What is the big ocean of India?

Индийский океан

Which is the big ocean in the India?

Along its core, the Indian Ocean has some large marginal or regional seas such as the Arabian Sea, the Laccadive Sea, the Somali Sea, Bay of Bengal, and the Andaman Sea.

Indian Ocean
Max. width 7,600 km (4,700 mi) (Africa to Australia)
Surface area 70,560,000 km2 (27,240,000 sq mi)
Average depth 3,741 m (12,274 ft)

Why is it called Indian Ocean?

The Indian Ocean is named after India because of its strategic location at the head of the ocean from ancient times and its long coastline which is longer than any other country in the Indian Ocean rim.

What are the 5 main seas?

However, our oceans are more commonly geographically divided into the Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic, and Southern (Antarctic) Oceans.

What are the 50 seas?

Atlantic Ocean

  • 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.

How are oceans divided?

Geographers divide the ocean into five major basins: the Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Arctic, and Southern. Smaller ocean regions such as the Mediterranean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, and the Bay of Bengal are called seas, gulfs, and bays.

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