The Arctic Ocean is the smallest ocean in the world and is about 8 percent of the size of the Pacific Ocean. Its water is consistently cold with temperatures ranging between minus 30 to minus 70 degrees Celsius throughou... More »

As a system of interconnected bodies of salt water, oceans cover 70 percent of the earth's surface and hold 97 percent of the planet's water supply. The five major oceans of the world are the Pacific Ocean, the Atlantic ... More »

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Oceans cover the majority of the Earth's surface, which is why the Earth appears blue from outer space. Oceans cover over 129 million square miles of Earth, which is about 65.7 percent of the Earth's surface. The deepest... More »

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The shallowest ocean in the world is the Arctic Ocean. It has an average depth of 3,407 feet. The Arctic Ocean is the smallest of the Earth's oceans and covers about 3 percent of the world's surface area. More »

The smallest ocean in the world is the Arctic Ocean. Located in the northern polar region, this ocean covers approximately 5.4 million square miles. Countries that border this ocean include Canada, Greenland, Russia, Nor... More »

The smallest ocean in the world is the Arctic Ocean at the top of the Northern Hemisphere mostly in the Arctic Circle. The Arctic Ocean is ten times smaller than the Pacific Ocean, which is the largest ocean in the world... More »

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The Pacific Ocean is the world's largest ocean. With an area of 63.8 million square miles, or 165.25 million square kilometers, it covers around a third of the Earth's total area, more than all the land in the world. More »