Which Is the Largest Man Made Structure on Earth?


The largest man made structure on the earth is the Great China Wall. This structure stretches 8,851.8 km (5,500.3 mi) long. It is a series of stone and earthen fortifications in northern China, built originally to protect the northern borders of the Chinese Empire against intrusions by various nomadic groups.
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The Great Wall of China is the largest man-made structure in the world; it is visible from space, and has been photographed from space.
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Burj Khalifa is the world's tallest structure at 2,716 feet tall.
The largest man made structure on earth is the Great Wall of China which stretches for 8,851.8 km. Its construction began during the reign of Qin Shi Huang, an Emperor of China who lived between 220 to 206 BC. Majority of the wall was however constructed during the Ming Dynasty. This wall is one of the major tourist attractions in the world. Other large human made structures in the world are the Boeing Plant in Washington; with a floor area of 398,000 sq metersand Jean Luc Lagardere Plant in France, which has a volume of about 5.6 million cubic metres.
The largest man-made feature in the world would have to be the Palm Islands in Dubai. These islands can be seen from space, and have a multitude of housing structures built on them. The palms are home to more than a million people, and have an area of about 46 million square metres.
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