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Does the northern or southern hemisphere have more land?

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10/17/2012

The Northern Hemisphere has much more land than the southern. About 7/8 of the world's land area is in the Northern Hemisphere.

Even the Land Hemisphere (half of Earth's surface containing the maximum land area) is still slightly more than half water. Oceans cover 70% of Earth's surface.