The childhood myth of digging a hole straight to China is only possible from Argentina.
This Google map shows a location’s antipode: the diametric opposite. In other words, if you picked a location and drew a line straight through the Earth, you would end up at the antipode.
To find your antipode, you can go to the map and drag to your location. The map on the bottom shows the antipode automatically.
NYC’s antipode is in the middle of the Indian Ocean. Test it out for yourself here.
Here’s a map showing that China and Argentina are antipodes:
Photo: antipodemap.com/Google Maps
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