A marginal sea is an area of water that is a “partially enclosed sea adjacent to or widely open to the open ocean” (Wikipedia.org). The Indian Ocean shares its borders with seven marginal seas. The following is a list of those seas arranged by area. All figures were obtained from Wikipedia.
What seas are around India?
India is located in the southern part of Asia and borders the Arabian Sea, the Indian Ocean, and the Bay of Bengal.
What are the 7 seas and 5 Oceans?
More modernly, the seven seas have been used to describe regions of the five oceans—the Arctic, North Atlantic, South Atlantic, North Pacific, South Pacific, Indian, and Southern Oceans.
What are the 50 seas?
- Hudson Bay. James Bay.
- Baffin Bay init fam.
- Gulf of St. Lawrence.
- Caribbean Sea.
- Gulf of Mexico.
- Sargasso Sea.
- North Sea. Baltic Sea. Gulf of Bothnia.
- Irish Sea.
What are the 8 seas?
The Earth’s many waters
The following table lists the world’s oceans and seas, according to area and average depth, including the Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean, Southern Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, Arctic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, Bering Sea, and more.