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Fraser
2017-Apr-17, 04:00 PM
Beneath the Atlantic Ocean is the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, an geological feature that runs north-south and measures some 40,000 km (25,000 mi) in length.
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grapes
2017-Apr-17, 05:11 PM
Beneath the Atlantic Ocean is the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, an geological feature that runs north-south and measures some 40,000 km (25,000 mi) in length.
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Even the article says that the mid-atlantic ridge is only 16,000 kilometers.

It does say that it is part of an ocean mountain chain that extends for 40,389 km, approximately the circumference of the earth.