# How long is it to fly from the North to the South Pole?

TravelMath.com calculates the distance in air miles between the North and South Poles as 12,430 miles, or 20,004 kilometers. Flying continuously between the two, it would take 24 hours and 52 minut... Read More »

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## Is more of the earth's ice located in the south pole or the north pole?

More of the Earth's ice is located at the South Pole rather than the North Pole. The North Pole sits on top of an ocean of water that never completely freezes which, along with air currents, helps ... Read More »

## Do penguins live in the North Pole or the South Pole?

According to Antarctic Connection, penguins only live in the South Pole, which is the Antarctic region. Guillaume Dargaud's Penguins website explains that the reason there are no penguins in the Ar... Read More »

## Does a compass point to the North Pole or the South Pole?

The needle in a traditional compass points to the earth's magnetic North Pole. There is also a geographic North Pole that is in a slightly different location. There are some GPS compasses that poin... Read More »

## Is the North Geomagnetic Pole a north magnetic pole or a south magnetic pole?

In spite of its name, the North Geomagnetic Pole (or Magnetic North Pole) is technically a south magnetic pole because it attracts the north pole of a bar magnet (or compass) at all points south. T... Read More »

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