Distance between Shantou, China and the South Pole

12620 km = 7842 miles

Shantou, China: basic facts and figures

Country: China
Shantou coordinates: 23°22′05″ N, 116°42′53″ E
Population: 5,329,024
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Wikipedia article: Shantou

The South Pole: basic facts and figures

The South Pole is a point where imaginary Earth's axis of rotation crosses the Earth's surface in the Southern Hemisphere.
The South Pole is the southernmost place on Earth. The South Pole latitude is 90° South. The South Pole longitude is undefined, because the South Pole is a point where all the meridians meet.
For the same reason the South Pole has no time zone.
For software and devices using GPS satellite navigation system 0° West may be used as conditional South Pole longitude.

The South Pole coordinates: 90°00′00″ S
Wikipedia article: the South Pole