Earth, everyone knows what is earth. It is the only planet in the solar system, where the life is happening. Till now humans just explored the 42.5% of the earth. 80% of land and only 5% of the oceans. There are so many things to learn about the earth. So in this article, we share some amazing facts about earth.
Amazing facts about earth
Earth is approximately 4.543 billion years old.
71% of the surface on the earth is covered with water and only 29% is land.
33% of the land on earth is desert area.
20% of land is covered with mountains.
Only 1.77 % area of earth has freshwater.
1/6 land on the earth is property of the Queen of United Kingdom.
It is third planet from Sun in solar system.
In 23 hours, 56 minutes and 4 seconds it completes
It is 150,289,394 kilometers ( 93,385,500 miles) far from the Sun.
Earth is fifth biggest planet in solar system.
Light takes 8 minutes and 19 second to reach on Earth from Sun.
It is the home of 8.1 billion Humans.
In early days earth looked purple because the formation of bacteria.
Gravity is not constant in every place of earth.
Humans are most intelligent as well as fool species of this planet.
The moon is natural satellite of earth.
Earth is covered with star dust (cosmic dust).
Like every object in the universe the earth is also in continuous motion.
Wettest place on earth is Cherrapunji India.
Dried place on the eath is Atacama Desert of Chile and Peru.
Hottest place on the earth is El Azizia, Libya
Coldest place on the earth is Antarctica.
Mount Everest is the highest point and Mariana Trench is the deepest point of the earth
200 million year ago there is only one supercontinent called Pangaea .
Kilauea volcano Hawaii is the most active volcano on the earth.
Bat are the smallest mammal and blue whales are the biggest mammals on the earth.