Tag Archives: World

Biggest Countries and Continents in the World by Area

By | March 28, 2015

Total Earth’s surface area is 148,940,000 Sq.Km. The most important place you know is about the size of an average sunspot. The total land coverage is 29.2% of Earth’s surface, the remaining surface area of 70.8% is of water. Biggest Countries (In Area): S.No Country Name Area (Sq. km) Location 1 Russia 17,075,000 Europe-Asia 2 Canada 9,976,139 North-America… Read More »

Largest Deserts in the World by Area

By | February 26, 2015

Sahara, Australian Desert, Arabian desert, Gobi, Kalhari Desert, Takla Desert, Sonoran Desert, Namib Desert, Kara Desert and Thar Desert are the 10 largest deserts in the world in terms of Area. Thar desert is located in Indian state Rajasthan and some area of Thar desert is in Pakistan. S.No Desert Name Approximate Area in sq. km Location /… Read More »

Highest Mountain Peaks of the World

By | February 10, 2015

Top 10 highest mountain peaks of the world are located in the Himalayan Region at Nepal and India. Out of these top 10, 7 are located in the Nepal and 3 are located in India. S.No Peak Name Height (in mts.) Country Located 1 Mount Everest 8848 Nepal 2 K-2 (Godwin Austin or Qagir) 8610 India 3 Kanchenjunga… Read More »