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

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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
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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

Jon Snow

Jon Snow

TONIGHT @channel4news devotes the whole programme to #EmergencyonPlanetEarth. From India to Antarctica and beyond -…

Qantas

Qantas

Amazing views from the window as #QF14 skirted the edge of Antarctica on a recent repatriation flight.😍

Channel 4 News

Channel 4 News

Although much of Antarctica is uninhabitable by humans, global warming is felt there through ice loss. @jonsnowC4…

Robert Swan 🇦🇶

Robert Swan 🇦🇶

A great look at the Antarctic and our future by @jonsnowC4 @Channel4News and @nadiafrontier #Antarctica

James Badger⚡️

James Badger⚡️

RT @Qantas: Amazing views from the window as #QF14 skirted the edge of Antarctica on a recent repatriation flight.😍

Saul_bearcat

Saul_bearcat

@newsmax Holding meetings in Antarctica probably used more emissions than I will use in two lifetimes

DontLetitShow

DontLetitShow

RT @the_cosmosphere: COMING IN 2️⃣ DAYS: Wed., Oct. 20: @BBCEarth Antarctica. Award-winning actor, Benedict Cumberbatch, narrates this stu…

Peking University

Peking University

#PKU alumna Feng Jing has undeniably embodied the #PKU spirit of grit and determination, as she becomes the first h…

Abhi S Reddy

Abhi S Reddy

@MinnuJoshy4 Cruise 🚢 is my best preference to travel 🧭 for Antarctica. #travel

Vinnie69

Vinnie69

RT @Qantas: Amazing views from the window as #QF14 skirted the edge of Antarctica on a recent repatriation flight.😍

สาระการบินน่ารู้🛩✨™

สาระการบินน่ารู้🛩✨™

RT @Qantas: Amazing views from the window as #QF14 skirted the edge of Antarctica on a recent repatriation flight.😍

WFP MENA

WFP MENA

🍚Rice has been feeding us for 5,000 years. 🍚It is one of the most cultivated grains in the world 🍚Rice grows on ev…

CeMEB

CeMEB

RT @andreaswallberg: Antarctic krill is at the center of Antarctica's ecosystem and crucial for the survival fish, birds and sea mammals. I…

Louis Cypher

Louis Cypher

RT @guitarwombat: #COP26 HOAX. Can the UNelected explain why Antarctica just experienced its coldest winter ON RECORD. (remember you predi…