Looking at our Earth from space, it is obvious that we live on a water planet. Ocean covers over 70 percent of Earth's surface and contains about 97 percent of Earth's surface water. How much do you know about our ocean?
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- Sea level isn’t level at all. The ocean has hills and valleys similar to what we see on the land's surface. Ocean surface highs and lows are known as:
- Tides are caused by:
- NASA has been measuring sea surface height from space since 1992. Over that period, average global sea level has:
- The ocean affects the climate on our planet.
- What is sea surface salinity?