Ushuaia, the provincial capital, is located on the Beagle Channel and is the southernmost city in the world. Ushuaia harbour, Tierra del Fuego province, Argentina.
What is the southernmost part of South America called?
Southernmost point can be either: Águila Islet, Diego Ramírez Islands, Chile ( 56°32′16″S 68°43′10″W), or, if the South Sandwich Islands are included as part of South America: Cook Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands ( 59°29′20″S 27°8′40″W)
Is Chile or Argentina further south?
List of countries by southernmost point
|3||Australia||55°03′S 43°38′S 39°08′S|
What is the major religion in South America?
Religion in South America has been a major influence on art, culture, philosophy and law. Christianity is the main religion, with Roman Catholics having the most adherents. Sizeable minorities of non-religious people and adherents of other religions are also present.
Which country has the biggest lake in South America?
The Largest Lakes in South America
|3||General Carrera Lake/ Lake Buenos Aires||Argentina, Chile|
Which country has the longest river in South America?
Rivers in South America by Length
|1||Amazon-Ucayali-Tambo-Ene-Apurimac||Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Venezuela, Guyana|
|2||Parana-Rio de la Plata||Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Bolivia, Uruguay|
|4||Madeira-Mamore-Grande-Caine-Rocha||Brazil, Bolivia, Peru|
Why is it called South America?
The region consists of people who speak Spanish, Portuguese and French. These languages (together with Italian and Romanian) developed from Latin during the days of the Roman Empire and the Europeans who speak them are sometimes called ‘Latin’ people. Hence the term Latin America.