Points Furtherst Below Sea Level
1 Dead Sea
The Dead Sea is the lowest surface point on the Asia Continent, at -409 m below sea level. It is also known as the saltiest sea in the world.
2 Lake Assal
Lake Assal of Africa is the third lowest surface point of the world, at -156 below sea level.
3 Death Valley
The lowest surface point in North America is Death Valley. Located in the Southwest United States (Southern California), it is -86 below sea level.
4 Valdes Peninsula
Located in South America, the Valdes Peninsula is -40 below sea level.
5 Caspian Sea
The Caspian Sea is -28 below sea level and is the sixth lowest surface point on the planet. It can be found in Europe.
6 Lake Eyre
Lake Eyre is the lowest surface point on the Australian Continent. It measures -16 below sea level.
7 Antarctica (ice covered)
Antarctica is technically the lowest surface point on earth, although it is ice covered: -2538 below sea level.
8 Great Victorian
The eighth largest desert in the world is the Great Victorian desert in Australia. It has an area of 250,000 sq miles (647,000.sq. km)