Where in the world can you swim between two tectonic plates?

Where can you stand in 2 continents at once?

Midlina, the Place Where You Can Stand on Two Continents at the Same Time.

How cold is Silfra?

How cold is the water in Silfra? The water temperature in Silfra is 2-4°Celsius all year around. This converts to 35-39°Fahrenheit.

Why is Silfra so clear?

Why is the Water so Clear in Silfra? The cooler the water the clearer it is. The water temperature at Silfra is constantly between 2 and 4C (35 to 39 F), making it too cold for most creatures to live there. However, this is not the main reason for its crystal clarity.

What is the oldest major tectonic plate?

The oldest substantial chunk of Earth’s crust has been found in Greenland, and dates back at least 3.8 billion years.

Can you be in two continents at once?

Once you are around 200 feet underwater, you can touch the Eurasian and North American continents at the same time. “To be there and physically touch two continents at once is something you can do nowhere else on earth,” Scott Wilson, Silfra diver and travel videographer, says in a Smithsonian Magazine article.

What two continents can you touch in Iceland?

Iceland’s Silfra fissure is one of the only places where you can dive between two continents. In some cases the space is so narrow, you can touch North America and Europe at once.

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