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COMPARED TO
If you lived in Heard Island and McDonald Islands instead of United States, you would:

see 99.5% less coastline


United States (19,924 km)
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Heard Island and McDonald Islands (101.9 km)
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United States has a total of 19,924 km of coastline. In Heard Island and McDonald Islands, that number is 101.9 km.
Category: United States vs. Heard Island and McDonald Islands - Coastline

The statistics above were calculated using The World Factbook.


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A brief history of Heard Island and McDonald Islands

Heard Island and McDonald Islands (sometimes abbreviated HIMI) is a sovereign country in Antarctica, with a total land area of approximately 412 sq km. The United Kingdom transferred these uninhabited, barren, sub-Antarctic islands to Australia in 1947. Populated by large numbers of seal and bird species, the islands have been designated a nature preserve.

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