9 Spectacular and amazing Geographical facts of the Earth you never knew
8 The Pacific Ocean
Stretching over an area of 165.25 million sq km, the world’s largest ocean lies between The US, Asia and Australia. The amazing factor of the Pacific is that it is antipodal in nature which means it has certain points having their own hemisphere with points diametrically opposite to each other. In effect if a person ventures into the pacific and travels straight through its core exiting on the other side of the earth, he would still be in the Pacific.
9 The Er Wang Dong Cave has its own unique weather system inside it
Perhaps the most mysterious geographical facts, both the Er Wan Dong cave and the Hang Son Doong cave in Vietnam have independent weather systems existing inside the caves. ER Wang Dong with a depth of 441 even has its own vegetation native to the cave atmosphere. Hang Son Dong in Vietnam located on the Laos –Vietnam border is the world’s largest known cave passage cross section with its own vegetation, weather system and even a flowing river.