Updated 2021-01-12 18:58:07
Antarctica is a country on the continent , her capital is . Here is the hierarchy of the Antarctica administrative divisions: Antarctica is subdivided into division 1, that are at their turn subdivided into division 2, that are at their turn subdivided into division 3, that are at their turn subdivided into division 4, that are at their turn subdivided into division 5.
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|Country in French||Antarctique|
|Country in Chinese||南极大陆|
|Country in Spanish||Antártida|
|Country in Italian||L'Antartide|
|Country in Portuguese||Antarctica|
|Country in Germain||Antarktik|
|countrypy||nan2 ji2 zhou1|
|Continent Ref.||Countries/Territories: 1|
|Area km2||14 107 637|
|arealand||14 000 000|
|location||continent mostly south of the Antarctic Circle|
|terrain||about 98% thick continental ice sheet and 2% barren rock, with average elevations between 2,000 and 4,000 meters; mountain ranges up to nearly 5,000 meters; ice-free coastal areas include parts of southern Victoria Land, Wilkes Land, the Antarctic Peninsula area, and parts of Ross Island on McMurdo Sound; glaciers form ice shelves along about half of the coastline, and floating ice shelves constitute 11% of the area of the continent|
|naturalresources||iron ore, chromium, copper, gold, nickel, platinum|