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Extreme points of Argentina


This is a list of the extreme points of Argentina, the points that are farther north, south, east or west than any other location, and the highest and lowest points.

Latitude and longitude

Argentina

Northernmost point: Northernmost point of Jujuy Province:

Southernmost point: Cape San Pio, Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego, Tierra del Fuego Province:

Westernmost point: Cerro Agasiz, Santa Cruz Province:

Easternmost point: Bernardo de Irigoyen, Misiones Province:

If the Argentine claims on South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands are considered, the southernmost point is Thule Island: . If Argentine Antarctica claims are considered (in contradiction of the Antarctic Treaty) the southernmost point is at the South Pole .

If Argentine Antarctica claims are considered (in contradiction of the Antarctic Treaty) the westernmost part is the 74W meridian over Antarctica.

If the Argentine claims on South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands are considered, the easternmost point is Montagu Island: .

Argentina (mainland)

Northernmost point: Northernmost point of Jujuy Province

Southernmost point: Monte Dinero, Santa Cruz Province

Westernmost point: Cerro Agasiz, Santa Cruz

Easternmost point: Bernardo de Irigoyen, Misiones Province

Altitude

Highest point: Aconcagua, Mendoza, 6,962 m

Lowest point: Laguna del Carbon, Santa Cruz, -105 m

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