An international team of geologists said that on Earth seven continents, and eight, they took Zealand, which is a continent with an area of 5 million km2.
According to them, the eighth continent includes all the Islands of New Zealand and New Caledonia. They added that the land areas may not be Islands, and the tops of the huge continent that is submerged under water.
It is known that if the eighth continent and exists, in size it is larger than the area of India, its area is quite impressive. According to geologists, the continent could sink into the Pacific ocean 23 million years ago after he separated from Australia 85 million years ago. In addition, it is possible that the continent was connected to Antarctica.