The Depth of the Ocean

Hello, All!!

I know that learning any thing new is the farthest thing from your mind at this point , but I thought I’d toss out some fun facts for the day. Have fun, everyone. :>)

Greatest Depth in Each Ocean:

Arctic: North Polar Basin  18,040 ft.

Atlantic:  Milwuakee  Depth (Puerto Rico Trench)  30,238 ft.

Indian: Java Trench  24,436 ft.

Pacific:  Challenger Deep (Mariana Trench)  36,192 ft.

Associated Press, World Atlas, New York, 1988, page 6.

Dr. Larry Day is a retired KU J-School professor, humor columnist & author of Day Dreaming: Tales From the Fourth Dementia, a collection of short stories that have NOTHING to do with old age!!

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