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The Pangaean Continents

                                              

Now that the juxtapositions of each continent on the small Earth had been determined by the first model, I was able to look at each continent in detail and establish the geographical relationships they had with each other. We will look at each continent in turn.

 

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The shapes of the continents of Africa and South America fit together perfectly and this suggests that neither has changed its basic shape since they were joined.

 

The following images show this better fit on a smaller radius. With more curvature, Africa wraps around South America’s northern coast, and their two southern tips link together better, too.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THE PANGAEAN
EARTH MODEL
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