The Arctic Ocean located in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Arctic
north polar region, is the smallest and shallowest of the world's five major
It consists of the ice-covered Arctic Ocean and surrounding land, including all of
Greenland and Spitsbergen, and the northern parts of Alaska, Canada, Norway, ...
Arctic Ocean, the smallest ocean, c.5,400,000 sq mi (13,986,000 sq km), located
entirely within the Arctic Circle and occupying the region around the North Pole.
The Arctic Ocean is the smallest and the shallowest of the world's five major
oceans. It is located in the Northern Hemisphere and is almost completely ...
The Arctic Ocean is divided by an underwater ocean ridge called the ... cold polar
surface waters to the south and the warmer waters located to the north.
Mar 22, 2016 ... The surface of the planet is approximately 71% water and contains (5) five
oceans, including the Arctic, Atlantic, Indian, Pacific and Southern.
Sep 20, 2015 ... Smallest of the world's oceans, centring approximately on the North Pole. The
Arctic Ocean and its marginal seas—the Chukchi, East Siberian, ...
The map below shows the regional seas that make up the Arctic Ocean, along
with other geographical features. NSIDC scientists often refer to the different seas
The Arctic Ocean is both much smaller than the other oceans as well as more
shallow. This ocean is connected to the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans via small
Apr 12, 2016 ... The Arctic Ocean, located in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Arctic
north polar region, is the smallest and shallowest of the world's ...