How big is Africa really?

How big is Africa really?

30.37 million km²
Africa/Area

Is Africa 5 times the size of the US?

The African continent has a land area of 30.37 million sq km (11.7 million sq mi) — enough to fit in the U.S., China, India, Japan, Mexico, and many European nations, combined.

Which city is closest to Africa?

It is in fact Maine that is the closest point for the US to Africa. The distance between Quoddy Head, in Maine and El Beddouza, in the African country of Morocco is estimated to be about 5,076 km. Quoddy Head is the easternmost point of the contiguous US.

Can US fit into Africa?

Africa is 14 times larger. Flat maps significantly distort the sizes of countries and continents, the result of converting a spherical surface to a handy rectangle….Top 15 countries.

(Africa) 30.4
Russia 17.1
Canada 10.0
China 9.6
U.S. 9.5

Which is bigger Russia or Africa?

At 6.6 million sq. mi (17 million km2), Russia is the world’s largest country. Drag and drop it near the equator, and you see how truly huge Africa is: at 11.73 million sq. mi (30.37 million km2), it is almost twice the size of Russia.

Where is Africa to Florida?

Singer Island on the coast of Palm Beach County is the nearest point to Africa (in Florida). From Singer Island, Guerguerat is the nearest point in Africa, some 6,574 km away.

How big is South Africa compared to the United States?

Size comparison United States is about 8 times bigger than South Africa. South Africa is approximately 1,219,090 sq km, while United States is approximately 9,833,517 sq km, making United States 707% larger than South Africa. Meanwhile, the population of South Africa is ~56.5 million people (276.2 million more people live in United States).

How big is the real size of Africa?

Map created by reddit user edtheredted using thetruesize.com. While it doesn’t look it, Africa is big, really big. In fact, Africa’s true size is 30 million square km, just under twice the size of Russia or bigger than Canada, the United States and China put together!

Is the UK the same size as Africa?

On that map Europe is still too big compared to the US. And Madagascar is more than twice the size of the UK, but they seem to have the same size on the map. Great way of visualizing the size of Africa. Even though i also have to mention that Scandinavia is a quite large part of Europe that has been cut out.. Still like the effort and idea.

How big is Africa compared to India and China?

Africa as you’ve never seen it before: Clever comparison shows it’s really as big as China, India, the United States AND most of Europe put together. Graphic shows Africa is as big as 13 nations and Eastern Europe. The continent is more than 30m sq km, but this is not reflected in standard Mercator maps.

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