The south pacific s french polynesia region e. Countries a list u s.
Fiji and its many islands are the best value group in this ocean english speaking not so far from australia or new zealand and well set up to look after backpackers and their needs.
Map of the pacific ocean and surrounding countries. The maps show the south china sea an arm of the western pacific ocean in southeast asia south of china east and south of vietnam west of the philippines and north of the island of borneo. The pacific ocean is bounded on the west by asia and australia. Tahiti moorea bora bora is generally the most expensive area and need we say french speaking.
At 165 250 000 square kilometers 63 800 000 square miles in area as defined with an antarctic. The pacific ocean is the largest and deepest of earth s oceanic divisions. 35 x 28 5 scale.
Arctic ocean is in the north of pacific ocean and antarctic ocean in the south. This mercator projection map shows the pacific ocean and the surrounding land areas. The body of water is bounded by the east coast of the malay peninsula and the southern part of the gulf of thailand.
It extends from the arctic ocean in the north to the southern ocean or depending on definition to antarctica in the south and is bounded by the continents of asia and australia in the west and the americas in the east. Map of the islands of the pacific ocean. And on the east by north and south america.
Online map of pacific ocean. The sea covers approximately 3 700 000 km 1 350 000 sq mi this is larger than the area of india. 2982×2458 2 71 mb go to map.
Geographic features of the pacific ocean. Included on the map are political boundaries major cities major airports and an ocean depth chart. Pacific ocean maps pacific ocean location map.
The pacific ocean is the largest and deepest of the world s five oceans with an area of 60 06 million square miles 155 557 million square kilometers it stretches from the arctic ocean in the north to the southern ocean in the south. The pacific ocean is the largest among all other oceans has a total area of 168 723 000 km which is almost 47 of total water bodies in the earth. Probably the most beautiful well sorted i.
Beach resorts a list ski resorts a list islands a list oceans and seas. Paclii map of the islands of the pacific ocean member countries of the pacific islands legal information institute cook islands fiji islands kiribati nauru niue marshall islands samoa solomon islands tokelau tonga tuvalu vanuatu. Northeast pacific basin southeast pacific basin southwest pacific basin central pacific basin.
Detailed map of pacific ocean. Extending approximately 15 500 kilometres 9 600 mi from the bering sea in the arctic to the northern extent of the circumpolar southern ocean at 60 s the pacific reaches its greatest east west width at about 5 n latitude where it stretches approximately 19 800 kilometres 12 300 mi from indonesia to the coast of colombia and peru halfway across the world and more than five times the diameter of the moon. North to alaska south to tasmania east to haiti and west to east china.
It is located between eastern coast lines of asia and africa and the western coastlines of the american continents. East pacific rise nazca ridge mid pacific mountains hawaiian ridge emperor seamounts largest basins.