Is the USA Bigger Than Antarctica? (Comparison)

The United States of America is a country that is located in Northern America whereas Antarctica is one of the 7 continents of the world which is the earth’s southernmost continent. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between the United States of America and Antarctica regarding various aspects.

Let’s learn if a single country USA is bigger than the Antarctica continent or not.

Size

Is the United States of America Bigger than Antarctica?

The total area of the United States of America is 3,796,742 sq mi and the total area of Antarctica is 5,500,000 sq mi. The United States of America is smaller than Antarctica by 1,703,258 sq mi. The United States of America is around 1.45 times smaller than Antarctica.

Area of the United States of America:  3,796,742 sq mi ( 9,833,520 km2 )

Area of the USA compared to Antarctica

Area of Antarctica:  5,500,000 sq mi ( 14,200,000 km2 )

Area of Antarctica compared to the area of the United States of America

The United States of America Timezone:

UTC − 4 to −12, +10, +11

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 to −10

Antarctica Timezone: 

Antarctica has multiple time zones at it sits on every line of longitude.

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of the USA:
40° 0′ 0″ N100° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Antarctica:
82.8628° S, 135.0000° E

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