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Hong Kong | New York Maps
Google Maps Aerial Comparison of Hong Kong and New York.
These two aerial views of Hong Kong and New York, principally Manhattan, were taken at a distance of 14.1 kilometers or 8.75 miles from the Earth's surface.
More than three-quarters of the mountainous Hong Kong SAR is reserved for nature or agriculture. Only 100 square miles is built environment.
New York City and Manhattan both have the opposite ratio: three-quarters is built area and only one-quarter is reserved as parks and open space.
Kowloon, the area north of Hong Kong Island and part of the Chinese mainland, is Hong Kong's most populous and densely-built district.