The Arctic Ocean is the smallest and shallowest of the world's five major oceans.
..... The average depth of the Arctic Ocean is 1,038 m (3,406 ft). The deepest point
Bathymetric map of the Arctic Ocean showing major shelves, basins, ridges and
The greatest depth (17,850 ft/5,441 m) in the Arctic Ocean is found just N of the
Chukchi Sea. Since the Arctic's connection with the Pacific Ocean is narrow and ...
The roughly circular Arctic Ocean is located entirely within the Arctic Circle and it
is the smallest of the world's ... The Arctic Ocean - Very Deep and Very Cold!
Home page for Arctic Ocean Biodiversity, a Census of Marine Life project. ... the
diversity of marine life in the Arctic, from the sea ice to the deep seafloor.
The Arctic Ocean is the smallest of the world's five ocean basins. ... The average
depth of the Arctic Ocean is 12,000 feet and it is 17,850 feet at its deepest point.
The central part of the Arctic Ocean comprises a series of basins between 3,000
and 5,000 metres deep separated by subsea mountain ridges whose summits ...
Nov 7, 2013 ... The Arctic Ocean consists of a deep Ocean Basin, the broad shelves of the
Barents, Kara, Laptev, East Siberian, Chukchi and Beaufort Seas, ...
Most of the Arctic Ocean is over 1000 m deep and is continuously covered with
ice whose thickness varies between 1-10 m. About one third of the Arctic Ocean ...
Much information on processes and circulation within the Arctic Ocean has
emerged from .... Atlantic Layer, Upper Polar Deep Water (UPDW, characterized
by a ...