Interesting Facts About Earth
70% of the Earth’s Surface is Covered in Water
When astronauts first went into the space, they looked back at the Earth with human eyes for the first time.
Based on their observations, the Earth acquired the nickname the “Blue Planet:. And it’s no surprise, seeing as how 70% of our planet is covered with oceans.
The remaining 30% is the solid crust that is located above sea level, hence why it is called the “continental crust”.