Our new Miss Earth 2009 is Miss Brazil, Larissa Ramos. Larissa stands 178cm, 20, from Manaus in Brazil. Brazil wins its second Miss Earth crown since Priscilla Meirelles won in 2004.
Miss Earth 2009 - Brazil
Miss Air (1st Runner-up) - Philippines
Miss Water (2nd Runner-up) - Venezuela
Miss Fire (3rd Runner-up) - Spain
Finalists (Top 8)
Colombia, Martinique, Poland & Thailand
Semi-finalists (Top 16)
France, Georgia, India, Korea, Northern Ireland, Paraguay, Singapore & South Africa
A total of 5 latinas in the top 16. South American contestants are always strong, there are only 7 South American countries competing this year, 4 of them (Brazil, Colombia, Paraguay and Venezuela) made the semi-final. Congratulations!
Final top 4, Spain, Philippines, Brazil and Venezuela (3 of them are latinas...wow!)
Miss Water (2nd Runner-up) is Miss Venezuela, Jessica Barboza
Miss Fire (3rd Runner-up) is Miss Spain, Alejandra Echevarria
Miss Colombia and Miss Paraguay became the semi-finalists in Miss Earth 2009
4 years ago