List of deepest caves

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The following is a list of the world's deepest caves per documented maximum depth.

Name Depth (m) Length (m) Country Geology Notes
Krubera-Voronja Cave 2197 [1] 16058[2] Georgia
Sarma 1830[2] Georgia
Illuzia-Snezhnaja-Mezhonnogo 1753[2] 24080 [2] Georgia
Gouffre Mirolda 1733[2] France
Vogelshacht and Lamprechtsofen 1632[2] Austria
Jean Bernard System 1602[3] France
Torca del Cerro del Cuevon 1589[2] Spain
Shakta Vjacheslav Pantjukhina 1508[2] Georgia
Čehi 2 1533[2] Slovenia
Sima de la Cornisa – Torca Magali 1507[4] Spain

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "3D model of the Krubera (Voronja) Cave" (VRML). Ukrainian Institute of Speleology and Karstology. Retrieved 2009-04-04. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Great Caves of the World". Portalul Speologilor din Romania. Retrieved 10 May 2014. 
  3. ^ Le gouffre Jean-Bernard, 1602 m: Samoens/Haute-Savoie/France : record du monde de profondeur. Groupe Vulcain. 1991. ISBN 9782741700319. 
  4. ^ "Sistema Sima de la Cornisa - Torca Magali". Federación Española de Espeleología. Retrieved 25 May 2014.