Largest LakeCaspian Sea, 152,239 square miles
Largest Freshwater LakeLake Superior, US-Canada, 31,820 square miles
Deepest OceanPacific Ocean, average depth 13,215 feet
Largest OceanPacific Ocean, 60,060,700 square miles
Smallest OceanArctic Ocean, 5,427,000 square miles
Largest GulfGulf of Mexico, 615,000 square miles
BayThe Bay of Bengal, 1,300,000 square miles
Largest IslandGreenland, 839,999 square miles
Largest PeninsulaArabia, 1,250,000 square miles
Largest ArchipelagoIndonesia, 3,500-mile stretch of 17,000 islands
Largest GorgeGrand Canyon, Colorado River, Arizona, US, 217 miles long, 4-18 miles wide, 1 mile deep
Deepest GorgeHells Canyon, Snake River, Idaho, 7,900 feet deep
Longest Mountain RangeThe Andes of South America, 5,000 miles
Longesr RiverThe Nile, Africa, 4,180 miles
Shortest RiverThe Roe, Montana, US, 200 feet long
Largest RiverThe Amazon, South America, basin of 2,500,000 square miles
Longesr EstuaryOb River, Russia, 550 miles long, up to 50 miles wide
Larget LagoonLagoa dos Patos, Brazil, 150 miles long, 4,500 square miles
Largest WaterfallAngel Falls, Venezuela, 3,212 feet high

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