Location: Central America Official name: Republic of Guatemala Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1838 / 1838 Capital city: Guatemala City Population: 14.4 million / 344 people per sq mile (133 people per sq km) Total land area: 42,042 square miles (108,890 square km) Language(s) spoken: Quiché, Mam, Cakchiquel, Kekchí, Spanish … Read more

Gulf of Mexico

The Gulf of Mexico is the no. 10th contiguous open water surface on earth. It has a huge, 615 square mile (1,592,800 square km) area and 4,874 square feet (1,486 square meters) average depth. The Gulf of Mexico’s greatest known depth is 12,425 feet (3,787 meters), which can be found at Sigsbee Deep.