Land mass

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Land mass refers to the total area of a country or geographical region (which may include discontinuous pieces of land such as islands).Science On a Sphere, NOOA see link http://sos.noaa.gov/images/fullsize/atmosphere/watervapor_sst.jpg
Land mass refers to the total area of a country or geographical region (which may include discontinuous pieces of land such as islands).Science On a Sphere, NOOA see link http://sos.noaa.gov/images/fullsize/atmosphere/watervapor_sst.jpg

Land mass refers to the total area of a country or geographical region (which may include discontinuous pieces of land such as islands).

The Earth's total land mass is 148,939,063.133 kmĀ² (57,511,026.002 square miles) which is about 29.2% of its total surface.

Water covers approximately 70.8% of the Earth's surface, mostly in the form of oceans.


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