Competitive Exams: Oceanography Basins

Ocean Basins

Pacific Ocean

  1. Philippines East Philippines to South Japan: 5, 000 − 6, 000 m.

  2. Fiji 10° 32° S latitude: 4, 000 m.

  3. East Australian Australia and New Zealand 5, 000 m.

  4. Peru 5° -24° South latitude 4, 000 m.

  5. South west Pacific 20° -50° South latitude 4, 000 m.

Atlantic Ocean

  1. LabradorBetween Greenland in North and New Foundland in South, i.e.. between 40° -50° North 4, 0004500 m.

  2. North American 12° -40° North latitude 5, 0006, 00 m.

  3. Brazilian 30° South latitude from equator, east coast of Brazil in the west to above Para rise in the east 4000 m

  4. Spanish From Iberian peninsula to 50° N. 5, 000 m.

  5. Cape Verde 10° -23.5° N. 5, 000 m.

  6. Giunian From Giunia Ridge to Sierra Leonne 5, 000 m.

  7. Angola From equator to 30° S. 5, 000 m.

  8. South and North Canary Near Morocco 5, 000m.

Indian Ocean

  1. Oman Near Oman 6, 658 m.

  2. Arabia Between Laccadine and Socotra.

  3. Somali Between Socotra and Seychelles 3600 m.

  4. Mauritius 3, 6006, 391 m.

  5. Mascarene Between Madagascar and Seychelles

  6. Agulhas Natal Near Corozet Ridge 3, 600 m.