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
Veryovkina Cave 2212[1] 13,500 Georgia
Krubera-Voronja Cave 2197[2] 16,058[3] Georgia
Sarma 1830[3] Georgia
Illuzia-Snezhnaja-Mezhonnogo 1753[3] 24,080[3] Georgia
Gouffre Mirolda 1733[3] France
Vogelschacht and Lamprechtsofen 1632[3] Austria
Jean Bernard System 1602[4] France
Torca del Cerro del Cuevón 1589[3] Spain
Sistema Huautla 1545[5] 64,200[5] Mexico
Čehi 2 1533[3] Slovenia
Shakta Vjacheslav Pantjukhina 1508[3] Georgia
Sima de la Cornisa – Torca Magali 1507[6] Spain

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  1. ^ "Speleoclub "Perovo" (Moscow) Updates". Ukrainian Institute of Speleology and Karstology. Archived from the original (VRML) on 2018-01-24. Retrieved 2009-04-04. 
  2. ^ "3D model of the Krubera (Voronja) Cave". Ukrainian Institute of Speleology and Karstology. Archived from the original (VRML) on 2009-04-01. Retrieved 2009-04-04. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Great Caves of the World". Portalul Speologilor din Romania. Archived from the original on 12 May 2014. Retrieved 10 May 2014. 
  4. ^ Le gouffre Jean-Bernard, 1602 m: Samoens/Haute-Savoie/France : record du monde de profondeur. Groupe Vulcain. 1991. ISBN 9782741700319. 
  5. ^ a b "Sistema Huautla Becomes Deepest Cave in the Western Hemisphere". CavingNews. April 3, 2013. Retrieved 22 Jan 2015. 
  6. ^ "Sistema Sima de la Cornisa - Torca Magali". Federación Española de Espeleología. Retrieved 25 May 2014.