3145×2440 2 2 mb go to map. The southern ocean contains the waters that surround antarctica and sometimes is considered an extension of pacific atlantic and indian oceans.
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Pacific ocean map with name. Covering approximately 59 million square miles and containing more than half of the free water on earth the pacific is by far the largest of the world s ocean basins. Map of pacific ocean with cities. Online map of pacific ocean.
2961×2473 2 95 mb go to map. The pacific ocean is the largest of the earth s oceans. The maximum depth is 10 911 m 35 797 ft.
The southern ocean was delineated by land based limits the continent of. 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. Pacific ocean maps pacific ocean location map.
Pacific ocean depth map nautical chart the marine chart shows water depth and hydrology on an interactive map. At 165 2 million square kilometers 63 8 million square miles in area it covers about 46 of the earth s water surface and about one third of its total surface. Sometimes it refers to only those islands covered by oceania.
Pacific ocean major ports map. This map shows pacific ocean countries cities major ports. In some common uses the term pacific islands refers to the islands of the pacific ocean once colonized by the british french spaniards portuguese dutch united states and japanese such as the pitcairn islands taiwan and borneo.
The umbrella term pacific islands may take on several meanings. This higher water level in the west and descending slope gradient of water surface from west to east make the oceanic water flow in easterly direction in the name of counter equatorial current which is the most developed counter current in the pacific ocean. In 1928 the first edition of the international hydrographic organization s iho limits of oceans and seas publication included the southern ocean around antarctica.
This counter equatorial current is extended upto the panama bay. Pacific ocean political map. The pacific ocean is the world s biggest and deepest ocean it stretches from the arctic ocean to the southern ocean.
It extends from the arctic in the north to the southern ocean in the south bounded by asia and australia in the west and the americas in the east. How did the pacific ocean get its name. The ocean s western border touches asia and australia while its eastern border touches north and south america the pacific ocean occupies 33 3 of the earth s surface with an area of 63 6 million square miles.
At 165 250 000 square kilometers 63 800 000 square miles in area as defined with an antarctic. Explorer ferdinand magellan named the pacific ocean in the 16th century. Click for explore the depth map now.
The pacific ocean is the largest and deepest of earth s oceanic divisions. Detailed map of pacific ocean. Pacific ocean is located in the usa state.