The Tallest Mountain to the Deepest Ocean Trench

tallest-deepest.jpgKarl Tate over at OurAmazingPlanet has created an amazing infographic showing the highest heights and the deepest depths of our planet. You can see a thumbnail view of the graphic on the right, but I encourage you to view the full image on their site.
Of course, all of these amazing features on our planet look excellent in Google Earth! Here is a list of the places that are mentioned in the graphic so you can go see them for yourself.
Mount Everest | KML
K2 | KMZ
Aconcagua | KMZ
Mount McKinley | KMZ
Kilimanjaro | KMZ
Mount Elbrus | KML
Vinson Massif | KMZ
Puncak Jaya | KMZ
Lhasa | KMZ
South Pole | KMZ
Denver, Colorado | KMZ
Burj Khalifa | KMZ
CN Tower | KML
Empire State Building | KML
Great Pyramid of Giza | KMZ
Statue of Liberty | KMZ
Deepwater Horizon oil rig | KML
Grand Canyon | KMZ
Wreck of the RMS Titanic | KMZ
Puerto Rico Trench | KMZ
Mariana Trench | KMZ
We live on an amazing planet, and Google Earth is such a great way to explore it all. Thanks to Karl and OurAmazingPlanet for putting together that graphic.
(via Geographic Travels)

About Mickey Mellen

Mickey has been using Google Earth since it was released in 2005, and has created a variety of geo-related sites including Google Earth Hacks. He runs a web design firm in Marietta, GA, where he lives with his wife and two kids.

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