How Many Seas Are in the World?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 16, 2020 3:40:32 PM ET
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While the seas of the world are technically all connected into one global ocean, they are commonly divided geographically into five main oceans. These are the Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic and Antarctic Oceans.

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