Extremes

These are some of the limits of my world travels so far:

Northernmost

Skjervoy, Norway, 70°2′ N

Skjervøy

Southernmost

Isla Navarino, Chile, 54° 58′ S

Isla Navarino

Northernmost (airborne)

near Novaya Zemlya, 71°N, on a flight from Tokyo to London


Near Novaya Zemlya

Southernmost (airborne)

the Antarctic, 71° 19′ S, on a flight from Santiago to Sydney

Over Antarctica

Highest

El Misti, Peru, 5822m above sea level

El Misti

Lowest

Dead Sea, Jordan, 410m below sea level

Hottest

Beijing, China, 40°C

Beijing

Coldest

Stockholm, Sweden, -17°C

Stockholm

Vilnius, Lithuania, -17°C.

Vilnius