Interesting geography facts

Geography
19 facts about Congo River
The second longest river in Africa
Mount Elbrus
Elbrus has a height of 5642 m and is the most vivid peak in the Caucasus.
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Geography
20 facts about Murray River
The third longest navigable river in the world
Geography
23 facts about Cappadocia
Turkey's greatest treasure
Cappadocia
It is suspected that many underground cities and churches in Cappadocia have yet to be discovered.
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Geography
19 facts about Taiga
The world's largest land biome
Mount Elbrus
Killar Khashirov was the first local highlander to reach the eastern, lower peak of the mountain on July 22, 1829.
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Geography
17 facts about Nile river
The cradle of ancient North African civilizations
Lake Huron
The French barque Le Griffon was the first European ship to sink in the lake due to a raging storm.
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Geography
17 facts about Bermuda Triangle
A mysterious place in the Atlantic
Santorini
Santorini is located in the southern part of the Aegean Sea, in the area of ​​the Aegean Volcanic Arc's greatest activity.
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Geography
19 facts about Mount Vesuvius
The most dangerous volcano in Europe
Geography
14 facts about Stromboli volcano
The volcano has been active for several thousand years.
Lake Baikal
The name of the lake comes from the Mongolian language and means "Lake of Nature".
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Cappadocia
It is assumed that the name Cappadocia comes from the Persian word Katpatuk. The word was most likely a compound of two words of foreign origin.
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Geography
20 facts about Lake Huron
Second largest of the Great Lakes
Easter Island
The moai sculptures are monoliths. Some weigh more than 18 tons and are more than 6 m high.
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Nile river
In ancient Egypt, the river was called Iteru.
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Paricutin volcano
Paricutin's activity finally ceased in 1952.
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Cappadocia
Images of saints also adorn the walls of Karanlik Church, where, in addition to the paintings, one can find, according to tradition, the footprint of Christ's sandals carved into the rock.
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Geography
22 facts about Gobi Desert
Largest desert in Asia
Stromboli volcano
According to Clyde S. Kilby, a prominent literary scholar, J. R. R. Tolkien based the Mount Doom, volcano located in Mordor, Middle-earth with the Stromboli volcano.
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Geography
20 facts about Lake Malawi
The site of the first naval battle of World War I
Mount Elbrus
On the night of February 18-19, 2011, a terrorist attack took place that blew up one of the support posts on the Elbrus cable car.
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Geography
27 facts about Santorini
Saint Irene island
Lake Superior
The Lake Superior Basin area is home to 58 native orchid species.
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Geography
19 facts about Lake Tanganyika
One of the oldest lakes in the world
Lake Tanganyika
The tectonic origin determines the environment of the lake.
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Geography
19 facts about Mount Elbrus
The highest peak of Europe
Asia
Nearly 4.5 billion people live in Asia, and the population density exceeds 100 people per km² (261 per square mile).
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Geography
19 facts about Nan Madol
Venice of the Pacific