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Southern Ocean

Southern OceanThe Southern Ocean is the physique of water that surrounds the continent of Antarctica. The Southern Ocean covers about eight.5 million sq. miles (22 million sq. kilometers). It’s the world’s fourth largest ocean, rating behind the Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian oceans.... Read More

Pacific Ocean

Pacific OceanThe Pacific Ocean is the most important physique of water on the earth. It’s so huge that if all of the continents have been positioned in it, there would nonetheless be room left over. The Pacific Ocean stretches from the Bering Strait within the north to Antarctica within the south. It’s bordered by North and South America within the east and by Asia and Australia within the west. Numerous seas are additionally a part of the Pacific Ocean. They embrace the Bering Sea, the Sea of Japan, and the Coral Sea.... Read More

Ocean

OceanThe ocean is the massive physique of water that covers most of Earth’s floor. Individuals additionally name it the ocean. The ocean holds a lot of the water on Earth.... Read More

Indian Ocean

Indian OceanThe Indian Ocean is the third largest ocean on the earth. It’s virtually completely surrounded by land—Africa, Asia, Australia, and Antarctica. Due to its smaller measurement and its place amongst giant our bodies of land, the Indian Ocean’s tides aren’t as nice because the tides of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. Tides are the rise and fall of the ocean waters. The pull of the solar and the moon causes the tides.... Read More

Bermuda Triangle

Bermuda TriangleThe Bermuda <<buhr MYOO duh>> Triangle is an space of ocean off the southeastern coast of Florida the place many ships and airplanes have disappeared. Additionally it is referred to as the Satan’s Triangle. Nevertheless, business and army boats and planes cross this space safely each day.... Read More

Atlantic Ocean

Atlantic OceanThe Atlantic Ocean is the world’s second largest ocean. Solely the Pacific Ocean is bigger. The Atlantic covers virtually one-sixth of Earth’s floor. For lots of of years, the Atlantic Ocean has been the primary commerce route between Europe and North America.... Read More

Arctic Ocean

Arctic OceanThe Arctic <<AHRK tihk>> Ocean is the world’s smallest ocean. It covers about three,680,000 sq. miles (9,530,000 sq. kilometers). The North Pole is close to the middle.Most of Greenland and the northern elements of Norway, Russia, Alaska, and Canada attain the Arctic Ocean.... Read More