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Phil asked in Science & MathematicsGeography · 4 weeks ago

which continent is the longest north to south ?

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    4 weeks ago
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    Asia

    Africa - 37 N to 34 S = 71, mainland [ditto]

    Antarctica - 63 N is max, but to what? but max possible total is 54

    Asia - 81 N to 11 S = 92, mainland 77 N to 1 N = 76

    Australia - (Oceania) 28 N to 52 S = 80, mainland Australia 10 S to 39 S = 29

    Europe - 81 N to 30 N = 51, mainland 71 N to 36 N = 35

    North America - 83 N to 5 N = 78, mainland 72 N to 7 N = 65

    South America - 15 N to 56 S = 71, mainland 12 N to 53 S = 65

  • 4 weeks ago

    North America.    8700 miles or 14,000 kilometers north south. Africa is only 5000 miles north south. 

    I don't consider the subcontinent of India to be part of Asia. India was once a totally separate continent. 

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