Interactive Map Reveals You Precisely Exactly what’s On The Opposite Of The World

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Express News Global Desk|Updated: August 01, 2017

Interactive Map Reveals You Precisely Exactly what's On The Opposite Of The World
Interactive Map Reveals You Precisely Exactly what’s On The Opposite Of The World

Reflect to your youth at the beach or playing in a sandbox and you likely questioned “What if I kept digging through the whole world, where would I wind up?” I remember as a kid my daddy informing me to indicate where we are on a world and to discover the precise opposite place on the other side of the world.

For some factor it’s comparable to a long-lost pen friend, a number of us have actually questioned exactly what or whom resides on the opposite of this enormous earth. With a clever tool called the Antipodes Map you can now understand precisely where you ‘d wind up on the other side of the world.

Exactly what if I dug and took a shovel through the whole earth beginning in my yard here in Houston, TX? I would discover myself under a great deal of water, smack dab in the center of the Indian Ocean straight west of Australia.

To determine where you ‘d wind up Antipodes discovers the point outermost from the seed point which you can change interactively. You merely click a point on the left map and you see a person’s head pop out on the precise opposite area on the other side of the world on the right-hand map.

By utilizing the specific longitude and latitude of your seed point, the tool can properly determine the farthest point on earth from that seed. This is a much more hassle-free method to identify exactly what’s on the opposite side of the world than digging through the earth.

Exactly what if you did desire to dig to the other side of the world? The well, which started drilling in 1970 completed in 1989 at 40,230 feet and is the inmost manufactured hole on in the world. I ‘d recommend sticking with a more theoretical technique to digging through to the opposite side of the world.

The name Antipodes describes 2 antipodal points that are located on the specific opposite side of the world from one another.

Figure out the latitude and longitude of your existing place. Take the latitude and transform it to the opposite hemisphere.

The direct opposite place worldwide from New York City is the center of the Indian Ocean.

If curious, listed below is a list of antipodal places, both approximate and precise. This will provide you a sense of exactly what rests on the opposite side of the world from numerous cities that you’ve either gone to or have actually become aware of.

Place (City or Region)                                  Opposite Side Of The World
Arrecife, Lanzarote, Canary Islands                  Norfolk Island
Auckland, New Zealand                                   Seville and Málaga, Andalusia Spain
Bangkok, Thailand                                          Lima, Peru
Barranquilla, Colombia                                    Christmas Island, Australia
Beijing, China                                                 Bahía Blanca, Argentina
Beijing, China                                                  Buenos Aires, Argentina
Bogotá, Colombia                                             Jakarta, Indonesia
Cherbourg, France                                           Antipodes Islands, New Zealand
Christchurch, New Zealand                               A Coruña, Spain
Dili, Timor-Leste                                              Paramaribo, Suriname
Doha, Qatar                                                    Pitcairn Island, Overseas British Territory
Guayaquil, Ecuador                                         Medan, Indonesia
Hamilton, New Zealand                                   Córdoba, Spain
Hong Kong                                                     La Quiaca, Argentina
Hué and Da Nang, Vietnam                             Arequipa, Peru
Irkutsk, Russia                                              Punta Arenas, Chile
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia                                   Cuenca, Ecuador
Lianyungang, China                                       Junín, Argentina
Limerick, Ireland                                            Campbell Islands, New Zealand
Madrid, Spain                                                Weber, New Zealand
Mangawhai, New Zealand                               Rock of Gibraltar, British Territory
Manila, Philippines                                           Cuiabá, Brazil
Masterton, New Zealand                                   Segovia, Spain
Montevideo, Uruguay                                      Gwangju, South Korea
Nanjing, China                                                Rosario, Argentina
Nelson, New Zealand                                       Mogadouro, Portugal
Padang, Indonesia                                            Esmeraldas, Ecuador
Pago Pago, American                                        Samoa Zinder, Niger
Palembang, Indonesia                                      Neiva, Colombia
Pekanbaru, Indonesia                                       Machachi, Ecuador
Perth, Australia                                                 Hamilton, Bermuda
Phnom Penh, Cambodia                                     Lima, Peru
Quito, Ecuador                                                Singapore
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil                                        Tokyo, Japan
San Juan, Puerto Rico                                       Karratha, Australia
Shanghai, China                                               Salto, Uruguay
Shanghai, China                                               Buenos Aires, Argentina
Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt                                    Rapa Iti, French Polynesia
Suva, Fiji                                                        Timbuktu, Mali
Taipei, Taiwan                                                  Asunción, Paraguay
Tauranga, New Zealand                                   Jaén, Spain
Tianjin, China Bahía                                        Blanca, Argentina
Tongchuan, China                                           Licantén, Chile
Ulan Ude, Russia Puerto                                  Natales, Chile
Wellington, capital of New Zealand                    Alaejos, Spain
Whangarei, New Zealand                                  Tangier, Morocco
Wuhai, China                                                  Valdivia, Chile
Wuhu, China                                                   Rafaela, Argentina
Xi’an, China                                                    Santiago
You can lastly scratch that itch of understanding precisely what pushes the opposite of the world. Were you shocked?