Country Code ATA Country code according to ISO-3166 Alpha-3

ATA

ISO-3166 Alpha-3

ATA is the three-letter country abbreviation for Antarctica.

Antarctica

AQ

Alpha-2

.aq

TLD

Map view Geographical center of Antarctica

Antarctica

Photos of Antarctica Interesting shots

Alone
© Rob Oo, flickr.com

Alone

Horizontal
© Rob Oo, flickr.com

Horizontal

Heavy metal
© Rob Oo, flickr.com

Heavy metal

Antarctic Sunse by Jeff Lipshitz
© cameraclub231, flickr.com

Antarctic Sunse by Jeff Lipshitz

Seals on ice
© RV Navigator, flickr.com

Seals on ice

Cruising kayakers
© RV Navigator, flickr.com

Cruising kayakers

Antarctic mountains at sunset over water
© RV Navigator, flickr.com

Antarctic mountains at sunset over water

Crested Penguin
© RV Navigator, flickr.com

Crested Penguin

Surrounding countries e.g. for travel, flights

In the immediate vicinity of Antarctica are countries such as Pitcairn, Falkland Islands & Cook Islands.

approx. 6456 km

Pitcairn
Country code PCN

approx. 7260 km

Chile
Country code CHL

approx. 7509 km

Tonga
Country code TON

approx. 7518 km

Argentina
Country code ARG

approx. 7553 km

Niue
Country code NIU

approx. 8160 km

Samoa
Country code WSM

approx. 8417 km

Uruguay
Country code URY

approx. 8622 km

Tokelau
Country code TKL

approx. 8957 km

Paraguay
Country code PRY

approx. 9288 km

Bolivia
Country code BOL

approx. 9418 km

Peru
Country code PER

approx. 9490 km

Kiribati
Country code KIR

approx. 10005 km

Ecuador
Country code ECU

News on Twitter to Antarctica

Luke Buckmaster

Luke Buckmaster

"The Arctic is on fire. Now, Antarctica is suddenly experiencing a heatwave. And that means a looming rainfall apoc… https://t.co/NeQOJXjTna

Science News

Science News

"A 17-man group will seek fossils of ancient land vertebrates similar to those found on continents now separated fr… https://t.co/2DWe4vXCzM

SmithsonianLibraries

SmithsonianLibraries

RT @TranscribeSI: New field notes from @SmithsonianArch are now up in TC, just in time for #WeDigBio2019 -- geologist Ursula Marvin's diary…

Cal ferguson

Cal ferguson

@Spintown Keep up. NASA dont. And your most climate scientists claim is no doubt the now debunked 97% figure that… https://t.co/044FNv8qMA

michael

michael

@kingkiana_ @JIDsv now her heart cold, antarctica, siberia

Smithsonian Transcription Center

Smithsonian Transcription Center

New field notes from @SmithsonianArch are now up in TC, just in time for #WeDigBio2019 -- geologist Ursula Marvin's… https://t.co/i5drns1y1W

McMurdo Oceanographic Observatory

McMurdo Oceanographic Observatory

Live now: underwater audio from #Antarctica. The Weddell seals are very vocal this morning. https://t.co/m5RGgpkF1G https://t.co/oeiIckTI2T

Conservation Biology

Conservation Biology

RT @ConLetters: The 100% #OpenAccess September/October Issue of @ConLetters is now online! https://t.co/F7zg6JprYO Featuring cover 🌟 's…

gallina fiedler

gallina fiedler

Why would any company be so heartless to keep invading my so damn hurting family the Arctic, Antarctica & all the m… https://t.co/HOzPkfkbzZ

PurpleOrangeSky 🌎⚖️🌞🃏

PurpleOrangeSky 🌎⚖️🌞🃏

RT @carmindabrendel: Beneath Antarctica's millions of square miles of ice, beneath the snow thousands of feet thick, sits dirt and rock lik…

Eduardo Ruiz

Eduardo Ruiz

RT @Antzkiwi: 3 Day time-lapse clip I took back in 2008 at McMurdo Station Antarctica at this time of the year when the sun is still settin…

the_conscious_hustle

the_conscious_hustle

RT @XrYouth: Yesterday young people in Banjul, Gambia took to the streets to lead a rally demanding #ClimateJustice! We are an internationa…

Mist Käfer

Mist Käfer

RT @redpild: Each little red dot is a base in Antarctica. And that's not even all of them. Now it makes sense, doesn't it. That's why there…

Mike Halter

Mike Halter

@CharriseLane Thank you! Now, because of geography, we see that a majority are Latino - but we also have illegals f… https://t.co/b5rfNghjN6