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What is the 20th largest island in the world?

What is the 20th largest island in the world?

Islands 25,000–99,999 km2 (9,700–38,600 sq mi)

Rank Island Area (sq mi)
19 Mindanao 37,660
20 Ireland 32,595
21 Hokkaidō 30,394
22 Hispaniola 28,544

What are the 30 largest islands in the world?

Top 30 Largest Islands in the World

  • New Guinea.
  • Borneo.
  • Madagascar.
  • Baffin Island.
  • Sumatra.
  • Honshu.
  • Victoria.
  • Ellesmere. Ellesmere Island is the very close to Greenland as located near to the north pole is completely covered by ice sheets and is not the perfect place for living.

Why is Australia the biggest island?

Australia has highly distinct plants and animals. Greenland’s are largely shared with northern North America. Australia is considerably larger than Greenland. If separation is key, then Antarctica should also be considered an island (making Australia second largest)….

Australia Greenland
Local opinion MIXED ISLAND

Is Australia the oldest continent?

Australia holds the oldest continental crust on Earth, researchers have confirmed, hills some 4.4 billion years old. Earth itself is a bit more than 4.5 billion years old, and the researchers hope the new finding offers insights into the formation of the moon and the first continents.

What is the youngest continent?


What is the richest continent in the world?

List by the International Monetary Fund (2021 estimate)

Rank Continent US$
World average 11,570
1 Oceania 54,690
2 North America 49,430
3 Europe 31,020

What is the coldest continent?