What is the most southerly city?

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Puerto Williams, a growing hamlet draped in snow-covered peaks on the remote southern tip of the South American continent, has been upgraded to the category of “city” by Chilean authorities, making it the world’s southernmost city.

What is the southern part of Argentina called?

Patagonia (Spanish pronunciation: [pataˈɣonja]) refers to a geographical region that encompasses the southern end of South America, governed by Argentina and Chile.

What is Ushuaia Argentina known for?

Ushuaia, Argentina Is Known as the End of the World Puerto Williams is tiny and not considered a city, so Ushuaia, Argentina still holds the title for the southernmost city in the world.

What is the second southernmost city in the world?

Settlements of more than 1,000 inhabitants south of 45°S

Rank Settlement name Latitude/longitude
1 Puerto Williams 54°56′S 67°37′W
2 Ushuaia 54°48′S 68°18′W
3 Tolhuin 54°32′S 67°12′W
4 Río Grande 53°47′S 67°42′W

Which is further south Chile or Argentina?

List of countries by southernmost point

Rank Country Latitude
1 Chile 56°32′S 53°53′S
2 Argentina 55°04′S 52°24′S
3 Australia 55°03′S 43°38′S 39°08′S
Bouvet Island 54°27′S

Do people live in Ushuaia?

Today Ushuaia counts around 56,000 inhabitants.

What country is the most southern part of South America?

Southernmost point can be either: Águila Islet, Diego Ramírez Islands, Chile ( 56°32′16″S 68°43′10″W), or, if the South Sandwich Islands are included as part of South America: Cook Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands ( 59°29′20″S 27°8′40″W)