Antarctica Antarctica Country code Antarctica Country code according to ISO standards (ISO-3166)

ISO 3166-1

AQ

Alpha-2

ATA

Alpha-3

The two-letter country abbreviation for Antarctica is AQ, the three-letter code is ATA. Country-specific domains ending with .aq, e.g. www.my-domain.aq

.aq

TLD of Antarctica Country-specific domain (Top Level Domain)

The country-code TLD (Top Level Domain) of Antarctica is .aq, for example www.your-domain.aq

Antarctica

Landkarte

Distance

13564 km

Flight distance from Antarctica to the USA How far away is Antarctica?

The geographic center of Antarctica is approx. 13564 km away (flight route) from USA.

Source: entfernungsrechner.net: Distance USA » Antarctica

Photos Antarctica Recent photographs

It's a wild world
© Rob Oo, flickr.com

It's a wild world

Bright snow in bay Paradise Bay Coral Princess Antarctica
© amanderson2, flickr.com

Bright snow in bay Paradise Bay Coral Princess Antarctica

Empty bay and reflection Paradise Bay Coral Princess Antarctica
© amanderson2, flickr.com

Empty bay and reflection Paradise Bay Coral Princess Antarctica

Picture 933
© Bien Stephenson, flickr.com

Picture 933

Picture 772
© Bien Stephenson, flickr.com

Picture 772

Picture 717
© Bien Stephenson, flickr.com

Picture 717

Picture 634
© Bien Stephenson, flickr.com

Picture 634

Picture 438
© Bien Stephenson, flickr.com

Picture 438

Surrounding countries Which countries are in the near of Antarctica e.g. for travel or flights

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

approx. 6456 km

Pitcairn
Country Code

approx. 7063 km

Cook Islands
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approx. 7260 km

Chile
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approx. 7509 km

Tonga
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approx. 7518 km

Argentina
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approx. 7553 km

Niue
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approx. 8064 km

American Samoa
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approx. 8160 km

Samoa
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approx. 8417 km

Uruguay
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approx. 8622 km

Tokelau
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approx. 8957 km

Paraguay
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approx. 9288 km

Bolivia
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approx. 9418 km

Peru
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approx. 9490 km

Kiribati
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approx. 10005 km

Ecuador
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News on Twitter for Antarctica News from the social media

Zack Labe

Zack Labe

Changes in land ice mass measured by GRACE satellite in Antarctica and Greenland - frequent updates now available f… https://t.co/jluWPrSrUV

KHAUBOYS & INDIANS

KHAUBOYS & INDIANS

Yeah ..... that’s the Indian Flag .... see it? At Kanyakumari... behind us is Antarctica ... but you can’t really s… https://t.co/kfdicQwzYg

NASA Earth

NASA Earth

What does 16 years of ice loss from Greenland and Antarctica look like? Researchers calculated that the ice sheets… https://t.co/kGBd7wWRch

TLDSB Resources

TLDSB Resources

Anti-Summer: Solving Two-Step Equations https://t.co/l2hpxy5xzo Uses a real world scenario to demonstrate how to so… https://t.co/zRhGJmsG6F

Kristina ♡

Kristina ♡

RT @eli__097: Crashing through🚢 the frozen Sea of Antarctica🇦🇶 https://t.co/t6OUyoTvEV

Sartaj Saifi

Sartaj Saifi

RT @the_hindu: By 2300, ice sheets covering West #Antarctica and #Greenland will have shed trillions of tonnes in mass. #Sealevels could th…

luis morales

luis morales

RT @ishanagarwal24: #OPPO is partnering up with #NatGeo for a campaign called "Uncover Antarctica" where the #FindX2Pro is used to shoot vi…

Ingrid Galatea

Ingrid Galatea

//I think so?? Beyond that the sea can’t be claimed. It’s like Antarctica, in that sense? https://t.co/M9zYe3WrAG

CHIZZY  

CHIZZY  

RT @Iam_akinni: Retweet if you know this cartoon #MadagascarCure #MadagascarMedicine #Madagascar #whatILoveAboutVbank #MercyEkeXClassicUSA…

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♥ ĩtz kձ¢ђĩ£ ♥

@CoolFMNigeria @iamDo2dtun @kemismallzz In Antarctica

I don't have sense

I don't have sense

RT @pinkheretic: There are grown adults who actually believe that two penguins walked all the way from Antarctica to Middle East to board a…

Fabrosky Korsakov

Fabrosky Korsakov

The Southern Ocean contains the waters that surround Antarctica and sometimes is considered an extension of Pacific… https://t.co/TuwrZGRS6i

ssf

ssf

RT @eli__097: Crashing through🚢 the frozen Sea of Antarctica🇦🇶 https://t.co/t6OUyoTvEV

TechBlabber

TechBlabber

RT @ishanagarwal24: #OPPO is partnering up with #NatGeo for a campaign called "Uncover Antarctica" where the #FindX2Pro is used to shoot vi…