Presentation on theme: ". Earth is the only known planet to have oceans. Oceans account for approximately 72% Of the planet’s surface water – oceans : The Pacific, Indian,"— Presentation transcript:
Earth is the only known planet to have oceans. Oceans account for approximately 72% Of the planet’s surface water – oceans : The Pacific, Indian, Southern (Antarctic), Arctic Oceans, Atlantic Ocean.
Separates Asia and Oceania from the Americas The Pacific Ocean is the largest of the Earth's oceanic divisions. It extends from the Arctic in the north to the Southern Ocean
The Atlantic Ocean is the second largest of the world's oceanic divisions. With a total area of about 41,100,000 sq. mi, it covers approximately 20 percent of the Earth's surface and about 29 percent of its water surface area.
The Bermuda Triangle, also known as the Devil's Triangle, is an undefined region in the western part of the North Atlantic Ocean, where a number of aircraft and ships are said to have disappeared under mysterious circumstances.
Washes upon southern Asia and separates Africa and Australia The Indian Ocean is the third largest of the world's oceanic divisions, covering approximately 20% of the water on the Earth's surface
Sometimes considered an extension of the Pacific, Atlantic and Indian Oceans which encircles Antarctica. The Southern Ocean (also known as the Great Southern Ocean, Antarctic Ocean, South Polar Ocean and Austral Ocean) comprises the southernmost waters of the World Ocean
Separates the Americas from Eurasia and Africa The Arctic Ocean, located in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Arctic north polar region, is the smallest and shallowest of the world's five major oceanic divisions.