Interesting and amazing facts about earth-fact earth info

By | July 28, 2016

Earth is a wonderful planet of the universe, necessary conditions for living life.
It is 3rd planet of the universe and only planet where life exists.
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Interesting and amazing facts about earth-fact earth info

Interesting and amazing facts about earth-fact earth info

Interesting and amazing facts about earth-fact earth info

 

  • It takes 8 minutes and 20 seconds for light to travel from the sun to the earth.
  •  Every second, the Sun sends to earth 10 times more neutrions than the number of people on earth
  • There are more living organisms in a tea spoonful of soil than there are people on earth.
  • There are about 7500,000,000,000,000,000 grains of sand on Earth.
  • Our galaxy probably contains at least 2 billion planets like Earth.
  • The Earth’s core is about as hot as the sun.
  • Earth is the only place in the Solar System where water can be present in its three states: solid, liquid and vapour.

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  • The Earth lost 40% of its wildlife in the past 40 years, according to the WWF.

 

  • The Soviets drilled the world’s deepest hole into the earth for 14 years: it’s 12,262 metres (40,230 ft) deep.
  • The highest place on Earth, and closest to space, is Mount Chimborazo in the Andes.
  • There are no 24 hours in a day. It has 23 hours, 56 minutes and 4 seconds,
    the time it takes the earth to rotate on its axis.
  • There are about 500,000 detectable earthquakes in the world each year.
    100,000 of those can be felt, and 100 of them cause damage.

  • Krubera Cave, the deepest known cave on Earth, has depth of 2,197 m (7,208 ft).
  • Only about .003 percent of the water on Earth can be used by humans.
  • Oceans cover 71% of the Earth’s surface.
  • Ants have colonised almost every land mass on Earth except for Antarctica and a few remote or inhospitable islands.
  • 20% of the Earth’s oxygen is produced by the Amazon rain forest.
  • Between 10 and 20 volcanoes are erupting somewhere on Earth every day.
  • The 2011 earthquake near Japan increased the Earth’s rotation speed,
    shortening the day by 1.8 microseconds.
  • Earth is the only known place where a fire can occur naturally.

Also read :- facts of universe

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