Which is the nearest country to Antarctica?


Correspondingly, what countries are in Antarctica?

There are no countries in Antarctica, although seven nations claim different parts of it: New Zealand, Australia, France, Norway, the United Kingdom, Chile, and Argentina. The Antarctic also includes island territories within the Antarctic Convergence.

Beside above, is Antarctica or New Zealand closer to Chile? Technically, Chile is the country closest to Antarctica. But wait… You can get to Antarctica from November to March via these two routes. Alternatively you can sail to Antarctica from New Zealand as well but it’s going to take you 10 days to get to Antarctica.

In this manner, what is the nearest city to Antarctica?

But if we consider a city to be more than 50,000 people the closest “city” is Ushuaia, Argentina which is closest to the Antarctic Peninsula. If you consider a city to be more than 100,000 then Punta Arenas, Chile holds that honour.

How far is it from Australia to Antarctica?

Distance from Antarctica to Australia is 7,246 kilometers. This air travel distance is equal to 4,502 miles. The air travel (bird fly) shortest distance between Antarctica and Australia is 7,246 km= 4,502 miles.

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